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[Broadway, 1865]
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Cynthia Erivo and More Set For BBC Proms; Full 2022 Programme Revealed Photo Cynthia Erivo and More Set For BBC Proms; Full 2022 Programme Revealed
by Stephi Wild - Apr 26, 2022

The 2022 BBC Proms celebrates a homecoming of large-scale orchestral repertoire to the Royal Albert Hall. This year's festival will feature a programme of a scale not heard at the Proms since 2019: the symphonic music of our past responding vividly to the moment, from Verdi's Requiem on the First Night of the Proms, to Mahler's Second Symphony with the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Simon Rattle, to Beethoven's Ninth Symphony performed by the Chineke! Orchestra and Chineke! Voices under Kevin John Edusei.

Tom Borrow Named a BBC New Generation Artist Photo Tom Borrow Named a BBC New Generation Artist
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jun 24, 2021

Borrow, a protege of Murray Perahia and student of Tomer Lev, Director of the Buchmann-Mehta School of Music at Tel Aviv University, has been named 'One To Watch' by both Gramophone and International Piano magazines ('Tom Borrow is...the very definition of 'one to watch'').

MultiPiano Ensemble and Hyperion to Release 'New' Mozart Work Photo MultiPiano Ensemble and Hyperion to Release 'New' Mozart Work
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 2, 2021

The MultiPiano Ensemble will focus on Mozart for its first-ever commercial recording, alongside the English Chamber Orchestra, on Hyperion Records. And the album, 'Mozart: The Complete Multipiano Concertos' includes, alongside the well-established Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra K365, and the Concerto for Three Pianos and Orchestra K242.

The Kathleen Ferrier Awards Competition Announces Winners Photo The Kathleen Ferrier Awards Competition Announces Winners
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 22, 2020

The prize winners of the 65th Kathleen Ferrier Awards Competition were announced last night (Sunday 13 December) at the end of the competition’s final, streamed from Southwark’s Henry Wood Hall.

BWW Review: BBC PROMS: PLAYING DOUBLES, Royal Albert Hall Photo BWW Review: BBC PROMS: PLAYING DOUBLES, Royal Albert Hall
by Louise Penn - Sep 4, 2020

Violinist Nicola Benedetti joins period-instrument group the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment for a celebration of Baroque concertos.

BBC Proms Announce Program for LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS Photo BBC Proms Announce Program for LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 24, 2020

In light of the recent speculation about the Last Night of the Proms, we are today announcing the programme for the concert.

BBC Proms Announce Archive and Live Performances For 2020 Programme Photo BBC Proms Announce Archive and Live Performances For 2020 Programme
by Marianka Swain - Jul 3, 2020

In the year that the Proms turns 125 years old, the 2020 season brings the spirit of the Proms to music-lovers at home. BBC Radio 3 and BBC Four broadcasts treasures from the past 30 years of the Proms across six weeks, before two weeks of incredible live performances at the Royal Albert Hall.

2020 BBC Proms Will 'Celebrate The Past, Reflect On The Present And Build For The Fut Photo 2020 BBC Proms Will 'Celebrate The Past, Reflect On The Present And Build For The Future'
by Stephi Wild - May 28, 2020

125 years on from its creation, the Proms will once again provide a remarkable summer of music, fulfilling founder-conductor Sir Henry Wood's vision to 'bring the greatest classical music to the widest possible audience'.

BBC Proms Delays Announcement of 2020 Season Photo BBC Proms Delays Announcement of 2020 Season
by Stephi Wild - Apr 9, 2020

BBC Proms has delayed the announcement of its 2020 season.

BWW Review: LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS, Royal Albert Hall Photo BWW Review: LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS, Royal Albert Hall
by Charlotte Downes - Sep 15, 2019

The Last Night of the Proms is the culmination of the world's biggest musical festival. It's less a concert, more a cultural experience. The Royal Albert Hall is transformed with flags, banners, balloons and a tangible party atmosphere. The occasional glimpse of an inflatable flamingo or helium parrot just added to the evening's charm and eccentricity.

Henry Wood Videos

STAGE TUBE: Reimagined Cello Featured in New Short Film with BBC Proms and 59 Productions
by Stage Tube - Jul 8, 2016

Multi award-winning artists 59 Productions, the team behind the video design of the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympic Games, have joined forces with the BBC Proms and internationally acclaimed cellist, Sol Gabetta, to create a brand new film, 'Cello', to celebrate the 2016 BBC Proms season. The film, and a 'making of' video, will be featured on the BBC Proms website and BBC iPlayer as well as shared widely on social media platforms.