March 8th: Bristol Proms, The Barbican in 2013 and Kenny Ball.

Friday 8th March 2013


Cellist Sunny Jungin Yang to join Kronos Quartet

Young Korean-born cellist replaces Jeffrey Zeigler


Kenny Ball, jazz trumpeter, dies at 82

Jazz trumpeter Kenny Ball has died at the age of 82 after suffering from pneumonia, his manager has confirmed

The Guardian

So, what’s it like directing an opera at Glyndebourne – with 75 amateurs?

Susannah Waters on the challenges of working with a 75-strong amateur chorus on Imago, Glyndebourne’s community opera

Classical Source

Barbican In 2013–2014: New Season Of World-Class Arts And Learning Announced 

Jean Paul Gaultier, Michael Clark Company, David Tennant, a weekend of community arts events to celebrate the opening of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, International Associate residencies from the Gewandhaus Orchestra Leipzig and Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, a Barbican Britten centenary season and major exhibition Pop Art Design head up the unmissable projects to be presented by the Barbican in its 2013/2014 season

BBC Music Magazine

First Bristol Proms festival unveiled

Nicola Benedetti, Guy Johnston and Voces8 to perform this summer

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BBC Music Magazine