Blogs

Tue Aug 11, 2009
A Prommer with a spectacular cough nearly upstaged pianist Stephen Hough, writes Tristan Jakob-Hoff
Fri Aug 07, 2009
Tristan Jakob-Hoff enjoys a taste of summer at the BBC Philharmonic's Italian-inspired Prom
Tue Aug 04, 2009
Contemporary composers should think twice before writing parts no one can hear, says Tristan Jakob-Hoff
Fri Jul 31, 2009
The Hallé and Mark Elder revealed a hidden treasure with their performance of the Second Symphony, says Tristan Jakob-Hoff 
Tue Jul 28, 2009
This year's Proms feature the major anniversaries of several well-known (and not so well-known) composers. But can that make the programmes a little predictable, asks Tristan Jakob-Hoff
Fri Jul 24, 2009
Thousands of people each year go Promming, but why is it so popular? Tristan Jakob-Hoff gives you four good reasons to brave the Arena crowds
Tue Jul 21, 2009
Standing up for concerts is part of the fun of Promming but it's not always easy. Can the dream combination of Bernard Haitink and Mahler make Tristan Jakob-Hoff forget his aches and pains?