Glyndebourne’s Excellent La clemenza di Tito Comes to the Proms

30/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 59: Mozart – La Clemenza di TitoSoloists; Glyndebourne Festival Opera Chorus; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Robin Ticciati (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 28.8.2017. (CC)
performs the role of Sextus in Mozart’s La clemenza di Tito with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment under conductor Robin Ticciati at the BBC Proms. Photo credit - Chris Christodoulou.

Anna Stéphany (Sextus) in La clemenza di Tito
(c) Chris Christodoulou.

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A Remarkable and Memorable Chopin Recital by Pavel Kolesnikov

29/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS – PCM7, Chopin: Pavel Kolesnikov (piano), Cadogan Hall, London, 28.8.2017. (CS)

Pavel Kolesnikova (c) Eva Vermandel.

Pavel Kolesnikov: photo credit – Eva Vermandel.

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An Intriguing Prom of Czech Rarities

28/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 56 – Smetana, Martinů, Dvořák, Janáček and Suk: Svatopluk Sem (baritone); BBC Singers (mens’ voices), BBC Symphony Orchestra / Jakub Hrůša (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 27.8.2017. (AS) Read more

Historical Echoes in Cargill and BBCSO’s 70th Anniversary Song-Fest

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 (14) – 70th Anniversary Celebration Concert: Karen Cargill (mezzo), BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

Karen Cargill © K K Dundas

Karen Cargill © K K Dundas

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Respighi and Verdi’s Quiet Moments Come Alive in Chailly’s Hands

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [13] – Verdi, Respighi: Edinburgh Festival Chorus (dir. Christopher Bell), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 27.8.2017. (SRT)

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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Chailly’s Varied Orchestral Set Brilliantly Showcases Filarmonica della Scala’s Talents

28/08/2017

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Edinburgh International Festival 2017 [12] – Enescu, Bartók, Shostakovich: Julian Rachlin (viola), Filarmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Usher Hall, 26.8.2017. (SRT)

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

Filarmonica della Scala © Silvia Lelli

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Noble, Contemplative Brahms from Kavakos at the Proms

27/08/2017

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2017 BBC PROMS 54 – Brahms, Respighi: Leonidas Kavakos (violin), Filharmonica della Scala / Riccardo Chailly (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 25.8.2017. (CS)

Violinist Leonidas Kavakos performs Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D major with the Filarmonica della Scala under Riccardo Chailly; photo credit - Chris Christodoulou.

Leonidas Kavakos (violin) performs Brahms’ Violin Concerto at the Proms (c) Chris Christodoulou

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The Metropole Orkest in Stunning Form for Charles Mingus Revisited at the Proms

27/08/2017

 2017 BBC PROMS 53 – Beneath the Underdog: Charles Mingus Revisited: Shabaka Hutchings (bass clarinet); Bart van Lier (trombone); Leo Pellegrino (baritone sax); Christian Scott (trumpet); Kandace Springs (vocalist); Metropole Orkest / Jules Buckley. Royal Albert Hall, 24.8.2017. (CC)

Trombonist Bart van Lier and trumpeter Christian Scott at the BBC Proms (c) Mark Allan

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