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Proms on Four: Orchestras of the World - Bamberg Symphony Orchestra

From the Royal Albert Hall, the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jonathan Nott perform Mahler's Fifth Symphony, opening a Thursday night season featuring Orchestras of the World at the BBC Proms.

Katie Derham introduces this popular work by Mahler with its intensely lyrical fourth movement, the Adagietto, written as a love letter to the composer's young wife Alma and later made famous when featured in the film Death in Venice.

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1 hour, 25 minutes

Last on

Thu 18 Jul 2013 19:35

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterKatie Derham
DirectorOliver Macfarlane
ProducerJulie Heptonstall
ConductorJonathan Nott
OrchestraBamberg Symphony Orchestra