Last Night of the Proms
Stephen Bell Conductor
Gemma Summerfield Soprano
A rousing and exhilarating collection of Proms favourites, including:
Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No.1
Puccini Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
Saint-Saëns Danse Macabre
Tchaikovsky The Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
Sullivan The Mikado: The Sun Whose Rays Are All Ablaze
Brahms Hungarian Dance No.5
Wood Fantasia on British Sea Songs: Tom Bowling and Hornpipe
Elgar Chanson de Nuit
An orchestral extravaganza featuring the best of British music. A Last Night of the Proms wouldn’t be complete without flag-waving favourites like Jerusalem and Land of Hope and Glory, whilst soprano Gemma Summerfield will serenade us with highlights from operas such as Gianni Schicchi and Guiditta, alongside timeless orchestral favourites like Saint-Saëns’ Danse Macabre and Brahms’ Hungarian Dance No.5.
Pre-concert lecture and talk 6.15pm – with Dr Simon Desbruslais, Lecturer in Music, School of Drama, Music and Screen at the University of Hull.
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