The BBC Sport Prom, with Gabby Logan introducing music with a sporting theme. Features the BBC Concert Orchestra under Rebecca Miller in music by Orff, Prokofiev and Josef Strauss.
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Gabby Logan presents music with a sporting theme in an action replay of the BBC Sport Prom, recorded live at the Royal Albert Hall last Sunday morning.
Crouch End Festival Chorus
BBC Concert Orchestra
Rebecca Miller (conductor)
In a busy summer of sport that included the World Cup, Wimbledon and soon the Commonwealth Games, 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.
First broadcast 20th July 2014.