&ldquoAs Alsop faced the cellos and drew from them the most tremendously shaped phrases with every inflection of her baton, you were aware of being in the presence of greatness.&rdquo
11th September 2015
Marin conducts Last Night of the BBC Proms 2015

Marin Alsop brings the BBC Proms to a spectacular close on Saturday September 12 conducting the BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, tenor Jonas Kaufmann, soprano Danielle de Niese and pianist Benjamin Grosvenor at London’s Royal Albert Hall.

This will be the second time Marin has conducted the Last Night of the BBC Proms, following the tremendous success of her debut in 2013.

Alongside traditional favorites expected at the Last Night like Henry Wood’s Fantasia on British Sea-SongsRule, Britannia!, Jerusalem and of course the UK’s National Anthem, the earlier part of the concert will see arias by Puccini, Shostakovich’s second Piano Concerto and a world premiere by Eleanor Alberga.

The concert will be available to watch online via the BBC Proms website, on BBC television in the UK and live on BBC Radio 3. Click here to find out more.

For the full program click here.