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Simon Rattle: I always avoided ‘jingoistic’ Last Night of the Proms

Simon Rattle: I always avoided ‘jingoistic’ Last Night of the Proms

Conductor admits elements of event known for its flag-waving and patriotic anthems made him uneasy Simon Rattle said he had never conducted at the Last Night of the Proms due to unease over its ‘jingoistic elements’. Photograph: Tolga Akmen/AFP/Getty Images Simon Rattle has said he avoided conducting at the Last Night of the...

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