Proms 2019

Proms 2019

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Proms 2019 Calendar

  • Thu 1 Aug 2019

    • 17:45
      Imperial College Union

      Hannah French and former Proms Controller Sir Nicholas Kenyon discuss Henry Wood’s relationship with 20th-century music in the second of three events celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Proms founder-conductor's birth.

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    • 19:30
      Royal Albert Hall

      Mahler’s orchestral song-cycle Das Lied von der Erde is a powerful exploration of loss, while Britten’s Piano Concerto overflows with youthful energy. Edward Gardner conducts the BBC SO with soloists Stuart Skelton, Claudia Mahnke and Leif Ove Andsnes.

      Mahler’s orchestral song-cycle Das Lied von der Erde is a powerful exploration of loss, while Britten’s Piano Concerto overflows with youthful energy. Edward Gardner conducts the BBC SO with soloists Stuart Skelton, Claudia Mahnke and Leif Ove Andsnes.

      Programme

          • Piano Concerto(35 mins)(revised version, 1945) Henry Wood Novelties: world premiere, 1938
            • interval
            • Das Lied von der Erde(64 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1914

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