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    Peruvian tenor Juan Diego Flórez is the star soloist in a Last Night that also showcases a hand-picked selection of young singers in Vaughan Williams’ Serenade to Music.

  • Programme

    Tom Harrold
    Raze c5’
    BBC commission: world premiere

    Butterworth
    The Banks of Green Willow 7’

    Borodin
    Prince Igor – Polovtsian Dances 12’

    Rossini
    La Cenerentola – ‘Sì, ritrovarla io guiro’ 6’

    Donizetti
    L’elisir d’amore – ‘Una furtiva lagrima’ 5’

    Offenbach
    La belle Hélène – ‘Au mont Ida’ 5’

    Britten
    Matinées musicales (after Rossini) 10’

    Jonathan Dove
    Our revels now are ended 8’

    interval

    Vaughan Williams
    Serenade to Music 11’

    Donizetti
    La fille du régiment – ‘Ah! mes amis’ 7’

    Latin American medley 8’

    Elgar
    Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major (‘Land of Hope and Glory’) 8’

    arr. Wood
    Fantasia on British Sea-Songs 15’

    Arne, arr. Sargent
    Rule, Britannia! 5’

    Parry, orch. Elgar
    Jerusalem 3’
    The National Anthem (arr. Britten) 3’

    Trad., arr. Thorpe Davie
    Auld Lang Syne 2’

    Juan Diego Flórez tenor
    Francesca Chiejina, Eve Daniell, Lauren Fagan, Alison Rose sopranos
    Claire Barnett-Jones, Marta Fontanals-Simmons, Anna Harvey, Katie Stevenson mezzo-sopranos
    Trystan Llŷr Griffiths, Oliver Johnston, Joshua Owen Mills, James Way tenors
    Bragi Jónsson, Benjamin Lewis, James Newby, Bradley Travis basses

    BBC Proms Youth Ensemble
    BBC Singers
    BBC Symphony Chorus
    BBC Symphony Orchestra
    Sakari Oramo conductor