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Prom 6: Messiaen and Saint-Saens

To mark Olivier Messiaen's centenary, organist Olivier Latry performs L'Ascension and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France perform Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum.

To mark the 100th anniversary of Olivier Messiaen's birth, Charles Hazlewood introduces a concert in which organist Olivier Latry performs Messiaen's solo work L'Ascension and the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, under conductor Myung-Whun Chung, perform the monumental Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum. The concert concludes with Camille Saint-Saens's exuberant Organ Symphony.

2 hours, 10 minutes

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