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Prom 56 repeat: Henry Wood Tribute

Another chance to hear Prom 56: Bramwell Tovey conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in works championed by Sir Henry Wood including, with Leon McCawley, Ireland's Piano Concerto.

Afternoon Concert with Penny Gore

Presented by Petroc Trelawny at the Royal Albert Hall, London

Ravel: Rapsodie espagnole
Ireland: Piano Concerto

2.45pm: Interval: Proms Plus Talk: Petroc Trelawny considers the legacy of Sir Henry Wood, and talks to some of the performers in this Prom.

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.

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

22 days left to listen

3 hours

Music Played

  • Maurice Ravel

    Rapsodie espagnole

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

    Piano Concerto

    Performer: Leon McCawley. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Robert Schumann

    Widmung (Myrthen, Op 25), arr Liszt for piano

    Performer: Leon McCawley. Music Arranger: Franz Liszt.
  • Dobrinka Tabakova

    Timber & Steel

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

    La Cathedrale engloutie (Preludes Book 1), orch Henry Wood

    Orchestrator: Henry Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Enrique Granados

    Andaluza (Danzas españolas), orch Henry Wood

    Orchestrator: Henry Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Richard Wagner

    Träume (Wesendonck Lieder), arr Henry Wood

    Performer: Nathaniel Anderson-Frank. Music Arranger: Henry Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Percy Grainger

    Handel in the Strand, arr Henry Wood

    Music Arranger: Henry Wood. Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Maurice Ravel

    La Valse

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Bramwell Tovey.
  • Francis Poulenc

    Stabat mater (Vidit suum)

    Singer: Christine Goerke. Orchestra: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. Choir: Atlanta Symphony Chorus. Conductor: Robert Shaw.
    • Telarc.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegfried Idyll

    Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Bernard Haitink.
    • PHILIPS.
  • Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber

    The Crowning with Thorns (Rosary Sonatas)

    Performer: Rachel Podger. Performer: Marcin Świątkiewicz.
    • Rosary Sonatas.
    • Channel Classics.
    • 8.

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