Budapest Festival Orchestra
Uncategorized April 27, 2014

Proms 2014: The shadow of war, Strauss and sentiment

The Guardian This year's Proms season is full of interest and perhaps a few missed opportunities, while - as ever - British music old and new will be well represented, writes Martin Kettle

There’s also the more traditional visit of the heavyweight European and north American bands, from the Berliner Philharmoniker under Sir Simon Rattle, through the Cleveland, Leipzig, Zurich, Stuttgart orchestras, plus the high-class Budapest Festival Orchestra performing a Brahms cycle under Ivan Fischer.