Articles by Nick Boston

Nick Boston

PCM5: Full power from the Latvian Radio Choir with understated excellence from Melnikov

By , 16 August 2017
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Strikingly dramatic Weir in a convincing première from the BBC Singers and Nash Ensemble

By , 13 August 2017
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Prom 32: Four centuries of British music from Ryan Wigglesworth and the BBC NOW

By , 11 August 2017
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PCM2: Collaboration in action from Van Wauwe & the Quatuor Van Kuijk

By , 26 July 2017
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Prom 10: Live Beethoven in every sense from Collon and the Aurora Orchestra

By , 23 July 2017
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Prom 1: Fuel to the Proms fire on the First Night

By , 15 July 2017
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Stimulating programming and powerful performances the Philharmonia and Gustavo Gimeno

By , 02 June 2017
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Three Monteverdi “Epics” - Les Talens Lyriques come to Brighton Festival

By , 22 May 2017
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Ashkenazy and the Philharmonia: no fireworks, just the joy of music-making

By , 17 March 2017
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Bartók with bite from Zimmermann; intense but restrained Shostakovich from Valčuha and the Philharmonia

By , 25 November 2016
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Virtuosic command and intimate focus from Benjamin Grosvenor

By , 05 October 2016
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PCM5: Tenderness and passion from Stile Antico and Fretwork

By , 16 August 2016
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Prom 37: Webern, Brahms and a Watkins première from Søndergård and BBC NOW

By , 14 August 2016
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A fitting cabaret to celebrate Erik Satie's 150th birthday at the Proms

By , 02 August 2016
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Proms Chamber Music 2: Fun, energy and variety from 12 cellists and a soprano

By , 26 July 2016
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Powerfully physical playing from the Quatuor Ébène and Capuçon

By , 29 April 2016
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Physically expressive Chopin from Ingrid Fliter

By , 07 April 2016
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An evocative evening of Anne Boleyn's Songbook, expertly performed by Alamire

By , 18 March 2016
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Energy and boyish excitement from Ashkenazy in Rachmaninov

By , 04 March 2016
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Powerful yet controlled Mahler from Hrůša and the Philharmonia

By , 12 February 2016
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