Concert will begin at 12:00 hours GMT
Archival recording: Davies, Wall and the Academy of Ancient Music perform Purcell and Blow in London
BBC Proms. Iestyn Davies, countertenor, Simon Wall, tenor, Richard Egarr, harpsichord and director, and Members of the Academy of Ancient Music perform:
PURCELL: Suite in G major – excerpts/ Hail, Bright Cecelia – ’Tis nature’s voice/ A New Ground/ Music for a while/ Suite in D major – excerpts/ Sweeter than roses.
BLOW: Ode on the Death of Mr Henry Purcell.
PURCELL: Evening Hymn.
Recorded 7 September 2009.