Ahead of the 150th anniversary of Hector Berlioz, Valentina Peleggi, Resident Conductor of the OSESP São Paulo Symphony Orchestra and Principal Conductor of their professional chorus, makes her debut with the BBC Singers.
This programme draws on works by Italian and German composers who either provided inspiration to Berlioz, or who drew inspiration from him.
Christoph Willibald Gluck
De profundis clamavi
Ludwig van Beethoven
Offertorium from Requiem in C Minor
Agnus Dei from Requiem in C Minor
Carl Maria Von Weber
Missa Sancta No. 2: Gloria
Wesendonck Lieder: Im Treibhaus
Part ofBBC Singers 2018-19
- Prom 54: Duke Ellington’s Sacred Music29 Aug 2019 Royal Albert Hall
- Prom 75: Last Night of the Proms14 Sep 2019 Royal Albert Hall
- Sofi Jeannin conducts Weir, Tüür and Messiaen18 Oct 2019 Milton Court, London
- Singers at Six: Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams and Emily Howard1 Nov 2019 St Giles' Cripplegate, London