A Brilliantly Entertaining Way to Begin the 2017 Proms Chamber Music Series

18/07/2017

Proms

2017 BBC PCM 1 – Monteverdi, R. Williams: I Fagiolini / Robert Hollingworth (organ/director). Cadogan Hall, London, 17.7.2017. (CC)

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Roderick Williams and I Fagiolini with Robert Hollingworth (director)
after Là ci darem la mano at Cadogan Hall

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Birtwistle’s Deep Time and Time for Even More Elgar from Barenboim

17/07/2017

Proms

2107 BBC PROMS 4 – Birtwistle & Elgar: Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim. Royal Albert Hall, London, 16.7.2017. (CC)

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Daniel Barenboin conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Barenboim’s Elgar at the 2017 BBC Proms Ends on a Triumphal Note

17/07/2017

Proms

2017 BBC PROMS 2 – Sibelius and Elgar: Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 15.7.2017. (AS)

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Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Undeniably Interesting, if Surprisingly Short, First Night for BBC Proms 2017

15/07/2017

Proms

2017 BBC PROMS 1 – Coult, Beethoven, Adams: Igor Levit (piano); BBC Proms Youth Choir; BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra / Edward Gardner. Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.7.2017. (CC)

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Igor Levit (piano) performs Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.3 in C Minor with the BBCSO
conducted by Edward Gardner (c) Chris Christodoulou

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