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Prom 64 - Audience Choice

From the Royal Albert Hall, London, Catherine Bott presents a Prom in which the Budapest Festival Orchestra under music director Ivan Fischer performs selections by the audience.

BBC PROMS 2011

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London

Presented by Catherine Bott

An Audience Choice Late Night Prom. The Budapest Festival Orchestra and Music Director Ivan Fischer have a wide repertoire - and in the second of their two Proms tonight they're letting the audience in the Royal Albert Hall choose precisely what they want to hear. So tune in and be surprised!

Budapest Festival Orchestra
Iván Fischer (conductor).

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • trad

    Folk music - no official title

    Instruments: Violin, Viola, Folk Double Bass

  • Georg Philipp Telemann

    Concerto for 4 Violins, 4th movement

    Instruments: 4 Violins

  • Zoltán Kodály

    Dances of Galánta

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fischer

  • 4 clapping men

    no official title

    Instruments: 4 clapping men (members of the percussion section)

  • Béla Bartók

    Romanian Folk Dances

    Orchestra: Budapest Festival Orchestra. Conductor: Iván Fischer.

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fischer

  • Béla Bartók

    Duos; (i Cushion Dance, ii Transylvanian Dance, iii Bagpipes, iv Dances from Máramaros)

    Instruments: Violin 1, Violin 2

  • Josef Strauss

    Music of the Spheres

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fischer

  • Nino Rota

    From film '8 ½' Music

    Arranger: Jean Brouquières Instruments: Brass Quintet: Trumpet 1, Trumpet 2, Horn, Trombone, Tuba

  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka

    Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fischer

  • trad

    Transylvanian Folk Music

    Instruments: Violin, wooden guitar/hand held cello (not exactly sure what it’s called)

  • Igor Stravinsky

    Tango

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fischer

  • József Bazsinka (Tuba player from Budapest Festival Orchestra)

    no official title

    Instrument: Dijareedoo

  • Hector Berlioz

    Damnation of Faust - Hungarian March

    Performers: Budapest Festival Orchestra Conductor: Iván Fisc

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