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Last Night of the Proms 1910 - Part 2

Episode 2 of 2

Concluding a recreation of the famous Last Night of the Proms from 1910. Paul Daniel conducts the BBC CO in music by Henry Wood, Edward German, Dorothy Forster and Elgar.

BBC PROMS 2010

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch

In the first of two concerts paying tribute to Proms founder conductor Sir Henry Wood, Paul Daniel joins the BBC Concert Orchestra in a recreation of the mammoth Last Night of the Proms from 1910.

The original programme has been supplemented by a BBC commission, continuing Wood's commitment to new works. David Matthews' Dark Pastoral is based on a small fragment of a Cello Concerto by Vaughan Williams.

Henry Wood: Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
Edward German: Merrie England - 'Who were the Yeomen of England?'
Dorothy Forster: Mifanwy
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 in G major
The National Anthem

Jennifer Larmore (mezzo-soprano)
Sergei Leiferkus (baritone)
Steven Isserlis (cello)
BBC Concert Orchestra
Paul Daniel (conductor).

1 hour, 25 minutes

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Sun 5 Sep 2010 17:05

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