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Prom 16: Dukas, Michael Berkeley, Prokofiev

A Prom in which Jac van Steen conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Dukas: La Peri. Michael Berkeley: Violin Concerto (soloist: Chloe Hanslip). Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet.

Afternoon on 3 - with Penny Gore

Another chance to hear the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Jac van Steen with Chloë Hanslip play Michael Berkeley's Violin Concerto and Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny from the Royal Albert Hall, London

2pm:
Dukas: La Péri

2.20pm:
Michael Berkeley: Violin Concerto
(BBC commission)

2.40pm:
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

Chloë Hanslip (violin)
Diego Espinosa (tabla)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Jac van Steen (conductor)

Paul Dukas's brief, intoxicating ballet La Péri opens tonight's Prom, before Chloë Hanslip gives the world premiere of a new Violin Concerto by Michael Berkeley.
Jac van Steen conducts excerpts from one of the most dramatic and colourfully scored of all ballets, Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, a highlight of our series marking 400 years since the death of Shakespeare.

Followed by a selection of recordings from this year's Proms artists.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Paul Dukas

    La Peri - Fanfare and Poeme danse

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Michael Berkeley

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Chloë Hanslip. Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Romeo and Juliet - excerpts

    Orchestra: BBC National Orchestra of Wales. Conductor: Jac van Steen.
  • Robert Schumann

    Konzertstuck in F major for 4 horns and orchestra, Op. 86

    Performer: Roger Montgomery. Performer: Gavin Edwards. Performer: Susan Dent. Performer: Robert Maskell. Orchestra: Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique. Conductor: Sir John Eliot Gardiner.
    • Schumann: Complete Symphonies.
    • ARCHIV PRODUKTION.
    • 001.

Credit

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales

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