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The Listening Service

Let Tom Service be your guide on an odyssey through the musical universe with The Listening Service. For summer 2017, tune your ears into a selection of some of the most exciting and accessible music from this year's BBC Proms. More about The Listening Service

Last updated: 7 Sep 2017Tracks: 36

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The Listening Service Proms Playlist

  • Goodbye Pork Pie Hat Charles Mingus
  • The Old Man's Back Again (Dedicated to the Neo-Stalinist Regime) Scott Walker
  • Main Title from Star Wars: A New Hope John Williams, BBC Concert Orchestra & Keith Lockhart
  • Harmonium: Negative Love John Adams
  • Symphony No 2 in E flat major (Proms 2017) Edward Elgar, Staatskapelle Berlin & Daniel Barenboim
  • Symphonie fantastique Op.14 - Marche au supplice London Symphony Orchestra, Hector Berlioz & Colin Davis
  • Symphony No. 9 Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso Ludwig van Beethoven
  • Symphony No. 1 In C Minor Op.68, i. Un poco sostenuto - Allegro Johannes Brahms, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
  • The Rite of Spring (1947 version), Part 1: L'adoration de la terre: Introduction - Les augures printaniers - Danse des adolescentes - Jeu de rapt Igor Stravinsky, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
  • Symphony No. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection' - Mit Aufschwung aber nicht eilen (from 5th movement) Gustav Mahler
  • Es ist vollbracht (St John Passion, BWV.245) Johann Sebastian Bach
  • New World Symphony: Largo Antonín Dvořák
  • Harmonielehre: Part I John Adams
  • String Quintet in C major, D 956 (2nd mvt) Franz Schubert, Heinrich Schiff & Hagen Quartett
  • Symphony no. 6 in A minor - 1st movement; Allegro energico, ma non troppo Gustav Mahler, London Symphony Orchestra & Leonard Bernstein
  • Symphony no 7: 2nd mvt "Allegretto" Ludwig van Beethoven