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Prom 76: Last Night of the Proms 2015

Recorded at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Sean Rafferty and Clemency Burton-Hill present the last night of the BBC Proms 2015.

From the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Sean Rafferty and Clemency Burton-Hill

Eleanor Alberga: Arise, Athena! (BBC commission: world premiere)
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major
Arvo Pärt: Credo
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
Puccini: Recondita armonia from Tosca
Puccini: Donna non vidi mai from Manon Lescaut
Puccini: Nessun dorma from Turandot
Johnson: Victory Stride
Copland: 'I bought me a cat' (Old American Songs)
Gershwin arr P. Grainger: Love Walked In
Gould: Boogie Woogie Etude
Lehár: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz from The Land of Smiles
Grieg: Morning (Peer Gynt, Op 23)
Delibes: Les filles de Cadix
Rodgers & Hammerstein arr. Chris Hazell: The Sound of Music - medley
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
Wood: Fantasia on British Sea-Songs - Jack's the Lad (Hornpipe) & Home, Sweet Home
Arne: Rule, Britannia! (arr. Sargent)
Parry: Jerusalem (orch. Elgar)
Traditional arr Britten: The National Anthem
Traditional arr. Cedric Thorpe Davie: Auld Lang Syne

Benjamin Grosvenor (piano)
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
Danielle de Niese (soprano)
BBC Singers
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop (conductor)

Marin Alsop, who triumphed at 2013's Last Night, presides over the finale of the 2015 Proms season that opens with the new and ends with the Last Night favourites.

2 hours, 45 minutes

Music Played

  • Eleanor Alberga

    Arise, Athena!

  • Dmitri Shostakovich

    Piano Concerto No.2 in F major

  • Arvo Pärt

    Credo

  • Richard Strauss

    Til Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche Op.28

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Recondita armonia from Tosca

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Donna non vidi mai from Manon Lescaut

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Humming Chorus from Madam Butterfly

  • Giacomo Puccini

    Nessun dorma

  • James P. Johnson

    Victory Stride

  • Aaron Copland

    I Bought Me A Cat from Old American Songs

  • George Gershwin

    Love Walked In (arranged by Percy Grainger)

  • Morton Gould

    Boogie Woogie Etude

  • Franz Lehár

    Dein ist mein ganzes Herz from The Land of Smiles

  • Edvard Grieg

    Morning from Peer Gynt

  • Léo Delibes

    Les filles de Cadix

  • Rodgers and Hammerstein

    The Sound of Music (Medley)

  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 in D major

  • Henry Wood

    Fantasia on British Sea-Songs (extracts)

  • Thomas Arne

    Rule, Britannia

  • Hubert Parry

    Jerusalem

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