Proms at ... Southwark Cathedral repeat
The BBC Singers and chief conductor David Hill join forces with the Nash Ensemble for the world premiere of Judith Weir's In The Land of Uz at the Proms.
Afternoon on 3 with Catriona Young
Another chance to hear the BBC Singers with Chief Conductor David Hill perform the world premiere of In The Land Of Uz, by the group's Composer In Association, Judith Weir. Joined by tenor Adrian Thompson and The Nash Ensemble, In the Land of Uz is a dramatised reading of the biblical Book of Job, from which all the text is taken.
The BBC Singers also perform Palestrina's masterful Missa 'Confitebor tibi' in the sumptuous acoustic of Southwark Cathedral.
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina: Offertorium 'Confitebor tibi, Domine'; Missa 'Confitebor tibi'
Judith Weir: In the Land of Uz (BBC commission: world premiere)
Adrian Thompson, tenor
David Hill, conductor
[First broadcast Saturday 12th August]
Followed by a selection of music by this week's Proms artists.