PROM 10: A Colourful English Prom from the BBC Philharmonic and Juanjo Mena

July 28, 2014




United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 10. Walton, Moeran, Horne, Elgar: Tasmin Little (violin), BBC Philharmonic, Juanjo Mena (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 25.7.2014 (RB)

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International A Capella Ensemble Passes Out with Flying Colours

July 27, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Morley, Bennet, Byrd, Reger, Bruckner and others: International A Capella School Concert / Stephen Connolly (director), Cheltenham Minster St Mary’s, Cheltenham, 25.7.2014. (RJ) Read more

The Great War Commemorated in a Superb Recital by Roderick Williams and Gary Matthewman

July 27, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Three Choirs Festival (1) Roderick Williams (baritone), Gary Matthewman (piano), Huntingdon Hall, Worcester, 26.7.2014 (JQ)
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PROM 9: The Original Version of Janáček’s Glagolitic Mass at the Proms

July 26, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 9 Brahms,  Janáček: Barry Douglas (piano), Mlada Khudoley (soprano), Yulia Matochkina (mezzo-soprano), Mikhail Vekua (tenor), Yuri Vorobiev (bass), Thomas Trotter (organ), London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Valery Gergiev (conductor) Royal Albert Hall, London, 24.7.2014 (RB) Read more

PROM 6:Transparent Textures in Ticciati’s Semi-Staged Rosenkavalier

July 25, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  PROM 6: Richard Strauss,  Der Rosenkavalier: Glyndebourne Festival Opera and Chorus, London Philharmonic Orchestra /  Robin Ticciati (conductor), Royal Albert Hall 22.7.2014 (RB)

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Der Rosenkavalier PROM 6 CR BBC Chris Christodolou

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PROM 5: David Zinman Takes His Leave of the Tonhalle Orchestra at the Proms

July 22, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 5: R. Strauss, Dvořák, Beethoven: Julia Fischer (violin); Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, David Zinman (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 21.7.2014 (CS)



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PROM 4:The World Orchestra for Peace Visits the Proms

July 22, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 4: R. Panufnik, R. Strauss, Mahler World Orchestra for Peace, Valery Gergiev (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 20.07.2014 (CC)


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PROM 2: A Variable Proms Debut by Welcome Guests from China

July 21, 2014





United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 2: Elgar, Tchaikovsky, Liszt, Qigang Chen, Mussorgsky/Ravel: Haochen Zhang (piano); Alison Balsom (trumpet); China Philharmonic Orchestra, Long Yu (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 19.7.2014 (CC) Read more

York Festival  Provides Sublime Setting for Renaissance Masterpieces 

July 20, 2014

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Victoria, Guerrero, Esquivel: The Cardinall’s Musick/Andrew Carwood (director), York Minster, York 17.7.2014 (JL)

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PROM 1:The Kingdom Gets the 2014 Proms Off to an Auspicious Start

July 20, 2014





United KingdomUnited Kingdom PROM 1: Elgar: The Kingdom, Op. 51. Erin Wall (soprano) – The Blessed Virgin; Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano) – Mary Magdalene; Andrew Staples (tenor) – St John; Christopher Purves (bass-baritone) – St Peter; BBC National Chorus of Wales; BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra, Sir Andrew Davis (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 18.7.2014 (CC)

Prom 1 CR BBC Chris Christodoulou

Prom 1 CR BBC Chris Christodoulou (L-R) Erin Wall, Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Sir Andrew Davis, Andrew Staples and Christopher Purves perform Elgar’s The Kingdom with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Symphony Chorus and the BBC National Chorus of Wales at the First Night of the BBC Proms 2014

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