• Sat 13 Sep 2014

    19:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms
    • Gavin Higgins b.1983
    • Velocity
      BBC commission: world premiere
    • Malcolm Arnold 1921–2006
    • Overture 'Peterloo'
      new choral version with lyrics by Sir Tim Rice: world premier
    • William Walton 1902–1983
    • Façade
    • Ernest Chausson 1855–1899
    • Poème
    • John Tavener 1944–2013
    • Song for Athene
    • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
    • Taillefer
    • Aram Khachaturian 1903–1978
    • Gayane
    • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Tzigane
    • Jerome Kern 1885–1945
    • Show Boat
    • Trad.
    • Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho (arr. R. Williams)
    • Mary Poppins
    • John Ansell 1874–1948
    • Plymouth Hoe
    • Thomas Arne 1710–1778
    • Rule, Britannia! (arr. Sargent) Rule, Britannia! (arr. Sargent) Also known as: Rule, Britannia! (arr. Malcolm Sargent)
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D major, 'Land of Hope and Glory'
    • Unknown
    • The National Anthem (arr. Britten) The National Anthem (arr. Britten) Also known as: The National Anthem (arr. Benjamin Britten)
    • Janine Jansen violin
    • Elizabeth Watts soprano
    • John Daszak tenor
    • Roderick Williams baritone
    • BBC Singers
    • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sakari Oramo conductor

    Sakari Oramo directs his first Last Night of the Proms

  • Wed 24 Sep 2014

    Barbican, London
    Celebrating the BBC Singers at 90
    • John Adams b.1947
    • My Father Knew Charles Ives
    • Judith Weir b.1954
    • Vertue
    • John Tavener 1944–2013
    • Song for Athene
    • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Hymn to St Cecilia, Op 27
    • Charles Ives 1874–1954
    • Symphony No. 4
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • BBC Singers
    • Andrew Litton Conductor
    • David Hill Conductor
    • William Wolfram Piano

    American classics by Charles Ives and John Adams.

  • Wed 24 Sep 2014

    St Giles' Cripplegate, London
    BBC Singers at 90
    • Gabriel Jackson b.1962
    • Winter Heavens
    • Sir Lennox Berkeley 1903–1989
    • There Was Neither Grass Nor Corn
    • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • A Shepherd's Carol
    • Michael Tippett 1905–1998
    • The Weeping Babe
    • Edward Cowie b.1943
    • Lyre Bird Motet
    • Judith Bingham b.1952
    • Unpredictable but unprovidential
    • Paul Crabtree b.1960
    • Flite
      BBC Commission and World Premier
    • Bob Chilcott b.1955
    • Weather Report
    • BBC Singers
    • Paul Brough Conductor
    • Stephen Cleobury Conductor
    • Bob Chilcott conductor

    On their 90th birthday, the BBC Singers perform some of the works written for them

  • Tue 30 Sep 2014

    19:30 Cadogan Hall, London
    BBC Singers and Fretwork
    • Orlando Gibbons 1583–1625
    • O clap your hands together
    • William Byrd 1540–1623
    • Christ rising again
    • Christopher Tye 1505–1572
    • Christ Rising from the Dead
    • Thea Musgrave b.1928
    • Wild Winter
    • Orlando Gibbons 1583–1625
    • The Cryes of London
    • What is our life!
    • In nomine (unspecified)
    • Behold, thou hast made my days
    • Nico Muhly b.1981
    • My Days
    • BBC Singers
    • Fretwork
    • Andrew Carwood Conductor

    BBC Singers and Fretwork