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Prom 30 repeat: Walton - Belshazzar's Feast

Walton's Belshazzar's Feast, performed by the National Youth Choir of Great Britain and the Bournemouth Symphony orchestra, conducted by Kirill Karabits.

Afternoon on 3 with Penny Gore

Another chance to hear Walton's Belshazzar's Feast, performed by the National Youth Choir of Great Britain and the Bournemouth Symphony orchestra, conducted by Kirill Karabits.

Presented from the Royal Albert Hall by Martin Handley

Beethoven: Symphony No 1 in C major
Strauss: Die Frau ohne Schatten - Symphonic Fantasy
Prokofiev: Seven, They Are Seven
Walton: Belshazzar's Feast

David Butt Philip, tenor
James Rutherford, baritone
National Youth Choir of Great Britain
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Kirill Karabits, conductor

Gods, demons and mortals do battle in a concert full of musical legends and fairy tales. Prokofiev's revolution-inspired cantata Seven, They Are Seven is played for the first time at the Proms, alongside Walton's choral spectacular Belshazzar's Feast.

[First broadcast on Monday 7th August]

Followed by a selection of music from this week's Proms artists.

Producer Clive Portbury.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No 1 in C major

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Kirill Karabits.
  • Richard Strauss

    Die Frau ohne Schatten - Symphonic Fantasy

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Seven, They Are Seven

    Performer: David Butt Philip. Choir: National Youth Choir of Great Britain. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
  • William Walton

    Belshazzar's Feast

    Singer: James Rutherford. Choir: National Youth Choir of Great Britain. Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Kirill Karabits.
  • Richard Strauss

    Don Quixote, Op.35

    Performer: Alban Gerhardt. Performer: Lawrence Power. Orchestra: Gurzenich Orchestra Cologne. Conductor: Markus Stenz.

Credits

Role Contributor
Performer BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Performer BBC National Chorus of Wales

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