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Prom 40: Comedy Prom

BBC PROMS 2011

Recorded at the Royal Albert Hall, London

Back in August, maverick Australian comedian Tim Minchin brought his own inimitable style of musical fun to the Royal Albert Hall as he hosted this first ever Comedy Prom. He's joined by pianist Danny Driver, who takes on both Reizenstein's Concerto popolare and conductor Andrew Litton. Soprano Susan Bullock, cabaret duo Kit and the Widow, and conducting sensation Sue Perkins all make an appearance alongside the ever versatile BBC Concert Orchestra and MD Jules Buckley.

Performers include:
Tim Minchin
Sue Perkins
Kit and the Widow
Susan Bullock (soprano)
Danny Driver (piano)
Beardyman
The Boy with Tape on his Face
Doc Brown
The Mongrels

BBC Concert Orchestra
Jules Buckley (conductor)
Andrew Litton (conductor).

Release date:

2 hours

Last on

Mon 2 Jan 2012 19:30

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