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Prom 43 repeat: Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony

Another chance to hear Prom 43: Sakari Oramo and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in Beethoven's Symphony No 9 and two world premieres by Dieter Ammann and Jonathan Dove.

Afternoon Concert with Penny Gore

Another chance to hear the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Sakari Oramo in Beethoven's Symphony No.9. Plus world premieres of works by Dieter Ammann and Jonathan Dove

Presented by Penny Gore at the Royal Albert Hall, London

Jonathan Dove: We Are One Fire
BBC commission: world premiere

Dieter Ammann: Piano Concerto
BBC co-commission with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Konzerthaus Wien, Lucerne Festival, Münchner Philharmoniker and Taipei Symphony Orchestra, supported by Pro Helvetia, the Swiss Arts Council: world premiere

c.2.35pm Interval - Proms Plus Talk: Sean Williams introduces readings from the works of Friedrich Schiller.

Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral'(70 mins)

Anu Komsi (soprano)
Hilary Summers (contralto)
Michael Weinius (tenor)
Mika Kares (bass)
Andreas Haefliger (piano)
BBC Symphony Chorus
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Neil Ferris (conductor)
Sakari Oramo (conductor)

Sakari Oramo conducts the annual Proms performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony – Finnish soprano Anu Komsi leads an international cast of soloists.

It is paired with two world premieres: a new choral work by Jonathan Dove and a much-anticipated Piano Concerto by Swiss composer Dieter Ammann, performed by his compatriot Andreas Haefliger.

Followed by a selection of recordings from this week's Proms Artists.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jonathan Dove

    We Are One Fire

    Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Neil Ferris.
  • Dieter Ammann

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: Andreas Haefliger. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony No.9 in D minor, 'Choral'

    Singer: Anu Komsi. Singer: Hilary Summers. Singer: Michael Weinius. Singer: Mika Kares. Choir: BBC Symphony Chorus. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sakari Oramo.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Allemande (Suite No.1 in A major, HWV 426)

    Performer: Richard Egarr.