Proms 2019
17 Aug 2019, Royal Albert Hall
Previous Event
19:30 Sat 17 Aug 2019 Next Event

Proms 2019 Prom 41: Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov, Lyadov & Glazunov

Prom 41
Prom 41: Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov, Lyadov & Glazunov
19:30 Sat 17 Aug 2019 Royal Albert Hall
Rachmaninov’s First Piano Concerto is the centerpiece of an all-Russian programme by Vladimir Jurowski and the LPO, which also includes the dance-filled suite from Rimsky-Korsakov’s Mlada and Glazunov’s big-hearted Fifth Symphony.
Rachmaninov’s First Piano Concerto is the centerpiece of an all-Russian programme by Vladimir Jurowski and the LPO, which also includes the dance-filled suite from Rimsky-Korsakov’s Mlada and Glazunov’s big-hearted Fifth Symphony.

Programme

      • Mlada – suite(18 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: world premiere, 1898
      • Piano Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor(29 mins)(original version, 1891) Henry Wood Novelties: world premiere, 1900
        • interval
        • Baba-Yaga(4 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1906
        • Kikimora(9 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1917
        • From the Apocalypse(9 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1914
        • Symphony No. 5 in B flat major(33 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1897

    About This Event

    Vladimir Jurowski conducts an all-Russian concert of works whose world or UK premieres were given by Proms founder-conductor Henry Wood.

    It features Rimsky-Korsakov’s dance-filled suite from his opera Mlada, Rachmaninov’s ebullient early piano concerto, a trio of colourful tone-poems by Lyadov and Glazunov’s heroic Fifth Symphony.

    Approx. end time: 22:30

    Image: Vladimir Jurowski © Vera Zhuravleva

    Part of

    Proms 2019

    Search Proms 2019