More establishment than experimental, classifying the late composer is no easy task
Igor Fyodorovitch Stravinsky
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Thursday 23 June 2005
Wednesday 10 November 2004
On paper, this Queen Elizabeth Hall concert, put together by the period players of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and their joint principal guest conductor, Frans Bruggen, promised the ultimate postmodernist tease.
Wednesday 27 October 2004
Thursday 19 August 2004
You may think you know St John's Night on the Bare Mountain - to give Mussorgsky's satanic potboiler its full and proper name - but a few bars into the piece that opened this all-Russian, all-pagan, all-singing/dancing Prom, that which is so familiar is tossed back into the cauldron and comes out sounding, well, bewitched.
Monday 22 March 2004
Monday 01 December 2003
Tuesday 02 September 2003
Monday 18 August 2003
Sunday 03 August 2003
Tuesday 22 July 2003
Wednesday 25 June 2003
Friday 02 May 2003
Tuesday 22 April 2003
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