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Prom 3: BBC Sport Prom

Live from the Royal Albert Hall in London, Gabby Logan introduces the BBC Sport Prom, featuring music with a sporting theme. Including works by Orff, Prokofiev and Josef Strauss.

The BBC Sport Prom, live from the Royal Albert Hall: Gabby Logan introduces music with a sporting theme.

Gabby Logan (presenter)
Crouch End Festival Chorus
BBC Concert Orchestra
Rebecca Miller (conductor)

In a busy summer of sport that includes the World Cup, the Commonwealth Games and Wimbledon, comes the first ever BBC Sport Prom. Gabby Logan hosts a concert combining classical favourites recalling great sporting events with memorable TV themes. Sporting celebrities select their favourite classical items and we relive unforgettable sporting moments.

Music includes Orff's O Fortuna from Carmina Burana, Prokofiev's Dance of the Knights from Romeo and Juliet, and Josef Strauss's Sport Polka, alongside favourite TV themes, including Match of the Day and Wimbledon.

This Prom will be repeated on Wednesday 23rd July at 2pm.

2 hours, 30 minutes

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Music Played

  • Prom 3

    • John Williams

      Summon the Heroes (for Tim Morisson) vers. full

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Josef Strauss

      Sport-Polka Op.170

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Booker T. Jones

      Soul Limbo

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Émile Waldteufel

      Les Patineurs [The Skaters] - waltz Op.183

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • B. Stoller

      Match of the Day

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Keith Mansfield

      Wimbledon Theme

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Carl Orff

      Carmina burana - cantiones profanae for soloists, chorus and orchestra

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra. Performer: Crouch End Festival Chorus.
    • Sergei Prokofiev

      Romeo and Juliet - suite no. 2 Op.64b

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

      Ein Musikalischer Spass K.522 for 2 violins, viola, bass and 2 horns

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Maurice Ravel

      Une Barque sur l'ocean, orch. from no.3 of 'Miroirs' [orig. for piano]

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Dmitry Shostakovich

      The Age of Gold - suite from the ballet Op.22a

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.
    • Richard Rodgers

      You'll never walk alone (from 'Carousel')

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra. Performer: Crouch End Festival Chorus.
    • Freddie Mercury

      We are the Champions

      Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Music Arranger: Alasdair Malloy. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra. Performer: Crouch End Festival Chorus.
  • Sam Fonteyn

    Pop Looks Bach (Ski Sunday)

    Conductor: Rebecca Miller. Performer: BBC Concert Orchestra.

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Role Contributor
Performer BBC Concert Orchestra

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