Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 : Alan Gilbert conducts Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra for the BBC Proms 75

I had no intention of reviewing Prom 75, the penultimate night before the BBC Proms ended but how could I stop myself? It was Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9: the Choral, which to put it bluntly, is a bloody good symphony. All attempts to buy return tickets were out-of-bounds and stall seats were still unaffordable. Alas, … More Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 : Alan Gilbert conducts Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra for the BBC Proms 75

Paloma Faith performs at a ‘late night’ Prom event with jazz conductor, Guy Barker

[Paloma Faith & Ty Taylor performs ‘I’d Rather Go Blind’] Paloma Faith and jazz conductor, Guy Barker took to the Royal Albert Hall’s (RAH) stage at Prom 65 [Friday 5th September]. Faith has an eclectic background that makes her more than just a songwriter and pop-music diva. Her past has much to play in her successful musical … More Paloma Faith performs at a ‘late night’ Prom event with jazz conductor, Guy Barker