Saturday 5 September 1896
8.00pm
Queen's Hall

  • Chopin

    Polonaise in A major, Op 40.1 (orch. Alexander Glazunov)
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Léo Délibes

    Coppélia No. 10b Valse Act 2
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Léo Délibes

    Coppélia No. 1b Mazurka Act 1
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    I vespri siciliani – 'À toi que j'ai chérie' Aria 'Mercè, dilette amiche' Act 5
    • Lydia Leburn soprano
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Hector Berlioz

    La damnation de Faust, Op 24 Ballet des sylphes
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Henry Wood

    Darling, how I love thee Proms premiere
    • Lloyd Chandos tenor
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Théodore Dubois

    Xavière Entr'acte-Rigaudon UK premiere
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Théodore Dubois

    Xavière Danses Cévenoles UK premiere
  • Théodore Dubois

    Xavière Marche des Batteurs UK premiere
  • Armand Reynaud

    Merle et Pinson Proms premiere
    • The Park Sisters arranger
  • Otto Nicolai

    Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor Overture
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Alphonse Hasselmans

    Ballade Proms premiere
    • Miriam Timothy harp
  • INTERVAL
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Henry VIII No. 5 Graceful Dance
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Frank Lewis Moir

    The Harbour Bay
    • Belle Cole contralto
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Richard Wagner

    Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg No. 1 Prelude Act 1
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhäuser, Grand Fantasia, WWV 70 (arr. unknown)
    • Thomas Colton trombone
    • Walter M Malsch oboe
    • Miriam Timothy harp
    • Arthur W Payne violin
    • Edwin James bassoon
    • Friedrich Adolf Borsdorf horn
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Howard Reynolds cornet
    • J(ames) H. Guilmartin euphonium
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • Manuel Gomez clarinet
    • Charles Ould cello
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Frances Allitsen

    A song of thanksgiving Proms premiere
    • Lydia Leburn soprano
    • Henry Wood organ
  • Traditional

    Lucy Long (arr. Frederick Godfrey)
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Edwin James bassoon
  • Michael Balfe

    Come into the garden, Maud
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Lloyd Chandos tenor
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Lost Chord
    • Howard Reynolds cornet
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Arthur Henry Behrend

    The Silver Chord Proms premiere
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Belle Cole contralto
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer

    Le prophète Coronation March Act 4 Scene 2
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor

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