The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain Make their Mark – Once More – at the Proms

10/08/2015

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 Prom 31. Tansy Davies, Mahler. National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain/Sir Mark Elder (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 8.8.2015 (CC) Read more

Tadaaki Otaka Returns to the BBC National Orchestra of Wales with a Rewarding British Programme

09/08/2015

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Prom 26 Walton, Vaughan Williams, Grace Williams, Elgar and Walton. Chloë Hanslip (violin), Ailish Tynan (soprano), BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Tadaaki Otaka (conductor), Royal Albert Hall , London, 5.8.2015 (CST)
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Welcome Proms Debuts for Pieces by Turnage and Schuller

08/08/2015

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A Fascinating Messiaen Premiere at the Proms

08/08/2015

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  Prom 29. Mozart, Ravel, Messiaen and Stravinsky: Jean-Efflam Bavouzet (piano); BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/ Nicholas Collon (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 7.8.2015 (AS) Read more

Entertaining and Colourful Account of Phineas Taylor Barnum’s Life

07/08/2015

  Cy Coleman & Michael Stewart: Barnum:  The Lowry, Salford Quays,  Salford, 4,8.2015. (MC)

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Brian Conley as Barnum

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The ‘Pastoral’ Symphony: A Feat of Memory at the Proms

07/08/2015

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  Prom 22. Dean, Mozart Meredith, Beethoven. Franceso Piemontesi (piano), Aurora Orchestra, Nicholas Collon (conductor), BBC Proms Youth Ensemble, Royal Albert Hall, London. 2.8.2015 (LB)

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Mantua Translated to South Kensington: A Memorable Orfeo at the Proms

06/08/2015

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  Prom 25. Monteverdi: Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, John Eliot Gardiner (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 4.8.2015 (CS)

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Krystian Adam as Orpheus in a performance of Monteverdi’s Orfeo at the BBC Proms on Tuesday 4 August, with the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, conducted by Sir John Eliot Gardiner..

 

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Verdi’s Requiem: A Memorable Experience at the Proms

04/08/2015

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  Prom 23. Verdi, Angela Meade (soprano), Karen Cargill (mezzo-soprano), Yosep Kang (tenor), Raymond Aceto (bass), Concert Association of the Chorus of the Deutsche Oper Berlin, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Donald Runnicles (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 2. 8. 2015 (LJ). Read more

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