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BBC Proms 2006


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Martin Handley presents the first of four
Proms marking the 60th birthday of Colin Matthews whose sparkling and atmospheric Horn Concerto is played by the soloist for whom it was written. Debussy's orchestral seascape and Sibelius's expansive symphony complete the programme.
Richard Watkins (horn), Halle Orchestra , conductor Mark Elder Debussy La Mer
Colin Matthews Horn Concerto
7.50 Twenty Minutes: Leaving Home
After the close deaths of archaeologist Christine Finn 's parents, handling the disposal of the family home and possessions as an excavation and restoration project enabled her to let go.
8.10 Sibelius Symphony No 1
This Prom is repeated on Wednesday 19July at 2pm


Unknown: Martin Handley
Unknown: Colin Matthews
Horn: Richard Watkins
Horn: Halle Orchestra
Conductor: Mark Elder
Conductor: Debussy La Mer
Horn: Colin Matthews
Unknown: Christine Finn

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