Katie Derham will be presenting All Together Now: The Great Orchestra Challenge, on BBC Four. This four part series, started on the 30th August at 9pm with the final being broadcast on BBC Two, Saturday 17th Sept at 8pm.
Katie is joined by renowned conductor Paul Daniel and celebrated double-bassist Chi-chi Nwanoku.
Together they scoured the country for the UK’s best amateur Orchestra, celebrating their breadth, diversity and quality. Katie will be using her passion for music to steer the contestants through the challenges and guiding them through the experience. Her conducting experience from BBC’s Maestro is sure to come in handy as well as her time on Strictly Come Dancing, helping the orchestras with their nerves and perfecting their performances.
The winning orchestra will be crowned the UK’s most inspirational amateur orchestra and will join Katie for the Last Night of the Proms to perform on stage at BBC Proms in the Park.
All Together Now: The Great Orchestra Challenge begins on BBC 4 at 9pm tonight – Tuesday August 30th or catch up here.
For more information about the Last Night of the Proms please see the official website.