Another chance to hear the Philharmonia Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen at the BBC Proms with the UK Premiere of Peter Eötvös's DoReMi, and Bruckner's mighty Symphony no.7. Presented from the Royal Albert Hall, London by by Donald Macleod
Presented by Louise Fryer
Mozart: Der Schauspieldirektor - Overture
Peter Eötvös: DoReMi (UK premiere)
Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 in E major
Esa-Pekka Salonen (conductor)
This afternoon's Prom repeat features the UK premiere of Peter Eötvös's second 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 Seventh Symphony, complete with Wagner tubas.
Plus highlights from last year's City of London Festival.