Wednesday 5 August 1970
7.30pm
Royal Albert Hall

  • George Frideric Handel

    Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351
    • English Chamber Orchestra
    • Raymond Leppard conductor
    • Charles Spinks harpsichord
  • Michael Tippett

    Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli
    • José-Luís García violin
    • English Chamber Orchestra
    • John Tunnell violin
    • Michael Tippett conductor
    • Kenneth Heath cello
  • Purcell

    Hail, bright Cecilia, Z 328 Proms premiere
    • James Bowman counter-tenor
    • Charles Spinks harpsichord
    • Kenneth Bowen tenor
    • Leslie Pearson organ
    • Paul Esswood counter-tenor
    • April Cantelo soprano
    • Neil Howlett baritone
    • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
    • Benjamin Luxon baritone
    • English Chamber Orchestra
    • Raymond Leppard conductor

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