Hannah Waddingham will present the ‘Fantasy, Myths and Legends’ Prom at the Royal Albert Hall

Emmy Award-winner Hannah Waddingham will present Prom 57: Fantasy, Myths and Legends, an evening of orchestral works from film, television and gaming, from titles including Harry Potter, Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones and World of Warcraft.

The BBC Concert Orchestra, led by their new Chief Conductor, Anna-Maria Helsing, will be joined by Mezzo Soprano Felicity Buckland and The Huddersfield Choral Society.

The Prom will broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 and on Sounds for 30 days, and will also be filmed for TV, with an edited version -titled Fantasy Film Music at the Proms – airing on BBC Two on Saturday 2 September at 7.50pm. It will be available on BBC iPlayer for 12 months.

The Fantasy, Myths and Legends Prom programme at the Royal Albert Hall is below:

Howard Shore, orch. J. C. Whitney The Lord of the Rings, the Fellowship of the Ring Symphonic Suite

Ramin Djawadi, arr & orch. John Langley Game of Thrones Suite

De Falla El amor brujo (excerpts)

David Arnold, arr. & orch. N. Dodd Good Omens – Main Theme

John Williams Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – Hedwig’s Theme

Stravinsky The Firebird – suite (revised version, 1919) – ‘Berceuse’ and ‘Finale’


Mussorgsky, orch. Rimsky-Korsakov A Night on the Bare Mountain

Lorne Balfe, orch. Bernard Duc His Dark Materials – Medley (BBC Commission: world premiere of medley)

Joe Hisaishi My Neighbour Totoro for Orchestra

Eimear Noone Malach, the Angel Messenger, from World of Warcraft

Grieg Peer Gynt, Op 23 (In the Hall of the Mountain King)

John Williams Duel of the Fates from Star Wars

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