The Philharmonia Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen live at the BBC Proms with the UK Premiere of Peter Eötvös's DoReMi, and Bruckner's mighty Symphony no.7
Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Donald Macleod
Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor - Overture
Peter Eötvös: DoReMi (UK premiere)
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 in E major
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
Tonight's Prom features the UK premiere of Peter Eötvös's 2nd violin concerto titled DoReMi, and described by soloist Midori as "so rhapsodic and so individual". The Philharmonia under Esa-Pekka Salonen then perform Bruckner's tribute to Wagner, his mighty Symphony no.7, complete with Wagner tubas.
This Prom will be repeated on Tuesday 3rd September at 2pm.