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Belfast Telegraph
Divine Comedy's Hannon in Proms tribute to David BowieIreland-born singer-songwriter Neil Hannon has joined the line-up of musicians
Divine Comedy's Hannon in Proms tribute to David Bowie
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 12 hours ago
Ireland-born singer-songwriter Neil Hannon has joined the line-up of musicians due to pay tribute to David Bowie at the Proms. The Divine Comedy frontman is to take part in the Late Night BBC Proms tomorrow, performing new takes on the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Neil Hannon to pay tribute to David Bowie2016 - 03:08 pm The Divine Comedy star Neil Hannon has joined the line-up of m
Neil Hannon to pay tribute to David Bowie
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
2016 - 03:08 pm The Divine Comedy star Neil Hannon has joined the line-up of musicians paying tribute to David Bowie at the Proms. A special Bowie Prom is being held as part of the Late Night BBC Proms on Friday, with fresh interpretations of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Proms, BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Van Steen: An electric elegycatalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… T
Proms, BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Van Steen: An electric elegy
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… The Chapel, Greenwich, August 6 The first of the Proms’ relocations will see the BBC singers perform Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle in the stunning setting of the Old... Read more
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Evening Standard
Why Prommers to Potter fans should clap and cheer for shows they loveAnthony Boyle: The boy who stole the show Proms 2016: What are the Proms? Har
Why Prommers to Potter fans should clap and cheer for shows they love
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Anthony Boyle: The boy who stole the show Proms 2016: What are the Proms? Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - in pictures Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - in pictures 1/25 Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - in pictures 2/25 Harry Potter and... Read more
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Evening Standard
Proms 2016, BBCSO / Davis, review: Pure poetry to free the soulcatalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… T
Proms 2016, BBCSO / Davis, review: Pure poetry to free the soul
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… The Chapel, Greenwich, August 6 The first of the Proms’ relocations will see the BBC singers perform Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle in the stunning setting of the Old... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sarah Sands: London needs to show why it has to be the leaderup. The resentment over London’s imagined good fortune is profound and geograp
Sarah Sands: London needs to show why it has to be the leader
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
up. The resentment over London’s imagined good fortune is profound and geographical redistribution is popular. Why should the Proms continue at the Royal Albert Hall when it could be relocated to Birmingham? Why not move the Government? A sign of... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Responding to catastrophe with cultureFrench music under a Finnish conductor in one of the most cosmopolitan cities i
Responding to catastrophe with culture
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
French music under a Finnish conductor in one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world. This was not the first time the Proms had altered the programme in the wake of catastrophe. Along with “The Star-Spangled Banner” and “Adagio for... Read more
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Londonist
12 Tips For Doing The Proms Like An ExpertThere's the same amount of toilets, but far fewer people looking to use them.8)
12 Tips For Doing The Proms Like An Expert
Londonist / Posted 4 days ago
There's the same amount of toilets, but far fewer people looking to use them.8) Doors don’t matter More often than not, the proms are recorded or filmed. This means that there are certain points at which late-comers will be admitted. So, if the... Read more
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Arts Journal
Editor’s Picks: Five Stories You Shouldn’t Miss, Factually Challenged Editionit. It didn’t describe Britain, it WAS Britain – in the way that the Blitz spir
Editor’s Picks: Five Stories You Shouldn’t Miss, Factually Challenged Edition
Arts Journal / Posted 5 days ago
it. It didn’t describe Britain, it WAS Britain – in the way that the Blitz spirit was or Dunkirk or The Last Night of the Proms. What. The. Hell. Happened?” America’s Museum Boom – Driven By Donors? America has seen a sustained and dramatic... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Temperatures turned up for Classic Ibiza at Blicklingat Blickling Hall, then for the second half of the show, the party gets going.
Temperatures turned up for Classic Ibiza at Blickling
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 6 days ago
at Blickling Hall, then for the second half of the show, the party gets going. Blake will headline the Last Night of the Proms. “It’s going to be a very special performance – we have some of our amazing singers fronting the orchestra and we... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
First night of the Proms: British musical institution to make its Australian debut in MelbourneProms concert. Photo: Matt Irwin Sir Andrew Davis, chief conductor of the Melb
First night of the Proms: British musical institution to make its Australian debut in Melbourne
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Proms concert. Photo: Matt Irwin Sir Andrew Davis, chief conductor of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, is an old hand at the Proms, having led the BBC Symphony Orchestra as chief conductor for 11 years (he stepped down in 2000 but remains... Read more
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The Age
First night of the Proms: British musical institution to make its Australian debut in MelbourneProms concert. Photo: Matt Irwin Sir Andrew Davis, chief conductor of the Melb
First night of the Proms: British musical institution to make its Australian debut in Melbourne
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Proms concert. Photo: Matt Irwin Sir Andrew Davis, chief conductor of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, is an old hand at the Proms, having led the BBC Symphony Orchestra as chief conductor for 11 years (he stepped down in 2000 but remains... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Fullbrook students enjoy masquerade-themed prom nightYear 11’s masquerade Prom night. The head of Year 11, James Baker, who was "de
Fullbrook students enjoy masquerade-themed prom night
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
Year 11’s masquerade Prom night. The head of Year 11, James Baker, who was "delighted" with the evening, said: “Of all the proms I have been to over the years, this ranks right up there as one of the best ever. Read More “The manner in which... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Spotlight on classical musicTracy Fehr, with the period instrument ensemble Oko Baroquo and the Inspirati C
Spotlight on classical music
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 7 days ago
Tracy Fehr, with the period instrument ensemble Oko Baroquo and the Inspirati Chorale. The festival wraps up July 30 with the Proms Gala at Trinity United Church at 2 p.m. and includes highlights from the festival, including classical, crossover... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
BBC Prommers: Clapping between movements is 'barbarous'Musicians from the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, who also played at the Proms,
BBC Prommers: Clapping between movements is 'barbarous'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Musicians from the Munich Philharmonic Orchestra, who also played at the Proms, said they had “nothing against clapping” on the whole, as long as it does not “destroy” the feelings and concentration of performers. Marin Alsop, the first female... Read more
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Evening Standard
Proms 2016, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Noseda: Bold Beethovencatalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… T
Proms 2016, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Noseda: Bold Beethoven
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… The Chapel, Greenwich, August 6 The first of the Proms’ relocations will see the BBC singers perform Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle in the stunning setting of the Old... Read more
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Ipswich Star
A spot on the world stage beckons for talented Woodbridge oboist Isabella Pincombebe appearing at the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Proms Youth Ensemble and the
A spot on the world stage beckons for talented Woodbridge oboist Isabella Pincombe
Ipswich Star / Posted 9 days ago
be appearing at the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Proms Youth Ensemble and the BBC Symphony Orchestra for Last Night of the Proms, performing the world-premiere of Tom Harrold’s ‘Raze’. The 18-year-old, one of only two oboists in the orchestra,... Read more
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Ipswich Star
World stage beckons for oboe talentbe appearing at the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Proms Youth Ensemble and the
World stage beckons for oboe talent
Ipswich Star / Posted 9 days ago
be appearing at the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Proms Youth Ensemble and the BBC Symphony Orchestra for Last Night of the Proms, performing the world-premiere of Tom Harrold’s ‘Raze’. The 18-year-old, one of only two oboists in the orchestra,... Read more
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Evening Standard
Proms 2016, Munich Philharmonic/Gergiev: Brutal sado-minimalismcatalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… T
Proms 2016, Munich Philharmonic/Gergiev: Brutal sado-minimalism
Evening Standard / Posted 10 days ago
catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… The Chapel, Greenwich, August 6 The first of the Proms’ relocations will see the BBC singers perform Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle in the stunning setting of the Old... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
PROMS SPECIAL: Our Lady and St Johns College 2016coming up to the time when teenagers get their suits and also dresses ready for
PROMS SPECIAL: Our Lady and St Johns College 2016
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
coming up to the time when teenagers get their suits and also dresses ready for the big night or day. We are getting all the proms together and publishing some of the photographs in the paper (which started today, July 18) and the rest will... Read more
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Evening Standard
First night of Proms: An evening full of surprisesProms 2016: What are the Proms? Proms 2016: Highlights to watch out for Proms
First night of Proms: An evening full of surprises
Evening Standard / Posted 11 days ago
Proms 2016: What are the Proms? Proms 2016: Highlights to watch out for Proms 2016: Highlights to watch out for 1/14 Proms 2016: Highlights to watch out for Browse the gallery to find out what not to miss. Bryn Terfel will take the title role in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mother posts video of daughter singing Marseillaise after Nice attack- occurred during the Star Wars Celebration panel at London's ExCel Exhibition
Mother posts video of daughter singing Marseillaise after Nice attack
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
- occurred during the Star Wars Celebration panel at London's ExCel Exhibition Centre. It came as the opening night of the Proms also paid tribute to the victims of the nice attack at the Royal Albert Hall with a rendition of the national... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Review of Last Night of the Summer Pops at the Philharmonic Hall2015/16 season. The title of the concert might have confused some people, howe
Review of Last Night of the Summer Pops at the Philharmonic Hall
Liverpool Echo / Posted 12 days ago
2015/16 season. The title of the concert might have confused some people, however, into expecting more of a Last Night of the Proms-style programme. In the event flag-wavers had to wait until the final 15 minutes before unfurling their Union... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Katie Derham says 'dashing' singer could be showered with women's knickers on Last Night Of The Proms | Irish Examiner Saturday, July 16, 2016 -...
Katie Derham says 'dashing' singer could be showered with women's knickers on Last Night Of The Proms
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
| Irish Examiner Saturday, July 16, 2016 -... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Katie Derham keeping her eyes peeled for potential knicker-throwers at Promskeeping her eyes peeled for potential knicker-throwers at Proms Katie Derham i
Katie Derham keeping her eyes peeled for potential knicker-throwers at Proms
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
keeping her eyes peeled for potential knicker-throwers at Proms Katie Derham is now in her seventh year as main host of the Proms Katie Derham will be keeping an eye out for potential knicker-throwers as she hosts the Proms. During 2015's Last... Read more
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Evening Standard
Proms 2016: What are the Proms?catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… T
Proms 2016: What are the Proms?
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
catalogue, including Berlin-based collective s t a r g a z e. 6/14 Proms at… The Chapel, Greenwich, August 6 The first of the Proms’ relocations will see the BBC singers perform Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle in the stunning setting of the Old... Read more
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Daily Mirror
BBC Proms 2016 dates, tickets and how to be at the Last Night in Hyde Parkto know about this quintessentially Brit event - from this week's launch to the
BBC Proms 2016 dates, tickets and how to be at the Last Night in Hyde Park
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
to know about this quintessentially Brit event - from this week's launch to the very last Land of Hope and Glory. What are the Proms? GettyBBC Proms have modernised over the years and now hold Proms in the Park across the UK Put simply, they're... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The line-up for the special Bowie Prom has been revealed2016 - 02:30 pm Laura Mvula, Marc Almond and John Cale will lead the line-up o
The line-up for the special Bowie Prom has been revealed
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
2016 - 02:30 pm Laura Mvula, Marc Almond and John Cale will lead the line-up of musicians paying tribute to David Bowie at the Proms. A special Bowie Prom is being held as part of the Late Night BBC Proms on July 29, with performers from all... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Musical genres unite for Proms tribute to work of David Bowiea Proms concert Laura Mvula, Marc Almond and John Cale will lead the line-up o
Musical genres unite for Proms tribute to work of David Bowie
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
a Proms concert Laura Mvula, Marc Almond and John Cale will lead the line-up of musicians paying tribute to David Bowie at the Proms. A special Bowie Prom is being held as part of the Late Night BBC Proms on July 29, with performers from all... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Nicola Benedetti: Treat classical music like broccoliis BBC Ten Pieces, which encourages school children to listen and respond to a
Nicola Benedetti: Treat classical music like broccoli
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
is BBC Ten Pieces, which encourages school children to listen and respond to a selection of classical music, tied in with the Proms. “Suddenly, when you bring music into the mix, it’s: ‘Oh no, we can’t show them anything that they don’t instantly... Read more
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Gramophone
Video: an illuminating new take on Elgar's Cello Concertoscreen as she performs Elgar's masterpiece Sol Gabetta will perform Elgar's Ce
Video: an illuminating new take on Elgar's Cello Concerto
Gramophone / Posted 21 days ago
screen as she performs Elgar's masterpiece Sol Gabetta will perform Elgar's Cello Concerto at the First Night of the Proms on July 15 with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and conductor Sakari Oramo. To mark the occasion, the BBC and 59... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams joins Gospel Prom linefrom around the country. Williams said: "Working with the BBC in London is alw
Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams joins Gospel Prom line
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
from around the country. Williams said: "Working with the BBC in London is always exciting for me. I can't wait to get to the Proms." Other well-known gospel singers who will perform include Dawn Thomas Wallace, Israel J Allen and saxophonist... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams joins Gospel Prom linefrom around the country. Michelle said: “Working with the BBC in London is alw
Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams joins Gospel Prom line
Irish Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
from around the country. Michelle said: “Working with the BBC in London is always exciting for me. I can’t wait to get to the Proms.” Other well-known gospel singers who will perform include Dawn Thomas Wallace, Israel J. Allen and saxophonist... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charlesthe biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charles
Derbyshire Times / Posted 23 days ago
the biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to a Proms Spectacular. The spokesman said: “The Proms Spectacular returns to Chatsworth for another evening of stunning classical favourites, including Tchaikovsky’s... Read more
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Pendle Today
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charlesthe biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charles
Pendle Today / Posted 23 days ago
the biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to a Proms Spectacular. The spokesman said: “The Proms Spectacular returns to Chatsworth for another evening of stunning classical favourites, including Tchaikovsky’s... Read more
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chad
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charlesthe biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to
Chatsworth to get funky with actor and DJ Craig Charles
chad / Posted 23 days ago
the biggest party of the year.” The following day Chatsworth will play host to a Proms Spectacular. The spokesman said: “The Proms Spectacular returns to Chatsworth for another evening of stunning classical favourites, including Tchaikovsky’s... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Jam-packed week of royal celebrations ahead for Bicesterplay a full symphony concert in the town and we hope it will be the first of ma
Jam-packed week of royal celebrations ahead for Bicester
Oxford Mail / Posted 24 days ago
play a full symphony concert in the town and we hope it will be the first of many. "It was a traditional last night of the proms-style concert and all proceeds will be going back into the youth orchestra." The town mayor’s civic service took... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Strictly Come Dancing star Katie Derham has been 'panicking' about performing at the Proms | Irish Examiner Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 07:15 am Katie Derham...
Strictly Come Dancing star Katie Derham has been 'panicking' about performing at the Proms
Irish Examiner / Posted 24 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, July 05, 2016 - 07:15 am Katie Derham... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
18 photos that show how proud Liverpool is of our beautiful Cunard Buildingcelebrating Cunard’s long history and some of its most beloved liners. Read Mo
18 photos that show how proud Liverpool is of our beautiful Cunard Building
Liverpool Echo / Posted 25 days ago
celebrating Cunard’s long history and some of its most beloved liners. Read More There were also two free Last Night of the Proms-style concerts on the Pier Head, with music from Danielle Thomas, the Liverpool Welsh Choral and the Band of the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Cunard Building centenary celebrations - can you spot yourself?More Singer Danielle Louise Thomas, the Liverpool Welsh Choral and the Royal M
Cunard Building centenary celebrations - can you spot yourself?
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
More Singer Danielle Louise Thomas, the Liverpool Welsh Choral and the Royal Marines Band are performing a Last Night of the Proms-style programme of music. Tonight’s concert starts at 9.30pm and will conclude with a rendition of Happy Birthday... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
WATCH: Queen Elizabeth liner arrives in Liverpool for Cunard 100 celebrationsby Colin Lane. Events planned for today include a service of thanksgiving at S
WATCH: Queen Elizabeth liner arrives in Liverpool for Cunard 100 celebrations
Liverpool Echo / Posted 27 days ago
by Colin Lane. Events planned for today include a service of thanksgiving at St Nicholas Church, two free Last Night of the Proms-style concerts at the Pier Head, the unveiling of a new 50m granite bench outside the Cunard Building, and a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
What's on this weekend (+school holiday giveaway)a bit discouraged after Brexit? Cheer yourself up with a good dose of British p
What's on this weekend (+school holiday giveaway)
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
a bit discouraged after Brexit? Cheer yourself up with a good dose of British pomp and ceremony. Last Night of the Proms features the Auckland Symphony Orchestra and more than 150 performers, including Celtic dancers and bagpipers,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Bumper weekend of events across AucklandSilo’sMedea at the Herald Theatre, the Laughing Samoans at Aotea Centre, and Au
Bumper weekend of events across Auckland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
Silo’sMedea at the Herald Theatre, the Laughing Samoans at Aotea Centre, and Auckland Symphony Orchestra’s Last Night of the Proms on at Auckland Town Hall and the Bruce Mason Centre. Families can enjoy Auckland Live’s Pick & Mix free... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Historic concert for NZSO with popular British conductor Sir Andrew Davisby one of the world’s most acclaimed conductors, Sir Andrew Davis. Famous for
Historic concert for NZSO with popular British conductor Sir Andrew Davis
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 28 days ago
by one of the world’s most acclaimed conductors, Sir Andrew Davis. Famous for his humorous speeches at Last Night at the Proms, Sir Andrew Davis is one of today’s most recognised conductors with a career spanning more than 40 years in which... Read more
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Bury Times
Summer proms music event to be held in Buryon Thursday, July 14 from 7.3pm with quartet Jazzvibe in concert the following
Summer proms music event to be held in Bury
Bury Times / Posted 29 days ago
on Thursday, July 14 from 7.3pm with quartet Jazzvibe in concert the following night. There will be a Last Night of the Proms-style event on Saturday, July 15 and the festival ends with a Come and Sing Choral Evensong at Bury Parish Church... Read more
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examiner.com
Outsound New Music Summit will celebrate its fifteenth anniversary at CMC“In a Persian Market.” Inspired by the younger Johann Strauss and composed in 1
Outsound New Music Summit will celebrate its fifteenth anniversary at CMC
examiner.com / Posted 30 days ago
“In a Persian Market.” Inspired by the younger Johann Strauss and composed in 1920, this music was long a favorite in the Proms concerts in London and “pops” concerts given across the United States. Needless to say, this warhorse will not be... Read more
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chad
WIN: Sheffield Music In The Gardens VIP tickets to James, The Feeling, UB40 and Last Night In The GardenKingston Town, are supported by Sheffield’s own Steel City Rhythm on Saturday I
WIN: Sheffield Music In The Gardens VIP tickets to James, The Feeling, UB40 and Last Night In The Garden
chad / Posted 1 months ago
Kingston Town, are supported by Sheffield’s own Steel City Rhythm on Saturday Iuly 2).. And it ends with a Last Night Of The Proms style show - complete with fireworks - with The Unite The Union Brass Band and The Sheffield Philharmonic Orchesta,... Read more
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Banbury Guardian
Shipston Proms get off to a great startin May and again played several numbers to show their level of skills. Year 10
Shipston Proms get off to a great start
Banbury Guardian / Posted 1 months ago
in May and again played several numbers to show their level of skills. Year 10 GCSE Music Group, Shipston High School at the Proms The other group on stage was the recently formed Feedback (Thomas Cawley (piano), Jordan Jelf (guitar), Jamie... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Last Night of the Proms-style concerts to mark the Cunard Building centenaryTwo Last Night of the Proms-style concerts of rousing tunes will be held to mar
Last Night of the Proms-style concerts to mark the Cunard Building centenary
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
Two Last Night of the Proms-style concerts of rousing tunes will be held to mark the centenary of the Cunard Building next weekend. Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth is due to sail up the Mersey on Saturday, July 2 to kickstart the celebrations. The free... Read more
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Daily Mail
JAN MOIR: Jacko and the awful corrupting power of celebrityfrom doing so. The Jacksons — Michael's older brothers — seem to be on a perman
JAN MOIR: Jacko and the awful corrupting power of celebrity
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
from doing so. The Jacksons — Michael's older brothers — seem to be on a permanent world tour. Last year they appeared at the Proms in London and tonight are to play at a festival in California. Michael spent his formative years as the chief... Read more
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