Prom featuring the Aurora Orchestra and Nicholas Collon. Nancarrow: Study No 7 for player piano. Glass: Symphony No 10. Zappa, orch Ali N Askin: The Adventures of Greggery Peccary.
The Aurora Orchestra under conductor Nicholas Collon at this summer's BBC Proms, with an arrangement for orchestra of Conlon Nancarrow's Study for Player Piano No. 7, followed by the UK premiere of Philip Glass's Symphony No 10. Finally, the first Proms performance of Frank Zappa's satire The Adventures of Greggery Peccary, with narrator Mitch Benn and baritone Christopher Purves.
Presented by Andrew McGregor
Nancarrow, arr. Y. E. Mikhashoff: Study for Player Piano No. 7
Glass: Symphony No. 10 (UK premiere)
Zappa, orch Ali N. Askin: The Adventures of Greggery Peccary
Mitch Benn (narrator)
Christopher Purves (baritone)
Nicholas Collon (conductor).