Proms listings now out
Still reading through, but this looks a pretty good season (even if there are no
Sea Songs in the Last Night programme!
My initial thoughts as to Proms I'd like to see are :
Prom 18 (Thu 28 July, 7pm) : Pahud plays a lot of flutey things (by Elliot Carter and Dalbavie), plus Beethoven Symphonies nos. 1 and 7.
Prom 40 (Sat 13 Aug, 7pm) : Tim Minchin does funny things.
Prom 61 (Wed 31 Aug, 7pm) : Yo Yo Ma plays the new Cello Concerto by Graham Fitkin, plus Beethoven Symphony no. 9
Prom 65 (Sat 3 Sept, 7pm) : Elgar Cockaigne, Berkeley Organ Concerto, Rachmaninov's Paganini thing and Kodaly's Hary Janos suite.
...and I'd like to go to Proms in the Park, but don't want to go alone (all together now, aaaaaaah