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BBC Proms 2009


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rFrom the Royal Albert Hall , London. The first! ever Stravinsky ballet season at the Proms begins with Petrushka, and music by Smetana,
Bartok and Martinu. Presented by Fiona Talkington. Jaroslava Pechocova , Vaclav Macha (pianos), BBCSO, conductor Jiri Belohlavek Smetana Overture: The Bartered Bride
Bartok Dance Suite
Martinu Concerto for two pianos
8.25 Twenty Minutes: The Flirt A short story by emigre Russian satirist Nadezhda Teffi. A secret rendezvous on board a Volga steamboat has unexpected consequences. Read by Lindsay Duncan.
8.45 Stravinsky Petrushka (1947 version) Repeated on Wednesday at 2pm


Unknown: Royal Albert Hall
Presented By: Fiona Talkington.
Presented By: Jaroslava Pechocova
Pianos: Vaclav MacHa
Read By: Lindsay Duncan.
Read By: Stravinsky Petrushka

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