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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
Metropole Orkest
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.

2 hours, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Prom 49

    • Quincy Jones

      Medley: Roots / Sanford & Son / Ironside

      Music Arranger: Evan Jolly. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Chump Change

      Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Theme from The Pawnbroker

      Singer: Laura Mvula. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Don Gibson

      I Can't Stop Loving You

      Music Arranger: Quincy Jones. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Jacob Collier

      In The Real Early Morning

      Singer: Jacob Collier. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      The Separation (from The Color Purple)

      Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Richard Bona

      Please Don't Stop

      Singer: Richard Bona. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Dizzy Gillespie

      Manteca

      Performer: Alfredo Rodriguez. Music Arranger: Quincy Jones. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      They Call Me Mister Tibbs

      Performer: Cory Henry. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Soul Bossa Nova

      Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Shoot to Kill (from Mirage)

      Performer: Marcio Doctor. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Alfredo Rodríguez

      Meteorite

    • Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil

      Just Once

      Music Arranger: Tommy Laurence. Singer: Richard Bona. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Stuff Like That

      Singer: Vula Malinga. Singer: Ladonna Harley-Peters. Singer: Teni Tinks. Singer: Brendan Reilly. Singer: Wayne Hernandez. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • The Brothers Johnson

      Stomp!

      Singer: Vula Malinga. Singer: Ladonna Harley-Peters. Singer: Teni Tinks. Singer: Brendan Reilly. Singer: Wayne Hernandez. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Wee B. Dooinit

      Singer: Jacob Collier. Singer: Vula Malinga. Singer: Ladonna Harley-Peters. Singer: Teni Tinks. Singer: Brendan Reilly. Singer: Wayne Hernandez.
    • John Bettis & Steve Porcaro

      Human Nature

      Singer: Jacob Collier. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Michael Jackson

      Billie Jean

      Singer: Jacob Collier. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Quincy Jones

      Money Runner (from Dollar)

      Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Michael Jackson

      Wanna be Startin' Something

      Singer: Laura Mvula. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley.
    • Sam Theard & Fleecie Moore

      Let the Good Times Roll

      Singer: Richard Bona. Singer: Laura Mvula. Singer: Jacob Collier. Orchestra: Metropole Orkest. Conductor: Jules Buckley. Conductor: Quincy Jones.
  • BBC New Generation Artists

    • Mark Simpson

      Night music for cello and piano

      Performer: Leonard Elschenbroich. Performer: Alexei Grynyuk.
    • Claude Debussy

      Clair de lune (Suite bergamasque)

      Performer: Simon Trpceski.
      • Debussy: Images/Children's Corner etc: Simon Trpceski.
      • EMI Classics.
      • 15.

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