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Roxanna Panufnik: Songs of Darkness, Dreams of Light - Extract (Last Night of the Proms)

Roxanna Panufnik's Last Night commission - Songs of Darkness, Dreams of Light - draws on complementary religious traditions; it sets words by Isaac Rosenberg and Khalil Gibran, marries an Ashkenazy Jewish prayer mode, Maronite Syriac chant and Sufi rhythms and structure.

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2 minutes


Role Contributor
Choir BBC Singers
Choir BBC Symphony Chorus
Orchestra BBC Symphony Orchestra
Conductor Sir Andrew Davis
Composer Roxanna Panufnik

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