Tagged with: Orchestras
Editor, About the BBC Blog
As the BBC Symphony Orchestra started life 85 years ago we document their first concert and first home in south London.
Director BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Head of English Regions Craig Henderson gives an update on major programming initiative, 'World War One at Home'.
Violinist, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Violinist Julian Gregory recounts the BBC Philharmonic's return to Japan to finish the tour that was cut short by the 2011 earthquake & tsunami.
Head of Interactive, Radio 3
Tomorrow night sees the climax of this year's BBC Proms. It's been a record-breaking season - with 94% attendance for evenings at the Royal Albert Hall. Over 300,000 will have attended a Prom by the time the season finishes. In July, on the day of the First Night, we spoke to Proms Director Roger...
BBC Symphony Orchestra
As I sit here in Maida Vale's Studio 1 watching the load-in of what looks like the national supply of percussion instruments, I wonder what my predecessor might have been thinking 80 years ago today in the lead up to the very first concert by the newly-created BBC Symphony Orchestra. The Orchestr...