BBC Proms 2011: Judith Weir - Stars, Night, Music and Light (excerpt)
The BBC Symphony Orchestra with the BBC Singers perform and excerpt from ‘Stars, Night, Music and Light’ composed by Judith Weir (BBC commission; world premiere) at the First Night of the Proms, from the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Judith Weir is Master of The Queen’s Music. She is the first woman to hold this acclaimed post and the appointment has been hailed as excellent and imaginative.
In October, Judith’s celebrated music will be performed alongside works of previous post holders in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse.
Judith Weir: Master of The Queen’s Music