Prom 40: Beethoven's 9th Symphony

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Duration: 2 hours

Charles Hazlewood introduces the annual Proms performance of Beethoven's 9th, his life-affirming choral symphony, recorded earlier in the season with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, soloists Rebecca Evans, Caitlin Hulcup, Anthony Dean Griffey and James Rutherford, with the City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus conducted by Ilan Volkov.

Stravinsky's ballet music Orpheus opens the programme.

Credits

Presenter
Charles Hazlewood
Performer
Rebecca Evans
Performer
Caitlin Hulcup
Performer
Anthony Griffey
Performer
James Rutherford
Performer
Ilan Volkov
Director
Rodney Greenberg
Producer
Anna Starkey
Executive Producer
Sue Judd

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