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Prom 30: The John Wilson Orchestra Performs Frank Sinatra

Clemency Burton-Hill and Clarke Peters present a Prom celebrating Frank Sinatra, with singers Seth MacFarlane, Jamie Parker and Clarire Martin joining the John Wilson Orchestra.

Seth MacFarlane, Jamie Parker and Claire Martin with the John Wilson Orchestra and John Wilson, live at the BBC Proms

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Clemency Burton-Hill and Clarke Peters

Seth MacFarlane (vocalist)
Jamie Parker (vocalist)
John Wilson Orchestra
John Wilson conductor

'The Voice' ... 'Ol' Blue Eyes' ... 'The Sultan of Swoon': the mythology surrounding Frank Sinatra is overwhelming. A gifted entertainer, screen actor and ubiquitous personality, his real legacy as a pioneer of popular song can sometimes get lost in the clamour. This Late Night Prom celebrates the centenary of this musical legend in a concert that brings together some of the great voices of our own time, led by the multitalented Seth MacFarlane and vocalists Jamie Parker and Claire Martin. Join John Wilson and his orchestra for an after-hours sequence of big tunes and even bigger performances.

1 hour, 45 minutes

Music Played

  • Irving Berlin

    Let’s Face The Music And Dance

  • Ira Gershwin

    A Foggy Day

  • Billy Rose

    It Happened In Monterey

  • Ted Koehler

    Ill Wind

  • Irving Berlin

    Cheek To Cheek

  • Jerome Kern / Dorothy Fields

    I Won't Dance

    Composer: Jerome Kern / Dorothy Fields.
  • Jimmy Campbell / Reg Connelly / Ted Shapiro

    If I Had You

  • George Gershwin

    Three Preludes

  • Sammy Cahn / Jimmy Van Heusen

    Come Fly With Me

  • Hoagy Carmichael / Jane Thompson

    I Get Along Without You Very Well

  • Richard Rodgers / Lorenz Hart

    This Can’t Be Love

  • Jerome Kern / Oscar Hammerstein II

    The Folks Who Live On The Hill

  • Cole Porter

    High Society - Overture

  • Frank Loesser

    Guys & Dolls

  • Hub Atwood & Carroll Coates

    No One Ever Tells You

  • Cole Porter

    I’ve Got You Under My Skin

Song List

BERLIN, arr. Billy May: Let's Face the Music and DanceSung by Seth MacFarlane
GERSHWIN, arr. Johnny Mandel: A Foggy DaySung by Seth MacFarlane
WAYNE, arr. Nelson Riddle: It Happened in MontereySung by Seth MacFarlane
ARLEN, arr.  Nelson Riddle: Ill WindSung by Seth MacFarlane
BERLIN, arr. Billy May: Cheek to CheekSung by Jamie Parker
KERN, arr. Nelson Riddle: I Won't DanceSung by Jamie Parker
CAMPBELL, arr. Robert Farnon: If I Had YouSung by Jamie Parker
GERSHWIN, arr. Nelson Riddle: Three PreludesOrchestral
CAHN, arr. Billy May: Come Fly With MeSung by Seth MacFarlane
CARMICHAEL, arr. Nelson Riddle: I Get Along Without You Very WellSung by Seth MacFarlane
RODGERS: This Can't Be LoveSung by Claire Martin and Seth MacFarlane
KERN, arr. Nelson Riddle: The Folks Who Live on the HillSung by Claire Martin
PORTER, arr. Conrad Salinger and Lloyd 'Skip' Martin: High Society – OvertureOrchestral
PORTER, arr. Nelson Riddle: From This Moment OnSung by Jamie Parker
HAGGART, arr. Nelson Riddle: What's New?Sung by Jamie Parker
LOESSER, arr. Nelson Riddle: Guys & DollsSung by Jamie Parker & Seth MacFarlane
COATES, arr. Nelson Riddle: No One Ever tells YouSung by Seth MacFarlane
PORTER, arr. Nelson Riddle: I've Got You Under My SkinSung by Seth MacFarlane
LOWE, arr. Nelson Riddle: Put Your Dreams AwaySung by Seth MacFarlane

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