|Date and venue||Title|
Royal Albert Hall
|Prom 19: Knussen, Booth, the BBC SO and six sensual feasts|
|Oliver Knussen has taken the BBC Symphony Orchestra on some interesting journeys during his relationship with them, as both composer and conductor. Of all these journeys, Prom 19 surely ranks among the most fascinating. Under Knussen’s masterful conducting, the orchestra and Claire Booth gave us a scintillating if sometimes overwhelming exhibition of six intense early Twentieth Century works.
Read full review...