Proms 2009

Proms 2009

Michael Nyman

This was Michael Nyman’s first appearance at the BBC Proms and looked at his musical relationships with two of this year’s featured composers, Purcell and

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Joshua Bell & Osmo Vänskä

Two joyful works in D major flanked a very fine performance of Szymanowski’s “Stabat mater” in this BBC Symphony Orchestra (and Chorus) Prom under Osmo

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Samson

The marking of the 250th-anniversary of Handel’s death continue, though it was disappointing to see large areas at the back of the Arena vacant. Handel-the-English-oratorio

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Budapest Festival Orchestra

Last year Gramophone magazine ranked the Budapest Festival Orchestra as the ninth best (the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra topped the poll, and the top-placed British one

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