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Proms 2009: Prom 2 (Repeat)

Louise Fryer presents a performance of Haydn's Creation, given at the BBC Proms 2009. Paul McCreesh conducts a huge ensemble.

BBC Proms 2009

Louise Fryer presents another chance to hear Haydn's Creation recorded at the BBC Proms. Paul McCreesh conducts a huge ensemble in a recreation of the giant performances that Haydn himself directed in the last decade of his life.

Haydn: The Creation (sung in English, with text edited by Paul McCreesh)

Gabriel ...... Rosemary Joshua (soprano)
Uriel ...... Mark Padmore (tenor)
Raphael ...... Neal Davies (bass)
Adam ...... Peter Harvey (bass)
Eve ...... Sophie Bevan (soprano)
Chetham's Chamber Choir
Members of the Wroclaw Philharmonic Choir
Gabrieli Consort
Gabrieli Players
Paul McCreesh (conductor)

Highlights from LSO St Luke's.

Alwyn: Fantasy-waltzes
Bax: Dream in exile
Ashley Wass (piano).

3 hours