Founder Sir Georg Solti

Conductors Valery Gergiev
Sir Donald Runnicles
Sir Karl Jenkins

Patron Emeritus Lady Solti

Director and Co-founder
Charles Kaye

World Orchestra for Peace back to home
The WOP Recordings

8 September 2000 - London, ENGLAND

World Orchestra for Peace

Conductor - Valery Gergiev


DEBUSSY La Mer – three symphonic sketches

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 7 in C major, ‘Leningrad’


Penultimate night of the BBC Proms 2000

'...The World Orchestra for Peace reassembles tonight on a date that has double significance: it was on the penultimate night of the 1996 season that Solti conducted his last ever Prom, while today marks 60 years since Goering unleashed his Blitz on wartime London (and destroyed the Queen’s Hall, the Proms’ original home, in the process).'  BBC Proms programme
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