Proms 2019

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Proms 2018 Calendar

  • Wed 8 Aug 2018

    • 17:15
      Imperial College Union

      Film-maker and biographer Humphrey Burton explores Aaron Copland's influence on Benjamin Britten and Leonard Bernstein, in conversation with musicologist Heather Wiebe.

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    • 19:00
      Royal Albert Hall

      This transatlantic programme from Juanjo Mena and the BBC Philharmonic pairs Britten’s evocative Sea Interludes and his exquisite orchestral song-cycle Les Illuminations with music by their American colleagues and contemporaries Copland and Barber.

      This transatlantic programme from Juanjo Mena and the BBC Philharmonic pairs Britten’s evocative Sea Interludes and his exquisite orchestral song-cycle Les Illuminations with music by their American colleagues and contemporaries Copland and Barber.

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      Prom 34: Barber, Britten & Copland
    • 22:15
      Royal Albert Hall

      Celebrating the music of a modern New York, the Heritage Orchestra and conductor Jules Buckley present the sound of NYC. With guest artists drawn from across the Big Apple, expect anything from pagan-gospel and disco-punk to feminist rap or DIY indie.

      Prom 35: New York: Sound of a City