Proms 2020

Proms 2019

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Proms 2019 Calendar

  • Sun 8 Sep 2019

    • 11:00
      Royal Albert Hall

      Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer John Luther Adams is the master of large-scale musical spectacle. In the Name of the Earth is a musical meditation on nature, which will immerse the audience in the sound of more than 600 singers.

      Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer John Luther Adams is the master of large-scale musical spectacle. In the Name of the Earth is a musical meditation on nature, which will immerse the audience in the sound of more than 600 singers.

      Programme

      Performers

      Prom 66: John Luther Adams's In the Name of the Earth
    • 17:45
      Imperial College Union

      Witchcraft, witch-trials and the image of the witch are explored by historian Professor Suzannah Lipscomb.

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    • 19:30
      Royal Albert Hall

      Sakari Oramo conducts a wide-ranging concert inspired by the natural world with Sibelius’s stirring Fifth Symphony at its heart. Boundary-breaking singer Nora Fischer is the soloist in the UK premiere of Louis Andriessen’s The Only One.

      Sakari Oramo conducts a wide-ranging concert inspired by the natural world with Sibelius’s stirring Fifth Symphony at its heart. Boundary-breaking singer Nora Fischer is the soloist in the UK premiere of Louis Andriessen’s The Only One.

      Programme

          • A Night on the Bare Mountain (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov)(11 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1898
          • The Only OneBBC co-commission with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and NTR ZaterdagMatinee: UK premiere
            • interval
            • Forest(13 mins)
            • Symphony No 5 in E flat major(32 mins)(final version, 1919)

        Performers

        Prom 67: Sakari Oramo conducts Sibelius