BBC Proms - 16 July - 11 September 2010 - The World's Greatest Classical Music Festival

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Week 1: 12 - 18 July 2010

Monday 12

Tuesday 13

Wednesday 14

Thursday 15

In Tune


Live from RCM

8pm - 9.30pm

The First Night of the Proms

Mahler Symphony No.8 in E flat major, 'Symphony of a Thousand'
Mardi Byers soprano
Twyla Robinson soprano
Malin Christensson soprano
Stephanie Blythe mezzo-soprano
Kelley O'Connor mezzo-soprano
Nikolai Schukoff tenor
Hanno Müller-Brachmann baritone
Tomasz Konieczny bass
Choristers of St Paul's Cathedral
Choristers of Westminster Abbey
Choristers of Westminster Cathedral
BBC Symphony Chorus
Crouch End Festival Chorus
Sydney Philharmonia Choirs

BBC Symphony Orchestra, Jiří Bělohlávek conductor

Opera Day


Come and Sing Wagner

Opera Day


Wagner Study Session

Proms Intro


The Mastersingers of Nuremberg

4pm - 10.15pm

Wagner - The Mastersingers of Nuremberg

Wagner The Mastersingers of Nuremberg

Bryn Terfel Hans Sachs
Raymond Very Walther von Stoltzing
Amanda Roocroft Eva
Christopher Purves Beckmesser
Andrew Tortise David
Anna Burford Magdalene
David Soar Nightwatchman
Brindley Sherratt Pogner
Simon Thorpe Kothner
David Stout Nachtigall
Paul Hodges Schwartz
Rhys Meirion Zorn
Andrew Rees Eisslinger
Stephen Rooke Moser
Arwel Huw Morgan Foltz
Geraint Dodd Vogelgesang
Owen Webb Ortel

Chorus and Orchestra of Welsh National Opera, Lothar Koenigs conductor

Proms Intro


Simon Boccanegra

6pm - 9pm

Verdi - Simon Boccanegra

Verdi Simon Boccanegra

Plácido Domingo Simon Boccanegra
Marina Poplavskaya Amelia
Joseph Calleja Gabriele Adorno
Ferruccio Furlanetto Jacopo Fiesco
Jonathan Summers Paolo Albiani
Lukas Jakobski Pietro

Royal Opera Chorus

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonio Pappano conductor navigation


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