July 30, 2010

Doctor Who at the Proms

On Saturday at the Royal Albert Hall there was a special event to celebrate the music of Murray Gold for Doctor Who. You can listen to it from BBC iPlayer or the BBC Proms website and the pictures have been released. You should be able to watch it on TV later this year, but here are the pieces that were played:

Murray Gold: Music from Doctor Who
- The Madman with a Box (Prologue)
- An Untimely Arrival
- I am The Doctor
- Battle in the Skies

Other classical pieces
Adams - Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Walton - Portsmouth Point Overture
Holst - Mars (from The Planets)

Presenters and guests from the showThe Doctor (Matt Smith)
Amy Pond (Karen Gillan)
Rory (Arthur Darvil)
The doctor (Matt Smith)

Mark Chambers
Yamit Mamo

Murray Gold Band
London Philharmonic Choir
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Ben Foster (conductor)
Grant Llewellyn (conductor).

Here is a link to the slideshow of pictures