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Nigel Kennedy at the Proms

Nigel Kennedy, joined by the Palestine Strings from the Edward Said Music Conservatory, returns to the Proms to give his distinctive version of Vivaldi's Four Seasons.

At the Royal Albert Hall, Clemency Burton-Hill introduces violinist Nigel Kennedy, who returns to the Proms to give his distinctive version of Vivaldi's Four Seasons, the work he recorded to great acclaim 25 years ago. Joined by the Palestine Strings from the Edward Said Music Conservatory, Kennedy also adds improvisation between each concerto with members of his own Orchestra of Life.

1 hour, 25 minutes

Music Played

  • Jonathan Dove

    Song of Joys

    Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Michael Seal.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Four Seasons

    Music Arranger: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Palestine Strings. Performer: Members of the Orchestra of Life.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Double concerto in a minor, 2nd Movement

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Performer: Mostafa Saad.

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Clemency Burton-Hill
Producer Jonathan Haswell
Director Kriss Russman
Performer Nigel Kennedy

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