BBC Proms 2019 RPO Concert Announced

christine_goerke_arielle_doneson

The RPO is delighted to announce that we'll be a part of the BBC Proms this September. 

Our event, Prom 68: Wagner Night, is part of one of the BBC Proms’ themes for 2019 which celebrates 150 years of the birth of Proms Founder /conductor Sir Henry Wood.

Monday night was always ‘Wagner’ night when Sir Henry would present audiences with chunks of Wagner, complemented by other composers who had a resonance with Wagner’s music. Our programme is a high-voltage evening to include excerpts from Wagner’s Ringcycle (with Wagnerian soprano Christine Goerke and tenor Stephen Gould) and music by César Franck and Carl Maria von Weber.

 

 


Latest News

  • Tuesday 14 May 2019
    June concerts with Menuhin Competition winner Diana Adamyan
  • Monday 13 May 2019
    An Interview with Chloé van Soeterstède
  • Friday 3 May 2019
    Young people driving vinyl renaissance says RPO YouGov report

Latest Press

  • Monday 13 May 2019
    An Interview with Chloé van Soeterstède
  • Monday 1 April 2019
    Francesca Dego "performing with the RPO? It's like driving a Ferrari"
  • Wednesday 23 January 2019
    Strokestra Features in The Washington Post