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Prom 35: New York: Sound of a City

Live at the BBC Proms: Jules Buckley and the Heritage Orchestra, Hercules and Love Affair, Serpentwithfeet, and Sharon Van Etten bring the sound of New York City to London.

Live at BBC Proms: the Heritage Orchestra conducted by Jules Buckley, including Hercules and Love Affair, serpentwithfeet and Sharon Van Etten

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Andrew McGregor

Celebrating the music of a modern New York, the Heritage Orchestra and conductor Jules Buckley present their take on the sound of NYC today.

With guest artists drawn from across the Big Apple, this Late Night Prom features new music from some of the city's rising stars, plus classic tracks by established acts that have changed the city's soundscape.

Berlioz / Jonathan Josiah Wise, arr. Jules Buckley
Four Ethers

Sharon Van Etten, arr. Fiona Brice
Afraid of Nothing

Jonathan Josiah Wise, arr. Jules Buckley
Mourning Song

Arthur Kent & Sylvia Dee, arr. Sharon Van Etten, orch arr. Tommy Laurence
The End of the World

Jonathan Josiah Wise, arr. Jules Buckley
Bless ur heart

Sharon Van Etten, arr. Heritage Orchestra & Fiona Brice
Memorial Day

Nitzia Scott, arr. Peter Riley
Flower Child

Andrew Butler, orch. Peter Riley
Omnion

Nitty Scott, arr. Peter Riley
Still I Rise

Sharon Van Etten, arr. Jules Buckley
Every Time the Sun Comes Up

Nitty Scott, arr. Simon Dobson
La Diaspora

Hercules & Love Affair (Nomi Ruiz and Andrew Butler), arr. Tommy Laurence
Hercules Theme

Hercules & Love Affair (Andrew Butler and Antony Gegarty), arr. Rob Taggart
Raise Me Up

Andrew Butler / Anonhi, arr. Tim Davies
Blind

Hercules & Love Affair (Andrew Butler and Redhouane Braik), arr. Jules Buckley
Rejoice

serpentwithfeet
Sharon Van Etten
Nitty Scott
Hercules & Love Affair
Krystle Warren
Vula Malinga
Brendan Reilly
Sam White
Heritage Orchestra
Jules Buckley (conductor)

1 hour, 14 minutes

Music Played

  • serpentwithfeet

    Four Ethers

    Ensemble: serpentwithfeet. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Sharon Van Etten

    Afraid of Nothing

    Performer: Sharon Van Etten. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • serpentwithfeet

    Mourning Song

    Ensemble: serpentwithfeet. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Sharon Van Etten

    The End of the World

    Performer: Sharon Van Etten. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • serpentwithfeet

    Bless ur heart

    Ensemble: serpentwithfeet. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Sharon Van Etten

    Memorial Day

    Performer: Sharon Van Etten. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Nitty Scott

    Flower Child

    Performer: Nitty Scott. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Hercules & Love Affair

    Omnion

    Performer: Sharon Van Etten. Ensemble: Hercules & Love Affair.
  • Nitty Scott

    Still I Rise

    Performer: Nitty Scott. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Sharon Van Etten

    Every Time the Sun Comes Up

    Performer: Nitty Scott. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Nitty Scott

    La Diaspora

    Performer: Nitty Scott. Orchestra: Heritage Orchestra.
  • Hercules & Love Affair

    Hercules Theme

    Performer: Krystle Warren. Ensemble: Hercules & Love Affair.
  • Hercules & Love Affair

    Raise Me Up

    Performer: Krystle Warren. Ensemble: Hercules & Love Affair.
  • Hercules & Love Affair

    Blind

    Performer: Krystle Warren. Ensemble: Hercules & Love Affair.
  • Hercules & Love Affair

    Rejoice

    Performer: Vula Malinga. Ensemble: Hercules & Love Affair.

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