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10 Aug 2013, Royal Albert Hall
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Proms 2013 Prom 37: Urban Classic Prom

Prom 37: Urban Classic Prom
Prom 37: Urban Classic Prom
20:00 Sat 10 Aug 2013 Royal Albert Hall
Broadcast live on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 1Xtra and BBC Radio 3, Jules Buckley leads the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a collision of Fazer, Henze, Laura Mvula, Mosolov and Maverick Sabre, with guest artists from the worlds of urban and contemporary classical music.
Broadcast live on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 1Xtra and BBC Radio 3, Jules Buckley leads the BBC Symphony Orchestra in a collision of Fazer, Henze, Laura Mvula, Mosolov and Maverick Sabre, with guest artists from the worlds of urban and contemporary classical music.

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Fazer singer
Laura Mvula singer
Wretch 32 singer
Maverick Sabre singer
Lady Leshurr singer
Jacob Banks singer

BBC Symphony Orchestra
Jules Buckley conductor

A dynamic meeting of musical cultures as conductor Jules Buckley brings together the BBC Symphony Orchestra with leading performers from the UK’s vibrant urban music scene. In Urban Classic’s experimental fusion of musical styles, high-octane orchestral showpieces by Mosolov and Henze rub shoulders with rap, R&B and soul. ‘It’s a culture clash,’ says Jules Buckley. ‘We’re taking artists from different worlds and messing with their music, putting it in an orchestral context and exploring it in a new way.

Get the latest updates on the night from our live blog, running from 7pm:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b037wrbt/live

There will be one interval