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Prom 47: Brahms's A German Requiem

Prom in which Marin Alsop leads the OAE. Brahms: Tragic Overture. Schumann: Symphony No 4. Brahms: A German Requiem. Plus the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in Sibelius: Symphony No 7.

with Louise Fryer and another chance to hear Rachel Harnisch and Henk Neven joining the OAE and Marin Alsop at the BBC Proms with one of the greats of the choral repertoire - Brahms's German Requiem - and orchestral works by Brahms and Schumann.
Presented by Clemency Burton-Hill at the Royal Albert Hall, London
and that's followed at approx 3.55pm by the Mahler Chamber Orchestra's recent BBC Proms performance of Sibelius's Seventh Symphony conducted by Daniel Harding.

Brahms: Tragic Overture (op. 81)
Schumann: Symphony No. 4 in D minor

at c. 2.50pm

Brahms: A German Requiem

Rachel Harnisch (soprano)
Henk Neven (baritone)
Choir of the Enlightenment
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Marin Alsop (conductor)

at c. 3.55pm A second chance to hear the concluding work in the Mahler Chamber Orchestra's Prom given at the RAH on 31 July.

Sibelius Symphony no 7 in C major
The Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Daniel Harding (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Johannes Brahms

    Tragic overture Op.81

  • Robert Schumann

    Symphony no. 4 in D minor Op.120

  • Johannes Brahms

    Ein Deutsches Requiem Op.45

  • Bohuslav Martinu

    Variations on a Slovak theme for cello and piano

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