The BBC Proms - Les Troyens Reviews
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Les Troyens

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No. of reviews: 9

The most interesting character of the evening was Antonio Pappano
28 Jul 12 / Musical Criticism
What a difference a venue and a change of format can make
26 Jul 12 / What's on Stage
Les Troyens offers sheer orchestral and choral élan, aided by some superb solo performances
25 Jul 12 / Opera Britannia
Troy vividly re-created at The Proms
25 Jul 12 / Seen and Heard
Albert Hall proves fit setting for Berlioz' masterpiece
25 Jul 12 / Music OMH
Berlioz's Trojan epic takes time to settle at the Royal Albert Hall
24 Jul 12 / The Arts Desk
The fact that everyone was thoroughly inside their role raised the temperature
24 Jul 12 / Evening Standard
Stripped back to essentials, the result concentrated attention on the qualities of the musical performance itself
24 Jul 12 / The Guardian
This performance by forces from the recent Royal Opera production was a thing of wonder
23 Jul 12 / Classical Source
Production details
Cast
Hymel, Hipp, Senator, Antonacci, Capitanucci, Westbroek, Stephen, Sherratt, Holland, Kim, Lloyd, Park, Lyon
(c) Pappano (d) Concert
Performance dates
22 July 2012
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