BBC Proms 2021 – BBC Symphony Orchestra – Martyn Brabbins conducts Anthony Payne’s Spring’s Shining Wake & Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony | Sarah Connolly sings Berlioz’s Les Nuits d’été.

Friday, August 13, 2021, Royal Albert Hall, London Broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 from 7.30 p.m. Keeping Sir Andrew Davis’s programme intact meant that Martyn Brabbins could open this Prom with the late Anthony Payne’s Spring’s Shining Wake (1980-81), which “shadows the course” (Payne) of Delius’s In a Summer Garden. Scored for wind septet, … Continue reading BBC Proms 2021 – BBC Symphony Orchestra – Martyn Brabbins conducts Anthony Payne’s Spring’s Shining Wake & Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony | Sarah Connolly sings Berlioz’s Les Nuits d’été.