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Proms 2012 Prom 20: The Wallace & Gromit Prom: Musical Marvels!

Prom 20: The Wallace & Gromit Prom: Musical Marvels!
Prom 20: The Wallace & Gromit Prom: Musical Marvels!
15:30 Sun 29 Jul 2012 Royal Albert Hall
Wallace & Gromit appear in a new Proms adventure, before a screening of A Matter of Loaf and Death – plus classical favourites.
Wallace & Gromit appear in a new Proms adventure, before a screening of A Matter of Loaf and Death – plus classical favourites.

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About this event

The world premiere of a new show, with classical favourites for all the family – including music by John Adams, Debussy and Shostakovich – plus specially filmed new Wallace & Gromit animations, featuring the dynamic duo’s backstage exploits as they prepare for the first performance of Wallace’s brand-new Proms commission, My Concerto in Ee, Lad. And A Matter of Loaf and Death, screened for the first time with a live orchestral soundtrack.

There will be one interval

Programme includes:

Copland
Fanfare for the Common Man

John Adams
Short Ride in a Fast Machine

Debussy (arr. A. Caplet)
Clair de lune

Shostakovich
Symphony No. 4 in C minor – 1st movement (excerpt)

Wallace
My Concerto in Ee, Lad

 

Tasmin Little violin

Aurora Orchestra
Nicholas Collon conductor