Proms 2015: The First Night Goes With a Bang…Literally!

United KingdomUnited Kingdom Prom 1: The First Night of the Proms; Lars Vogt (piano), Christopher Maltman (baritone), BBC National Chorus of Wales, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo (conductor) Royal Albert Hall, London, 17.7.2015. (MMB)

Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall on the First Night of the BBC Proms 2015 (Friday 17 July).
Sakari Oramo conducts the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall on the First Night of the BBC Proms 2015 (Friday 17 July).

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Superb Beethoven Relayed through the Digital Concert Hall of the Berliner Philharmoniker

United KingdomUnited Kingdom  Beethoven: Isabelle Faust (violin); Berliner Philharmoniker/Bernard Haitink (conductor), Digital Concert Hall of the Berliner Philharmoniker – Live Broadcast to European Cinemas – New Park Cinema, Chichester, 6.3.2015 (MMB)

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PROM 75: Welcome Return to Penultimate Proms Night of  Beethoven’s Ninth

United KingdomUnited Kingdom BBC Prom 75 –  Cerha, Beethoven: Christina Landshamer (soprano), Gerhild Romberger (mezzo-soprano), Steve Davislim (tenor), Dmitry Belosselskiy (bass), Leipzig Gewandhaus Choir and Children’s Choir, Leipzig Opera Chorus, London Symphony Chorus, Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra / Alan Gilbert (conductor), Royal Albert Hall, London, 12.9.2014 (MMB)

 Friedrich Cerha: Paraphrase on the Opening of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D minor, “Choral”

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Stars in the Making 1: Luis Gomes (tenor) interviewed by Margarida Mota Bull

Stars in the Making 1: Luis Gomes (tenor) interviewed by Margarida Mota Bull

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Luis Gomes (c) ROH

 

The Jette Parker Young Artists Programme of the Royal Opera House is designed to support the artistic development of young professional singers, conductors, directors and répétiteurs, as per information kindly provided by the Administrator. The Young Artists are salaried company members, who work at the opera house on a full-time basis over a two-year period. Each artist is given the opportunity to work on productions for The Royal Opera. They also receive coaching in all opera disciplines, including music, languages, movement and acting from a wide range of freelance coaches, as well as guidance in related issues and career development. Portuguese tenor Luis Gomes and Brazilian baritone Michel de Souza are two of the artists currently in the programme.

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