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Proms Special at the Royal College of Music

In front of an audience at the Royal College of Music in London, Sean Rafferty and Suzy Klein present a special live programme on the first night of the 2015 BBC Proms.

Sean Rafferty and Suzy Klein present the programme in front of an audience, live from the Royal College of Music in London on the first night of the BBC Proms. In this special edition they are joined by a selection of artists appearing at this year's festival, including violinist Jack Liebeck, a quartet of players from the National Youth Orchestra, jazz vocalist Clare Teal with trumpeter Guy Barker, and neuroscientist and musician, Daniel Levitin.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Opening chorus: Magnificat anima mea from Magnificat in D major BWV.243

    Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner. Choir: Monteverdi Choir.
  • Peter Warlock

    My Own Country

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Richard Sisson.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Losing My Mind

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Richard Sisson.
  • Nielsen

    Saul and David – Prelude to Act 2

    Conductor: Thomas Dausgaard. Orchestra: DR SymfoniOrkestret.
  • Mozart

    1st movement – Allegro molto from Symphony no.40 in G minor K.550

    Orchestra: Aurora Orchestra.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Scherzo. Vivace from Piano Concerto no.2 in G minor, Op.16

    Performer: Yuja Wang. Conductor: Gustavo Dudamel.
  • Beethoven

    1st movement – Allegro con brio from String Quartet no.6 in B flat major, Op.18`6

    Ensemble: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain String Quartet.
  • Gardel

    Por una cabeza (arr. for string quartet)

    Ensemble: National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain String Quartet.
  • Stephen Sondheim

    Everybody Says Don’t

    Performer: Kitty Whately. Performer: Richard Sisson.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Alla Marcia from Karelia – Suite, Op.11

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
  • Fritz Kreisler

    Marche miniature viennoise

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.
  • Beethoven

    1st movement: Allegro from Violin sonata no.6 in A major Op.30`1

    Performer: Jack Liebeck. Performer: Katya Apekisheva.

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