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Prom 66 (part 2): Family Matinee: The Big Proms Bear Hunt

BBC Proms, 2013 Season, Prom 66 Episode 2 of 2

1 hour, 15 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 01 September 2013

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, the Liverpool Philharmonic Children's Choirs, In Harmony Liverpool, all under conductor Matthew Coorey combine forces with storyteller Michael Rosen and illustrator Tony Ross, live at the BBC Proms, in The Big Proms Bear Hunt, a family matinee including music by Mussorgsky, Grieg and Stravinsky.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London

Presented by Louise Fryer

John Adams: Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Jonathan Willcocks: Meet the Orchestra
Ian Stephens: We're going on a bear hunt
Klaus Badelt arr. Stephens: Pirates of the Caribbean
Alan Menken arr. Stephens: Under the Sea
Villa-Lobos: Little train of the Caipira (Bachianas Brasileiras No. 2)
Humperdinck: Hansel and Gretel - Evening Prayer
Mussorgsky: Great Gate of Kiev

4.25pm Interval

Mussorgsky: Great Gate of Kiev
Grieg: 'In the Hall of the Mountain' King from Peer Gynt
Shostakovich: A Spin through Moscow (Cheryomushki)
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker - Trepak
Arturo Marquez: Danzon No. 2 - excerpt
Britten: Nocturne from Matinées Musicales
Elgar: The Wild Bears, from "The Wand of Youth, Suite No.2"
Ian Stephens: The "scramble back home" music
Stravinsky: The Firebird - Berceuse and Finale

Michael Rosen (storyteller)
Tony Ross (illustrator)
In Harmony Liverpool
Liverpool Philharmonic Children's Choirs
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Matthew Coorey (conductor).


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