Saturday 15 October 1898
8.00pm
Queen's Hall

  • Edvard Grieg

    Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1, Op 46
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Charles-François Gounod

    Faust No. 13 Recitative & aria 'O Dieu! que de bijoux!...Ah! je ris de me voir' Act 3
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Kate Bensberg mezzo-soprano
  • Giovanni Bottesini

    Tarantella in A minor Proms premiere
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Claude Hobday double bass
  • Ruperto Chapí (y Lorente)

    La corte de Granada Serenade Proms premiere of this arrangement
    • Percy Egerton clarinet
    • Manuel Gomez clarinet
    • George Waddell Anderson clarinet
    • Francisco Gomez arranger
  • Nicolò Paganini

    Moto perpetuo in C major, Op 11 (arr. Percy Pitt)
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Johannes Donjon

    Invocation World premiere
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • Percy Pitt organ
  • Franz Doppler

    L'oiseau des bois, Op 21 World premiere
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • Friedrich Adolf Borsdorf horn
    • T.R. Busby horn
    • Alfred Edwin Brain Snr horn
    • R Livesey horn
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried No. 16 Nothung! Nothung! Neidliches Schwert! Act 1 Scene 3
    • Philip Brozel tenor
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    2 Lieder ohne Worte (orch. Ernest Guiraud) No. 30 in A major: Allegretto grazioso 'Frühlingslied' (Op. 62 No. 6)
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    2 Lieder ohne Worte (orch. Ernest Guiraud) No. 34 in C major: Presto 'Spinnerlied' (Op. 67 No. 4)
  • INTERVAL
  • Emile Dunkler

    27 Morceaux de genre, Op 19 Chanson à boire
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • William Henry Squire cello
  • Léo Délibes

    Sylvia No. 20 Variation dansée Act 3
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Léo Délibes

    Sylvia No. 6 Valse lente Act 1
  • Charles-François Gounod

    La reine de Saba Recitative & aria 'Inspirez-moi, race divine...Prête-moi ton aide' Act 2
    • Herbert Grover tenor
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Giovanni Sgambati

    2 Pieces, Op 24 No. 1 Romance Proms premiere
    • Johannes Wolff violin
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Henryk Wieniawski

    Valse Caprice in E major, Op 7
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Johannes Wolff violin
  • Ferdinand Hérold

    Zampa Overture
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Richard Wagner

    Tannhäuser, Grand Fantasia, WWV 70 (arr. unknown)
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • J. M. Coward

    Love Me
    • The Audience
    • J. M. Coward conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Michael Balfe

    The Bohemian Girl Aria 'I dreamt that I dwelt in marble halls' Act 2
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Kate Bensberg mezzo-soprano
  • Traditional

    Lucy Long (arr. Frederick Godfrey)
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Edwin James bassoon
  • Frederic Clay

    Lalla Rookh (arr. composer for voice and piano) Aria 'I'll sing thee songs of Araby'
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Herbert Grover tenor
  • Arthur Sullivan

    The Lost Chord (arr. Henry Wood)
    • Frederick L Kettlewell cornet
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Charles-François Gounod

    La reine de Saba March for the entrance of Belkis and Solomon Act 1 Scene 2
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Anonymous

    National Anthem
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor

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