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Mary Poppins in Last Night of the Proms

Last Night of the Proms is to feaure a Mary Poppins singalong to mark the 50th anniversary of the film's release

Yesterday   -  

BBC Prom 18, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra/Mena, review: 'dubious'

Juanjo Mena conducted the BBC Phil in a hit-and-miss programme of Mahler, Ravel and Harrison Birtwistle, says Ivan Hewett

Yesterday   -  

Rossini: Maometto Secondo, Garsington Opera, review: 'focused and energised'

Conducter David Parry's live recording of Rossini is finely-executed and ground-breaking, says Rupert Christiansen

July 30   -  

Beethoven: Piano Concertos Nos 3 & 4, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, review: 'another must-have'

Pianist Maria João Pires elevates Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra's rendition of Beethoven, says Geoffrey Norris

July 30   -  

BBC Prom 16, Oriental Promise, review: 'superbly rich'

Ivan Hewett's scruples about Prom 16 were dissolved by the rich sound of the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra

July 30   -  

WATCH: La Traviata live from Glyndebourne

Watch: Verdi's classic opera La Traviata live from Glyndebourne on August 10 at 5.30pm

July 29   -  

BBC Prom 15, Mozart, Ravel & Jonathan Dove, review: 'affable'

Ingrid Fliter proved to be an inspired soloist for Mozart's A major Piano Concerto K488, says Geoffrey Norris

July 27   -  

BBC Proms 12, Bach St John Passion, review: 'idiosyncratic'

Sir Roger Norrington intelligent conducting of both of Bach's Passions was not without its rocky moments, says Ivan Hewett

July 27   -  

BBC Prom 13, CBeebies Prom, review: 'uninspired'

The CBeebies Prom badly needed an appearance from Iggle-Piggle, says Serena Davies

July 27   -  

Simon Rattle conducts Schumann's symphonies, review: 'hardly fresh'

The first release from Berlin Philharmonic's record label lacks the period-concious style of Rattle's usual performances of Schumann's symphonies, says John Allison
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