The BBC Concert Orchestra under Barry Wordsworth, with pianists Noriko Ogawa and Kathryn Stott.
Bantock: 'Pierrot of the Minute'
Elgar: ' Nursery Suite'
Arnold: Concerto for two pianos (three hands)
Walton : 'Crown Imperial'
Coates : 'The Three Elizabeths'
Arnold: 'English Dances', Set I, Op 27
Gordon Langford : Medley ‘Say it with Music’
(A celebration of British light and occasional music, including pieces written by Walton and Coates used to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II 60 years ago, and Elgar’s 'Nursery Suite', dedicated in 1931 to the Princesses Margaret and Elizabeth and to their mother Elizabeth, then Duchess of York.)
(Note: at 5.15pm at the Royal College of Music there is a Proms Plus Literary event. Writers Simon Heffer and Andrew O'Hagan celebrate the halcyon days of light music at the BBC with Matthew Sweet.)
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