Prom 64: Berlin Phil / Turangalila / Rattle

Prom 64: Turangalila, originally uploaded by Thoroughly Good. Messiaen was one composer which was flagged up pretty early on in my Proms experience this year. In truth, I probably made a bee-line for all of the concerts in which his works featured heavily because I knew it was an easy hit. Pick out the ones […]

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Geoffrey Perkins

I rang home this morning as soon as I read about the death of Geoffrey Perkins. Silly really. I didn’t know him at all and yet still news of the┬ácomedy producer and writer’s death did rather hit home. Maybe it’s because I move in the media world – albeit on the periphery – that such […]

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