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 Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jiří Bělohlávek conductor
Presented by Louise Fryer and Andrew McGregor.
Photo: Andrew Eccles