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Proms 2018: Chaines - Knockturning; Laurie Spiegel - Only Night Thoughts; Daphne Oram - Still Point (World Premières) - 5:4
For the most part, the Proms has always liked to pretend that electronics don’t really exist. The exception to this wilful ignorance are the occasions when electronics are made the focus of either a specific piece or an entire concert, as was the case with ‘Pioneers of Sound’, a late evening tribute to the legacy of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop that took place at the Royal Albert Hall on 23 July. The undisputed highlight of the evening was the world … →