Performer: BBC Symphony Orchestra

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LondonProm 1: First Night of the Proms

Coult, Beethoven, Adams
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Edward Gardner; Igor Levit; BBC Proms Youth Choir; BBC Symphony Chorus

LondonProm 7

Rebel, Dusapin, Berlioz
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Joshua Weilerstein; Alisa Weilerstein

LondonProm 13: Malcolm Sargent's 500th Prom

Traditional, Berlioz, Schumann, Elgar, Walton, Holst, Delius, Britten
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Sir Andrew Davis; Beatrice Rana

LondonProm 18

Korngold, Hillborg, Rimsky-Korsakov
BBC Symphony Orchestra; James Gaffigan; Hannah Holgersson; Ida Falk Winland; BBC Symphony Chorus

LondonProm 29

Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina
Semyon Bychkov; Paul Curran; Ante Jerkunica; Christopher Ventris; Vsevolod Grivnov; Elena Maximova
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Ecstatically uncomfortable: a revelatory, risk-taking Turangalîla in Birmingham

Sakari Oramo pushes the BBC Symphony Orchestra to breaking point at Symphony Hall
*****
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A Bliss revival at the Barbican

An account of The Beatitudes that will do much to reassess this neglected work was coupled with a polished “Enigma”.
****1
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Oramo brings Varèse alive and kicking

A Total Immersion day exploring the works of Edgar Varèse at the Barbican. 
*****
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Death, destroyer of worlds

At the Barbican last night, Gerald Finley, John Adams and the BBC Symphony Orchestra combined to deliver the heaviest operatic punch I’ve been subjected to all year.
*****
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Dvořák’s Requiem at the Barbican

The BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus grow in stature through an evening which provides a good introduction to the virtues of Dvořák’s seldom-played large scale choral work.
***11
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