A year in the life of the BSO Participate department

From April 2013-March 2014 the Participate team engaged 27,707 people in projects across the south west – ranging from parents bringing their children to our family concerts, through to our monthly tea dances at the Lighthouse, Poole, and our Rusty and not so Rusty musicians programme across the south west and venturing into Exeter for … More A year in the life of the BSO Participate department

Notes from an Orchestra: Kirill Karabits BSO Principal Conductor

The first 10 days of June I spent in Moscow conducting Puccini’s La Boheme at the Bolshoi. Then, I was hoping to have some time off but didn’t in the end as I took a cancellation in Brussels to conduct the Belgium National Orchestra on the 20th June, two concerts with a programme of Elgar … More Notes from an Orchestra: Kirill Karabits BSO Principal Conductor