13th September 2017

Manfred reviewed on disc and at the BBC Proms

On Friday 25 August, Decca released Vol. 2 of Semyon Bychkov’s ‘Tchaikovsky Project’ with the Czech Philharmonic featuring the Manfred Symphony. 6 days later, he conducted the work at the BBC Proms with the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Of the new album, The Sunday Times described it as ‘an outstanding issue’, making it Album of the Week: