Prom 70 - Desert Island Discs 70th Anniversary Prom

Keith Lockhart conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra with soloists Ailish Tynan (Soprano), Nicolas Altstaedt (Cello), Peter Donohoe (Piano), Bryn Terfel (Baritone) and Wayne Marshall (Organ)
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Artists
Kirsty Young, Presenter
Ailish Tynan, Soprano
Nicolas Altstaedt, Cello
Peter Donohoe, Piano
Bryn Terfel, Baritone
Wayne Marshall, Organ
Huddersfield Choral Society
BBC Concert Orchestra
Keith Lockhart, Conductor
In a celebration of the 70th anniversary
of BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs, Kirsty
Young interviews guests from the series
and introduces the most popular music
choices, including Bach’s Toccata and Fugue
in D minor (BWV 565), Coates’s ‘The Dam
Busters’ March and The Sleepy Lagoon;
and excerpts from Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’
Concerto, Coleridge-Taylor’s The Death
of Minnehaha, Elgar’s Cello Concerto,
Handel’s Messiah, Puccini’s Madam Butterfly
and Tosca, plus arrangements of favourite
Beatles songs.

Royal Albert Hall

Kensington Gore
London Greater London United Kingdom SW7 2AP