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Part 16: Final flourish

Tristan Jakob-Hoff joins the Last Night crowds for an evening of joyful musical anarchy

 

Part 15: And the winner is…

With the Last Night of the Proms in sight, Tristan Jakob-Hoff looks back over this year's season and makes some awards

 

Part 14: Completing Mahler

Riccardo Chailly's thought-provoking revisions of Mahler's Tenth Symphony gave outstanding results, says Tristan Jakob-Hoff

Part 13: Stepping inside the orchestra

Prommers got a chance to hear Xenakis's Nomos Gamma at close quarters this week, and Tristan Jakob-Hoff was there to be part of the performance

Part 12: Living legends

Hearing pianist Martha Argerich live is an experience like no other, writes Tristan Jakob-Hoff

Part 11: Unsound investment

Pianist Lang Lang and the Staatskapelle Dresden gave a disappointing performance at their Prom, writes Tristan Jakob-Hoff

Part 10: A formal introduction

The Budapest Festival Orchestra has been on Tristan Jakob-Hoff's must-hear list for years, so he grabbed the chance to see it at this year's Proms

Part 9: Milestones at the Proms

What do marathon training and Harrison Birtwistle have in common? More than you might at first think, as Tristan Jakob-Hoff finds out

Part 8: Saturday night fever

A Prommer with a spectacular cough nearly upstaged pianist Stephen Hough, writes Tristan Jakob-Hoff

Part 7: Sunshine through the rain

Tristan Jakob-Hoff enjoys a taste of summer at the BBC Philharmonic's Italian-inspired Prom

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