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What's on in the Proms? The In Tune Mixtape has some juicy bits from the first week, from Byrd to Bartok, Stravinsky to Puccini, a half-hour taster of things to come from the Royal Albert Hall in just the first week of concerts.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    Pomp & Circumstance March no.1

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    The Firebird Suite (1910)

    Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
    • SONY CLASSICAL.
  • Leos Janáček

    Credo (Glagolitic Mass)

    Singer: Pavol Breslik. Performer: David Goode. Choir: Czech Philharmonic Choir, Brno. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Kurt Masur.
    • LPO.
  • Samuel Barber

    Violin Concerto

    Performer: Gil Shaham. Orchestra: New York Philharmonic. Conductor: David Robertson.
    • CANARY CLASSICS.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    The Humming Chorus (Madama Butterfly)

    Choir: Ambrosian Singers. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli.
    • DG.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No.15 in B flat, K450

    Performer: Murray Perahia. Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra.
    • CBS.
  • William Byrd

    Mass for 4 voices (Kyrie)

    Choir: VOCES8.
    • A Choral Tapestry: Voces 8.
    • Signum Classics.
    • 3.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68 (4th mvt)

    Orchestra: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Brahms: Symphonies 1-4. Berliner Philharmoniker - Rattle.
    • EMI.
    • 4.
  • Béla Bartók

    Dance Suite

    Conductor: Georg Solti. Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra.
    • Decca.

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