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Choral; Opera; Chamber; Orchestral

Release Date:

Jul 2002



Number of Discs:



Dolby Digital



Territory Exclusions:

USA & Canada

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 Anamorphic



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Prom at the Palace - The Queen's Concerts, Buckingham Palace

Arne: God Save the Queen; Arnold: Four Irish Dances, Op. 126 - Allegro energico; Four Scottish Songs, Op. 59 - Allegro & Con brio; Four Welsh Songs Op. 138 - Vivace; Bizet: Carmen - Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante; Elgar: Pomp & Circumstance No. 1; German: Merrie England - The Yeomen of England; Gershwin: Porgy & Bess - Summertime; Handel: Coronation Anthem No. 1 'Zadok the Priest'; Music for the Royal Fireworks - Ouverture, La Paix & La Réjouissance; Holst: The Planets - Jupiter; Messager: Solo de concours; Puccini: Tosca - Vissi d'arte; E lucevan le stelle; Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia - Largo al factotum; Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake - Pas de deux; Trad: Great getting-up morning; Jubilee Spiritual; Verdi: La traviata - Libiamo, ne' lieti calici; Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras; Walton: Anniversary Fanfare

Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano); Sir Thomas Allen (Baritone); Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello); Roberto Alagna (Tenor); Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano); Julian Bliss (Clarinet);

BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra; Sir Andrew Davis

This sensational event, held at Buckingham Palace in the presence of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, features some of the world’s most celebrated classical musicians. The concert was broadcast live on the BBC.