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  • The Royal Albert Hall Kensington Gore London, England, SW7 United Kingdom (map)
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PROM : HENRY WOOD TRIBUTE

A 150th-anniversary tribute to Henry Wood, founder-conductor of the Proms, featuring works he premiered and arranged, and reflecting his wide musical tastes, from Wagner to John Ireland, Ravel to Percy Grainger.

PROGRAMME

Ravel
Rapsodie espagnole 16’
Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1909

Ireland
Piano Concerto 24’
Henry Wood Novelties: world premiere, 1930

– interval –

Dobrinka Tabakova
new work c10’
BBC commission: world premiere

Debussy, orch. Wood
Préludes, Book 1 – La cathédrale engloutie 6’

Granados, orch. Wood
Danzas españolas – Andaluza 5’

Wagner, arr. Wood
Wesendonck Lieder – Träume 5’

Grainger, arr. Wood
Handel in the Strand 4’

Ravel
La valse 12’
Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1921

Nathaniel Anderson-Frank violin
Leon McCawley piano
BBC Concert Orchestra
Bramwell Tovey conductor







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