Prom 40

See a concert of works by Vaughan Williams, Holst, Higgins, Ellerby, Walton, Lucas, Pickard, Bryars, Benjamin and Bourgeois
This listing is in the past.
Programme
Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872-1958), Flourish
Holst, Gustav (1874-1934), Second Suite for Military Band in F major, Op.28 no.2
Higgins, Gavin (b. 1983), Der Aufstand (BBC commission, world première)
Ellerby, Martin, Paris Sketches
Walton, William (1902-1983), Crown Imperial
Lucas, Leighton (1903-1982), Chorale
Pickard, John (b. 1963), Wildfire
Bryars, Gavin (b. 1943), After the Underworlds (BBC commission, world première)
Benjamin, George (b. 1960), Altitude
Bourgeois, Derek (b. 1941), Blitz
Artists
National Youth Wind Orchestra of Great Britain
James Gourlay, Conductor
National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain
Bramwell Tovey, Conductor
With youth featuring as a major strand at the
Proms this summer, two ensembles share the bill,
each one introducing a brand-new work. A suitably
patriotic edge is provided by Walton’s Crown Imperial
and Derek Bourgeois’s virtuosic Blitz.

Royal Albert Hall

Kensington Gore
London Greater London United Kingdom SW7 2AP