Berlioz Overture Le Corsair
Delius Song of Summer
Ireland Piano Concerto
Walton excerpts from Façade
Grainger Irish Tune from County Derry
Grainger English Country Garden
Elgar Pomp and Circumstance
Sir Andrew Davis conductor
Sir Andrew Davis will lead the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and Chorus through the best of British classical music, in a dazzling flag-waving celebration, when the Last Night of the Proms comes to Hamer Hall this March.
Featuring Australian soloists contralto Liane Keegan and pianist Piers Lane, the MSO will perform all the great works of Great Britain including Arne’s Rule, Britannia, Wood’s Fantasia on British Sea Songs and of course Elgar’s immortal Land of Hope and Glory among many other works resulting in a spectacular red, white and blue feast of music making.
Please note that the same repertoire will be performed across both nights.
Running time: 2 hours, including a 20-minute interval