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Prom 56: Henry Wood Tribute

Live BBC Proms. The BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Bramwell Tovey, play works championed by Sir Henry Wood, including, with Leon McCawley, John Ireland's Piano Concerto.

Live at BBC Proms: BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Bramwell Tovey, with Leon McCawley playing John Ireland's Piano Concerto and other works championed by Sir Henry Wood.

Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London.

Presented by Petroc Trelawny.

Ravel Rapsodie espagnole
Ireland Piano Concerto

8.15: Interval: Proms Plus Talk: Petroc Trelawny considers the legacy of Sir Henry Wood, and talks to some of tonight's performers.

Dobrinka Tabakova Timber & Steel
Debussy, orch Wood La cathédrale engloutie
Granados, orch Wood Spanish Dance ‘Andaluza’
Wagner, orch Wood Traume for violin and orchestra
Grainger, orch Wood Handel in the Strand
Ravel La Valse

Leon McCawley (piano)
Nathaniel Anderson-Frank (violin)
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Bramwell Tovey

A 150th-anniversary tribute to Henry Wood, founder-conductor of the Proms, featuring works he premiered and arranged, and reflecting his wide musical tastes, from Wagner to John Ireland, Ravel to Percy Grainger.

2 hours, 29 minutes

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • John Ireland

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: Leon McCawley. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra.
  • Robert Schumann

    Widmung

    Music Arranger: Franz Liszt. Performer: Leon McCawley.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Sinfonia Concertante in E flat

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Hornpipe form Water music

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    London Symphony Mvt 3 - scherzo

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Leningrad Symphony

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • Eric Coates

    London Suite: Knightsbridge March

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No 3 (rehearsal)

    Conductor: Henry Wood.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Timber & Steel

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Claude Debussy

    Preludes, Book 1 - La cathedrale engloutie (orch. Henry Wood)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Enrique Granados

    12 Danzas espanolas, Op 37 (orch. Henry Wood)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Richard Wagner

    Wesendonck Lieder- Traume for solo Violin and Orchestra

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand (arr. Henry Wood)

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La valse

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 Overture, Op 49

    Orchestra: Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra. Choir: Göteborgs Symfoniska Kör. Ensemble: Gothenburg Symphony Brass Band. Ensemble: Gothenburg Artillery Division. Ensemble: Churchbells of Gothenburg. Conductor: Neeme Järvi.
    • Tchaikovsky: 1812 Overture, Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin: Neeme Jarvi.
    • DG.
    • 1.

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