Proms 2020

Late night concerts and events

Late night concerts and events Events

  • Tue 10 Sep 2019

  • Wed 4 Sep 2019

    • 22:15
      Royal Albert Hall

      The sunny and scintillating sounds of southern Italy come to the Proms, courtesy of the music/dance group Canzioniere Grecanico Salentino, joined by guitarist Justin Adams and kora player Ballaké Sissoko.

      Also part of
      Proms 2019
      Prom 62:  Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino
  • Thu 29 Aug 2019

    • 22:15
      Royal Albert Hall

      Jazz, showbiz and spirituality come together in Duke Ellington’s spectacular Sacred Concerts, which spawned three acclaimed, boundary-crossing albums. Drawing on all three, the Proms presents an exhilarating evening of dance, song and spectacle.

      Jazz, showbiz and spirituality come together in Duke Ellington’s spectacular Sacred Concerts, which spawned three acclaimed, boundary-crossing albums. Drawing on all three, the Proms presents an exhilarating evening of dance, song and spectacle.

      Programme

          • In The Beginning God(10 mins)
          • Something 'Bout Believing(9 mins)
          • The Lord's Prayer(3 mins)
          • Praise God and Dance(6 mins)
          • My Love(7 mins)
            • Ain't but the One(3 mins)
            • Father Forgive(4 mins)
            • Freedom(11 mins)
            • Heritage (AKA My Mother, My Father, and Love)(3 mins)
            • Tell Me It's The Truth(3 mins)
            • Heaven(5 mins)
            • Come Sunday(4 mins)
            • David Danced(7 mins)

        Performers

        • piano
        • Annette Walker
          tap dancer
          tap dancer
        • Carleen Anderson and the UK Vocal Assembly
        • Nu Civilisation Orchestra
        • Peter Edwards
          conductor
          conductor

        Composers

        Prom 54: Duke Ellington’s Sacred Music
    • Wed 14 Aug 2019

      • 22:15
        Royal Albert Hall

        Baroque-music collective Solomon’s Knot makes its Proms debut with a late-night, all-Bach concert of cantatas, including the richly scored 'Es erhub sich ein Streit', and 'Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg'.

        Baroque-music collective Solomon’s Knot makes its Proms debut with a late-night, all-Bach concert of cantatas, including the richly scored 'Es erhub sich ein Streit', and 'Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg'.

        Programme

            • Cantata No. 19 'Es erhub sich ein Streit', BWV 19(21 mins)
            • Cantata No. 130 'Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir', BWV 130(16 mins)
            • Cantata No. 149, 'Man singet mit Freuden vom Sieg', BWV 149(19 mins)
            • Cantata No. 50, 'Nun ist das Heil und die Kraft', BWV 50(4 mins)

        Performers

        Also part of
        Proms 2019
        Prom 38: Solomon’s Knot
    • Tue 13 Aug 2019