Saturday 17 September 1898
8.00pm
Queen's Hall

  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in C major 'Emperor', Hob. III:77, Op 76.3 No. 2 Poco adagio, cantabile - In memory of the late Empreess of Austria Proms premiere of this arrangement
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood arranger
  • Karl [Károly] Goldmark

    Overture 'Sakuntala', Op 13
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Florence Aylward

    Belovèd, it is morn
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Alice Gomez soprano
  • Tom Harrison Frewin

    Album Leaf Proms premiere
    • Victor Borlée flute
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • W. G. Smith flute
    • (Joseph) Charles Steiner flute
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Lieder ohne Worte (arr. Albert Fransella) No. 34 in C major: Presto 'Spinnerlied' (Op. 67 No. 4) Proms premiere of this arrangement
    • W. G. Smith flute
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • (Joseph) Charles Steiner flute
    • Victor Borlée flute
  • Alexander Campbell Mackenzie

    Benedictus, Op 37.3
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    La forza del destino Recit and Air 'Oh! tu che in seno agli angeli'
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Ellison Hoose tenor
  • Richard Wagner

    Rienzi, WWV 49 Overture
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Pablo Sarasate

    Zigeunerweisen, Op 20
    • Percy Frostick violin
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Camille Saint-Saëns

    Le rouet d'Omphale, Op 31 Proms premiere
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    Lucia di Lammermoor No. 13b Aria 'Ardon gl'incensi' Act 3 Scene 2
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Albert Fransella flute
    • Kate Bensberg mezzo-soprano
  • Frederic Cowen

    The Language of Flowers, Suite No. 1 No. 2 Lilac
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • Frederic Cowen

    The Language of Flowers, Suite No. 1 No. 5 Yellow Jasmine
  • Richard Wagner

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

    To welcome you Proms premiere
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Alice Gomez soprano
  • Adolf Jensen

    7 Gesänge aus dem Spanischen Liederbuch, Op 21 No. 4 Murmelndes Lüftchen Proms premiere
    • Percy Pitt piano
    • Ellison Hoose tenor
  • Frederic Clay

    She wandered down the mountain side
    • Kate Bensberg mezzo-soprano
    • Percy Pitt piano
  • Franz Lachner

    Suite No. 1 in D minor, Op 113 Marche célèbre
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • New Queen's Hall Orchestra (1895-1914, Queen's Hall Orchestra)
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