BBC Proms

2019 Homage to Nina Simone

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Clara Amfo introduces a prom which celebrates the jazz and blues legend Nina Simone.

First transmitted in 2019. Clara Amfo introduces a celebration of jazz and blues legend Nina Simone with The Metropole Orkest led by Jules Buckley, Ledisi, Lisa Fisher and more.

Clara Amfo introduces a prom which celebrates the jazz and blues legend Nina Simone. The Metropole Orkest is led by Jules Buckley, and they are joined by Ledisi, Lisa Fischer and other singers in this tribute to the acclaimed singer, songwriter and political activist. The titles include standards such as Feeling Good, My Baby Just Cares for Me and I Put a Spell on You.

Credits

Presenter
Clara Amfo
Conductor
Jules Buckley
Orchestra
Metropole Orkest
Director
Pati Marr
Producer
Glenn Barton

Brand

BBC Proms

Series

BBC Proms: 2019

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