Nick Shave

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Nick Shave writes for The Guardian and is contributing editor of BBC Music Magazine. A regular reviewer and blogger of the Proms, he can usually be found at the Royal Albert Hall with only seconds to spare, breaking into an ungainly powerwalk somewhere between the ticket collection desk and the stalls

11/08/2011

Nick Shave allows himself to be swept up in Reich's unique soundworld

08/08/2011

Nick Shave enjoys the drama of the Simón Bolívar Orchestra's Proms performance

01/08/2011

Nick Shave is pleasantly surprised by the composer's work at Prom 19

28/07/2011

Nick Shave has an unemotional experience during Bartók...

25/07/2011

Nick Shave on an emotional evening at the Royal Albert Hall

18/07/2011

In our first Proms diary of 2011 Nick Shave wrestles with Brian's gargantuan First Symphony

21/06/2011

Will the real imposter please stand up?

13/09/2010

Union Jacks and high jinks were guaranteed, but would there be vuvuzelas? Nick Shave reports on the 2010 Proms finale from the Royal Albert Hall

10/09/2010

What's the best way to judge a concert, asks Nick Shave, after going to the Orchestre National de France's Prom

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