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Prom 40: Beethoven's 9th Symphony

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.

2 hours

Last on

Wed 31 Mar 2010 00:50

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterCharles Hazlewood
PerformerRebecca Evans
PerformerCaitlin Hulcup
PerformerAnthony Griffey
PerformerJames Rutherford
PerformerIlan Volkov
DirectorRodney Greenberg
ProducerAnna Starkey
Executive ProducerSue Judd
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