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Last Night Of The Proms - The 100th Season

Bach,J.s. / Terfel / Davis
Release Date: 08/26/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4388  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachSir William WaltonDmitri KabalevskyPaul Creston,   ... 
Performer:  Bryn TerfelEvelyn Glennie
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 1 Hours 51 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Last Night of the Proms, at the Royal Albert Hall in London, is one of the world’s most popular classical music concerts, watched and listened to by an audience of many millions around the globe.

In this DVD presentation of the ‘Last Night’ during the 100th season, featuring Bryn Trefel and Evelyn Glennie, the concert has its usual party atmosphere, celebrating British tradition, while encapsulating the spirit of the Proms, with its all-embracing program, bringing together the themes of the season.

Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 Bach orch. Wood
Belshazzar’s Feast Walton BRYN TERFEL
Colas Breugnon Overture Kabalevsky
Marimba Concertino, Op. 21 Creston First and third movements Read more /> Marimba Spiritual Miki EVELYN GLENNIE
Méditation from Thaïs Massenet MICHAEL DAVIS, violin
Handel in the Strand Grainger arr. Wood
Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 Elgar ‘Land of Hope and Glory’ (with encore)
Fantasia on British Sea Songs Wood
Rule Britannia! Arne arr. Sargent (with encore) BRYN TERFEL
Jerusalem Parry orch. Elgar
God save the Queen
Auld Lang Syne

Format: NTSC, 4.3 Full Screen, LPCM
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only)
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Number of discs: 2
Run Time: 111 minutes
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Works on This Recording

1.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  BBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
2.
Belshazzar's Feast by Sir William Walton
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1931; England 
3.
Colas Breugnon, Op. 24: Overture by Dmitri Kabalevsky
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938/1969; USSR 
4.
Concertino for Marimba, Op. 21: 1st movement by Paul Creston
Performer:  Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
5.
Concertino for Marimba, Op. 21:3rd movement by Paul Creston
Performer:  Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
6.
Marimba Spiritual by Minoru Miki
Performer:  Evelyn Glennie (Percussion)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1984; Japan 
7.
Thaïs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 

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