Proms 2018 winter repeats

Performances of Duke Ellington at BBC Proms

(See all works in BBC Proms by Duke Ellington)
  • Thu 29 Aug 2019

    • 22:15
      Royal Albert Hall

      Jazz, showbiz and spirituality come together in Duke Ellington’s spectacular Sacred Concerts, which spawned three acclaimed, boundary-crossing albums. Drawing on all three, the Proms presents an exhilarating evening of dance, song and spectacle.

      Jazz, showbiz and spirituality come together in Duke Ellington’s spectacular Sacred Concerts, which spawned three acclaimed, boundary-crossing albums. Drawing on all three, the Proms presents an exhilarating evening of dance, song and spectacle.

      Programme

          • In The Beginning God(10 mins)
          • Something 'Bout Believing(9 mins)
          • The Lord's Prayer(3 mins)
          • Praise God and Dance(6 mins)
          • My Love(7 mins)
          • Ain't But the One(3 mins)
          • Father Forgive(4 mins)
          • Freedom(11 mins)
          • Heritage (AKA My Mother, My Father, and Love)(3 mins)
          • Tell Me It's The Truth(3 mins)
          • Heaven(5 mins)
          • Come Sunday(4 mins)
          • David Danced(7 mins)

      Performers

      • Annette Walker
      • Carleen Anderson and the UK Vocal Assembly
      • Nu Civilisation Orchestra
      • Peter Edwards
        conductor
        conductor

      Composers

      Prom 54: Duke Ellington’s Sacred Music