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Prom 57: Mozart, Rachmaninov and Qigang Chen

Live at the BBC Proms. The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Long Yu, play music by Qigang Chen, Rachmaninov and, with Eric Lu, Mozart's Piano Concerto No 23 in A.

Live at BBC Proms: the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Long Yu, play music by Qigang Chen, Mozart and Rachmaninov.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.

Qigang Chen: Wu Xing (The Five Elements)
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major

11.45: INTERVAL
Andrew McGregor talks to members of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra about their debut Proms appearance.

Rachmaninov: Symphonic Dances

Eric Lu, piano
Shanghai Symphony Orchestra
Long Yu, conductor

China’s Shanghai Symphony Orchestra makes its Proms debut with an East-meets-West concert including music by Qigang Chen and Rachmaninov’s exhilarating Symphonic Dances. Leeds Piano Competition winner Eric Lu joins them for Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 23.

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Music Played

  • Qigang Chen

    Wu Xing (The Five Elements)

    Orchestra: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major K488

    Performer: Eric Lu. Orchestra: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra.
  • Sergey Rachmaninov

    Symphonic Dances Op 45

    Orchestra: Shanghai Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Long Yu.
  • Franz Schubert

    Du bist die Ruh, D 776

    Singer: Margaret Price. Performer: James Lockhart.
    • EMI.

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