Prom 46: Last Night Part One
Royal Albert Hall, London UK
11 September 2021


The Australian singer Stuart Skelton, one of the great tenors of his generation, is joined by charismatic Latvian accordionist Ksenija Sidorova for the climax of the 2021 festival. A musical celebration like no other.

Programme

Gity Razaz: Mother 5Æ
BBC commission: world premiere

Malcolm Arnold: Variations for Orchestra on a Theme of Ruth Gipps 13Æ

Samuel Barber, arr. Jonathan Manners: Adagio for strings 8Æ

Maurice Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin - Rigaudon 3Æ

Franck Angelis: Fantasie on a Theme of Piazzolla - Chiquilφn de Bachφn 6Æ

Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder - Im Treibhaus 6Æ

Richard Wagner: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg - Prize Song 5Æ


Performers

Stuart Skelton tenor
Ksenija Sidorova accordion
BBC Singers
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo conductor


Running time: 1 hr. 14 mins. approx.


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