American soprano Renee Fleming (pictured) tops the billing for the grand finale to the 2010 Proms season, young Ukrainian viola player Maxim Rysanov shows off his virtuosity, and there is a chance for everyone to sing 'You'll never walk alone' as thousands of people in parks up and down the UK form a gigantic choir.

World Service broadcast programme:
Jonathan Dove: A Song of Joys
(BBC commission, world premiere)
Smetana: Dalibor – 'Dobrá! Já mu je dám! … Jak je mi?'
Dvořák: Rusalka – Song to the Moon
Vaughan Williams: Suite for viola and small orchestra – Prelude; Galop
Rodgers and Hammerstein: Carousel – 'You'll never walk alone'
Trad, arr. Nic Raine: Fisher's Hornpipe
Arne: Rule, Britannia!
Parry, orch. Elgar: Jerusalem

Renée Fleming soprano
Maxim Rysanov viola
BBC Singers
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiří Bělohlávek conductor

Presented by Louise Fryer and Andrew McGregor.

Photo: Andrew Eccles

55 minutes

Last on

Sun 12 Sep 2010 22:05 GMT
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