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BBC Proms 2008


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The music of Leos Janacek is a recent departure for Pierre Boulez. Here he conducts the large orchestral forces in the Sinfonietta, joined by some 266 voices and organ for the thrilling Glagolitic Mass. Plus a rare opportunity to hear the Capriccio for piano and chamber ensemble. Presented live from the Royal Albert Hall by Donald Macleod.
Jean-Eff lam Bavouzet (piano), Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet (soprano), Anna Stephany (mezzo), Simon O'Neill (tenor), Peter Fried (bass),
Simon Preston (organ), BBC Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Pierre Boulez
Janacek Sinfonietta ; Capriccio
8.20 Twenty Minutes Proms director Roger Wright discusses Janacek's music with conductor Pierre Boulez.
8.40 Janacek Glagolitic Mass (original version, reconstr Paul Wingfield )


Unknown: Leos Janacek
Unknown: Pierre Boulez.
Unknown: Glagolitic Mass.
Unknown: Albert Hall
Unknown: Donald MacLeod.
Piano: Jeanne-Michele Charbonnet
Soprano: Anna Stephany
Tenor: Simon O'Neill
Bass: Simon Preston
Conductor: Pierre Boulez
Conductor: Janacek Sinfonietta
Director: Roger Wright
Conductor: Pierre Boulez.
Unknown: Paul Wingfield

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