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The Last Night of BBC Proms Dubai 2019 and #dancepassion

The BBC SO, BBC Singers and friends, conducted by Richard Farnes, with a spectacular Last Night, including traditional favourites and tango music. Plus more music for dancing!

The BBC SO, BBC Singers and the Dubai Opera Festival Chorus, conducted by Richard Farnes, with a spectacular Last Night, including traditional favourites and tango music. Two star guests - Finnish accordionist Johanna Juhola and British baritone Roderick Williams - lead the celebrations. Petroc Trelawny presents.

The afternoon continues with more works for orchestra celebrating BBC Radio 3's day of dance - #dancepassion - presented by Georgia Mann.

2.00pm - concert presented by Petroc Trelawny
Wagner: The Flying Dutchman – Overture
Stanford: Songs of the Sea
Chabrieri: España
Piazzolla, arr John Lenehan: Libertango
Anna Clyne: Masquerade
Vaughan Williams: Serenade to Music
Gardel, arr Paul Campbell: Por una cabeza
Verdi: The Force of Destiny – Overture
Arne arr. Malcolm Sargent: Rule Britannia!
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No 1
Trad arr Paul Campbell: Auld Lang Syne
Roderick Williams (baritone)
Johanna Juhola (accordion)
BBC Singers
Dubai Festival Chorus~
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Richard Farnes (conductor)

4.00pm
Sullivan, arranged Mackerras: Pineapple Poll - ballet suite
BBC Concert Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

Falla: Three Cornered Hat Suite 2
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Thomas Dausgaard (conductor)

Irving Berlin, arr Gordon Langford: medley from Top Hat
BBC Concert Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth (conductor)

Antheil: Hot-time Dance
BBC Philharmonic
John Storgards (conductor)

3 hours

Music Played

  • Richard Wagner

    Overture - The Flying Dutchman

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Charles Villiers Stanford

    Songs of the Sea

    Singer: Roderick Williams. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Emmanuel Chabrier

    Espana

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Astor Piazzolla

    Libertango

    Performer: Johanna Juhola. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Johanna Juhola

    Sleepless in Lintuvaara

    Performer: Johanna Juhola.
  • Anna Clyne

    Masquerade

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Serenade to Music

    Choir: BBC Singers. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Carlos Gardel

    Por una Cabeza

    Performer: Johanna Juhola. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Overture La Forza del destino

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Thomas Arne

    Rule Britannia

    Music Arranger: Malcolm Sargent. Choir: Dubai Opera Festival Chorus. Choir: BBC Singers. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 'Land of Hope and Glory'

    Choir: Dubai Opera Festival Chorus. Choir: BBC Singers. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Trad.

    Auld lang syne

    Music Arranger: Paul Campbell. Choir: Dubai Opera Festival Chorus. Choir: BBC Singers. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Farnes.
  • Arthur Sullivan

    Pineapple Poll

    Music Arranger: Charles Mackerras. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Barry Wordsworth.
  • Irving Berlin

    Top Hat

    Music Arranger: Gordon Langford. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Gavin Sutherland.
  • George Antheil

    Hot-time Dance

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: John Storgårds.

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