Sir Simon Rattle’s Masterful Ravel at the Proms

20/08/2018

BBC PROM 48 – Ravel: Magdalena Kožená (mezzo-soprano), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 18.8.2018. (AS)

Magdalena Kožená as Child (featured centre) (c) BBC/Chris Chistodoulou

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The EUYO Brings a Wonderful Sense of Diversity Amongst Unity to the Proms

20/08/2018

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BBC PROM 49 – Zubel, Chopin, Tchaikovsky: Seong-Jin Cho (piano), European Union Youth Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 19.8.2018. (CC)

Seong-Jin Cho (piano) with the European Union Youth Orchestra, conducted by Gianandrea Noseda (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Seong-Jin Cho (piano), European Union Youth Orchestra & Gianandrea Noseda (conductor)
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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Blossom Music Festival (7): Timeless Suites Show a Cellist’s Growth as an Artist

15/08/2018

Blossom Music Festival [7] – Bach: Yo-Yo Ma (cello), Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, 12.8.2018. (MSJ)

Yo-Yo Ma at the Blossom Music Festival (c) Roger Mastroianni

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A Thought-Provoking Prom from West-Eastern Divan Orchestra and Daniel Barenboim

15/08/2018

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Prom 43 – Tchaikovsky, Coleman, and Scriabin: Elsa Dreisig (soprano), Lisa Batiashvili (violin), West-Eastern Divan Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim (conductor). Royal Albert Hall, London, 14.8.2018. (MB)

Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Daniel Baremboim (conductor) and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Lisa Batiashvili (violin), Daniel Barenboim (conductor) & the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
(c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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A Splendid Evening of French Music from Ludovic Morlot and the CBSO

15/08/2018

Debussy, Lili Boulanger and Ravel: Justina Gringytė (mezzo-soprano); CBSO Chorus; CBSO Youth Chorus; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Ludovic Morlot (conductor), Symphony Hall, Birmingham, 14.8.2018. (JQ)

Justina Gringytė (c) Paul Marc Mitchell

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Joshua Bell and the ASMF Bring Sparkling Collective Music-Making to the Proms

15/08/2018

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BBC Prom 40 – Mendelssohn, Saint-Saëns, Bridge, Beethoven: Joshua Bell (violin/director), Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Royal Albert Hall, London, 12.8.2018. (CS)

Joshua Bell (c) Shervin Lainez

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Chamber Music at Tanglewood – From Bach to Balch

10/08/2018

Tanglewood [3] – Various composers: Various performers, Tanglewood Music Center Fellows Chamber Concert, Seiji Ozawa Hall, Lenox, 5.8.2018. (RP)

Seiji Ozawa Hall at the Tanglewood Music Center © Stu Rosner

Seiji Ozawa Hall at the Tanglewood Music Center © Stu Rosner

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Thea Musgrave is Honoured During Richard Farnes’ Notable Proms Debut

08/08/2018

BBC PROM 33Musgrave and Brahms: Golda Schultz (soprano), Johan Reuter (baritone), BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra / Richard Farnes (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 7.8.2018. (AS)

Golda Schultz (soprano) with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Symphony Chorus conducted by Richard Farnes (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

Golda Schultz (soprano), BBC SO & Richard Farnes (conductor) (c) BBC/Chris Christodoulou

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