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Last Night of the Proms - Part One

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, Katie Derham introduces the final concert of the 2010 Proms season. Jiri Belohlavek conducts a festive new piece by Jonathan Dove.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, Katie Derham introduces the final concert of the 2010 Proms season. Master of ceremonies on the podium Jiri Belohlavek gets the evening under way with the BBC Singers, the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in a festive new piece by Jonathan Dove.

American soprano Renee Fleming is the soloist in songs by Richard Strauss, and Maxim Rysanov gives Tchaikovsky's popular Rococo Variations for cello and orchestra a new voice with the viola.

During the interval, there are highlights from Proms in the Park in London's Hyde Park, Salford, Swansea, and Hillsborough Castle in Northern Ireland.

1 hour, 35 minutes

Last on

Sat 11 Sep 2010 19:30

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Katie Derham
Orchestra BBC Symphony Orchestra
Choir BBC Symphony Chorus
Choir BBC Singers
Performer Renee Fleming
Performer Maxim Rysanov
Series Editor Oliver Macfarlane
Director Rhodri Huw

Broadcast

Find out what’s on when

By-date calendar listing of all the concerts and events between now and September.

Guide to the Proms 2018 season

The season’s themes and highlights.

Listen to the Proms live on Radio 3

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