Prom 49: Quincy Jones Prom
A Proms tribute to composer, arranger, conductor and producer Quincy Jones with the Metropole Orkest under Jules Buckley.
The Metropole Orkest celebrates Quincy Jones at the BBC Proms.
Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch from the Royal Albert Hall, on 22nd August 2016.
Richard Bona, voice/bass guitar
Jacob Collier, voice/piano/synthesiser
Alfredo Rodríguez, piano
Jules Buckley, conductor
Jules Buckley and his Metropole Orkest return to the Proms to celebrate the career of composer, arranger, conductor, producer and all-round musical giant Quincy Jones. Recent musical partners of Quincy's join the longest-established jazz orchestra in existence as special guests to collaborate on new arrangements of hits both old and new - and the great man himself makes an appearance.