Last Night of the Proms

Last Night of the Proms

Bryn Terfel
Director: Brian Large Cast: Bryn Terfel
Bryn Terfel
, Evelyn Glennie
Evelyn Glennie
, The BBC Singers
The BBC Singers
Brian Large

DVD (Wide Screen)



Featuring the BBC Symphony Orchestra, this celebration of English music -- old as well as new -- includes renditions of "Rule," "Britannia," "Hope and Glory," "Jerusalem," and Sir Henry Wood's "Fantasia on British Sea." The unique event was originally recorded in 2000, and attracted a television audience in the millions.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/19/2002
UPC: 0809478000419
Original Release: 2000
Rating: NR
Source: Bbc / Opus Arte
Region Code: 0
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Surround]
Time: 2:46:00

Special Features

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Cast & Crew

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. An Introduction to the Night of the Proms
2. Introduction to Bach: Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 537
3. Bach, Orch. Elgar, "Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 537"
4. Introduction to Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K218 and an Interview With Hilary Hahn
5. Mozart "Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major, K218." Hilary Hahn - violin
6. Bach "Violin Sonata No. 1 in G Minor, BWV 1001" - Presto: Hilary Hahn - violin
7. Introduction to Richard Strauss: Dance of the Seven Veils and an Interview With Jane Eaglen
8. Richard Strauss "Dance of the Seven Veils" and "Final Scene" From 'Salome'. Jane Eaglen - soprano
9. The Laying of the Wreath
10. Introduction to Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No. 2
11. Shostakovich, Orch. Gerard McBurney, "Jazz Suite No. 2" World Première
12. Introduction to the Soloists for Grainger Tribute to Foster
13. Grainger "Tribute to Foster": Janice Watson - Soprano, Ann Murray - Mezzo-Soprano, Toby Spence - Tenor, Robert Tear - Tenor, Neal Davies - Bass
14. An Interview With Sir Andrew Davis
15. Introduction to Delius: The Walk to the Paradise Garden
16. Delius "The Walk to the Paradise Garden" From "A Village Romeo and Juliet"
17. Introduction to the Finale
18. Elgar "Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major, Op. 39"
19. Henry Wood "Fantasia on British Sea-Songs"
20. Arne, Arr. Sargent "Rule, Britannia!": Jane Eaglen - Soprano
21. Speech by Sir Andrew Davis and Presentation by Nicholas Kenyon, Director, BBC Proms
22. Parry, Orch. Elgar "Jerusalem"
23. The National Anthem

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