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BBC Proms on WCLV

 BBC Proms
BBC Proms

WCLV airs concerts from the annual BBC Promenade Concerts at Royal Albert Hall.

These concerts can be heard on WCLV Saturday evenings at 8:00 through September 23 as part of American Public Media's SymphonyCast hosted by Steve Seel.

August 19, 2023 Prom #8
BBC Symphony Orchestra , Josep Pons, conductor; María Dueñas, violin
FALLA: La vida breve
LALO: Symphonie espagnole
DEBUSSY: Images – Ibéria
RAVEL: Bolero
-concert from 7/20/2023

August 26, 2023 Prom #16
BBC Symphony Chorus; Hallé Choir; The Hallé, Sir Mark Elder, conductor
Mané Galoyan, soprano; Dmytro Popov, tenor; Rodion Pogossov, baritone
SHOSTAKOVICH: Symphony No. 5 in D minor
-concert from 7/26/2023

September 2, 2023 Prom #22
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Ryan Bancroft, conductor; Isata Kanneh-Mason, piano
PROKOFIEV: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5 in E minor
-concert from 8/1/2023

September 9, 2023 Prom #39
Budapest Festival Orchestra, Iván Fischer, conductor; Anna-Lena Elbert, soprano; Sir András Schiff, piano
LIGETI: Mysteries of the Macabre
BARTÓK: Piano Concerto No. 3
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, ‘Eroica’
-concert from 8/13/2023

September 16, 2023 Prom #55
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Andris Nelsons, conductor; Jean-Yves Thibaudet, piano
SIMON: Four Black American Dances
STRAVINSKY: Petrushka (1947 version)
GERSHWIN: Piano Concerto in F major
RAVEL: La valse
- concert from 8/26/2023

September 23, 2023 Last Night of the Proms (Prom #71)
BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Singers, Marin Alsop, conductor;
Lise Davidsen, soprano; Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello
BRUCH: Kol nidrei, Op. 47
WILSON: 1922
WAGNER: Tannhäuser – ‘Dich, teure Halle’
MASCAGNI: Cavalleria rusticana – Easter Hymn; Intermezzo
VERDI: Macbeth – ‘Vieni! t’affretta!’
KÁLMÁN: The Gypsy Princess – ‘Heia, heia, in den Bergen ist mein Heimatland’ TRADITIONAL – Fantasia on British Sea Songs
ARNE – Rule, Brittania!
ELGAR – Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major, ‘Land of Hope and Glory’
PARRY – Jerusalem
UNKNOWN – The National Anthem
TRADITIONAL – Auld Lang Syne
-concert from 9/23/2023