• Sat 21 Jul 1962

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1962
      • Anonymous
      • National Anthem
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
      • Piano Concerto in A minor
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Patricia Carroll piano
      • BorodinAlexander Borodin 1833–1887
      • Symphony No. 2 in B minor
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • The Quest (suite arr. Walton & Tausky)
        Proms premiere
        • William Walton Conductor
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61
        No. 1 Scherzo
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Petrushka (1947 version)
        Shrovetide Fair
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • In Petrushka's Cell
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Shrovetide Fair towards Evening, and Death of Petrushka
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Russian Dance
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Patricia Carroll piano
      • William Walton Conductor
      • Ernest Lush piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Mon 23 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 02
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • The Creation (Die Schöpfung)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Heather Harper Gabriel
      • Alexander Young Uriel
      • Richard Standen Raphael
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Royal Choral Society
      • Watford Philharmonic Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)

  • Tue 24 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 03
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No. 38 in D major 'Prague', K 504
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Violin Concerto in E minor Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
        • Yehudi Menuhin violin
      • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Symphony No. 11, 'The Year 1905' (Symphony No. 11 in G minor 'The Year 1905', Op 103)
      • Yehudi Menuhin violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Wed 25 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 04
      • Purcell 1659–1695
      • Abdelazer, Z 570
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • David Willcocks Conductor
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Hymn to St Cecilia, Op 27
        Proms premiere
        • David Willcocks Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Ambrosian Singers
      • MonteverdiClaudio Monteverdi 1567–1643
      • Vespro della Beata Vergine
        Magnificat I a 7 Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • David Willcocks Conductor
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • Kathleen Kay contralto
        • Richard Standen bass
        • David Galliver tenor
        • Mary Thomas soprano
        • Philip Todd tenor
        • John Noble baritone
        • Roy Jesson organ
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Ambrosian Singers
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano
      • WagnerRichard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Götterdämmerung
        Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey (abridged concert version)
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • David Willcocks Conductor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Ambrosian Singers
      • Heather Harper soprano
      • Kathleen Kay contralto
      • Richard Standen bass
      • David Galliver tenor
      • Mary Thomas soprano
      • Philip Todd tenor
      • John Noble baritone
      • Roy Jesson organ
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano

  • Thu 26 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 05
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 1, Op 138
      • MahlerGustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Symphony No. 3 in D minor
        - The concert interval followed the first movement of the symphony Proms premiere
        • Helen Watts contralto
        • Orpington Junior Singers
        • Highgate School Choir (boys)
      • Helen Watts contralto
      • Orpington Junior Singers
      • Highgate School Choir (boys)
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor

  • Fri 27 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 06
      • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Alexander's Feast, HWV 75
        Overture Proms premiere
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
        • Hugh Maguire violin
        • Simon Streatfeild viola
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral' Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Le roi Lear
        Fanfare d'ouverture Proms premiere
      • Le sommeil de Lear Proms premiere
      • Nocturnes
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • ChabrierEmmanuel Chabrier 1841–1894
      • Joyeuse marche
      • Hugh Maguire violin
      • Simon Streatfeild viola
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Sat 28 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 07
      • Rossini 1792–1868
      • Overture, 'The Barber of Seville' The Barber of Seville
        Overture
      • WeberCarl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E flat major Clarinet No. 2 in E flat major, J118, Op. 74
        Proms premiere
        • Gervase Peyer clarinet
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18
        • Valerie Tryon piano
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Mont Juic: Suite of Catalan Dances
        Proms premiere
      • FallaManuel de Falla 1876–1946
      • Nights in the Gardens of Spain
        • Valerie Tryon piano
      • Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • Capriccio espagnol, Op 34
      • Gervase Peyer clarinet
      • Valerie Tryon piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Mon 30 Jul

    • 19:00 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 08
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Così fan tutte, K 588
        Proms premiere
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • John Pritchard harpsichord/director
      • Antigone Sgourda Fiordiligi
      • Stefania Malagù Dorabella
      • Reri Grist Despina
      • Loren Driscoll Ferrando
      • Ingvar Wixell Guglielmo
      • Michel Roux Don Alfonso
      • Glyndebourne Chorus (formerly Glyndebourne Festival Chorus)

  • Tue 31 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 09
      • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BerkeleyLennox Berkeley 1903–1989
      • Five Pieces, Op 56
        World premiere
        • Lennox Berkeley Conductor
        • Frederick Grinke violin
      • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Cello Concerto No. 1 in E flat major Concerto for Cello No. 1 in E flat major, Op 107
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Paul Tortelier cello
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 5 in E minor
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Lennox Berkeley Conductor
      • Frederick Grinke violin
      • Paul Tortelier cello
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Wed 1 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 10
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Marriage of Figaro The Marriage of Figaro, K492 (Le nozze di Figaro, K492)
        Overture
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished' Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished', D 759
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Peter Katin piano
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Mass in B flat major 'Theresienmesse', Hob. XXII:12
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • Alexander Young tenor
        • Kathleen Joyce contralto
        • Richard Standen bass
        • Erna Spoorenberg soprano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Peter Katin piano
      • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
      • Alexander Young tenor
      • Kathleen Joyce contralto
      • Richard Standen bass
      • Erna Spoorenberg soprano
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Thu 2 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 11
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • Variations for Orchestra, Op 31
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 582 (orch. Ottorino Respighi)
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Franck 1822–1890
      • Symphonic Variations Variations symphoniques
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • 'Enigma' Variations
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 3 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 12
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Fidelio, Op 72
        Overture
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No.1 in C major Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, Op 15
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Lamar Crowson piano
      • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Pierre Boulez b.1925
      • Le marteau sans maître
        No. 1 Avant 'L'artisanat furieux' Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Rosemary Phillips contralto
        • New Music Ensemble
      • No. 3 'L'artisanat furieux' Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Rosemary Phillips contralto
        • New Music Ensemble
      • No. 7 Après 'L'artisanat furieux' Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Rosemary Phillips contralto
        • New Music Ensemble
      • No. 9 Bel édifice et les pressentiments (second version) Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Rosemary Phillips contralto
        • New Music Ensemble
      • No. 5 Bel édifice et les pressentiments (first version) Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Rosemary Phillips contralto
        • New Music Ensemble
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Images
        No. 2 Ibéria
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • John Carewe Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Lamar Crowson piano
      • John Carewe Conductor
      • Rosemary Phillips contralto
      • New Music Ensemble

  • Sat 4 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 13
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Die Zauberharfe, D 644
        Overture
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Magic Flute, K 620 (Die Zauberflöte, K 620)
        No. 2 Aria 'Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja' Act 1 Proms premiere
        • Gerald English Tamino
        • John Shirley-Quirk Papageno
        • Mary Wells First Lady
        • Pamela Petts Second Lady
        • Pauline Darroll Third Lady
      • No. 5 Quintet 'Hm! Hm! Hm!' Act 1 Proms premiere
        • Gerald English Tamino
        • John Shirley-Quirk Papageno
        • Mary Wells First Lady
        • Pamela Petts Second Lady
        • Pauline Darroll Third Lady
      • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Piano Concerto in A minor Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54
        - cadenza by Schumann
        • Hans Richter-Haaser piano
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Don Juan
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Canadian Carnival, Op 19
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The Trojans Les Troyens
        Combat de ceste - Pas de lutteurs Act 1 Proms premiere
      • Pantomime: Andromache et son fils Act 1 Proms premiere
      • Pas des almées Act 4 Proms premiere
      • Danse des esclaves Act 4 Proms premiere
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Marche slave, Op 31
      • Gerald English Tamino
      • John Shirley-Quirk Papageno
      • Mary Wells First Lady
      • Pamela Petts Second Lady
      • Pauline Darroll Third Lady
      • Hans Richter-Haaser piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Mon 6 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 14 -
      • SmetanaBedřich Smetana 1824–1884
      • The Bartered Bride
        Overture
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 88 in G major 'Letter V'
      • Liszt 1811–1886
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major
        • Malcolm Binns piano
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Façade, Suite No. 1
        No. 1 Polka
      • No. 2 Valse
      • No. 3 Swiss Yodelling Song
      • No. 4 Tango-Pasodoble
      • Façade, Suite No. 2
        No. 5 Popular Song
      • No. 6 Old Sir Faulk
      • Façade, Suite No. 1
        No. 5 Tarantella Sevillana
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, Op 19
        • Malcolm Binns piano
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Fantasy-Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'
      • Malcolm Binns piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 7 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 15
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 1 in C major Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op 21
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major Concerto for Piano No. 4 in G major, Op. 58
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Stephen Kovacevich (formerly Bishop-Kovacevich; Bishop) piano
      • BrucknerAnton Bruckner 1824–1896
      • Symphony No. 9 in D minor
        Proms premiere
        • Rudolf Schwarz Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Stephen Kovacevich (formerly Bishop-Kovacevich; Bishop) piano
      • Rudolf Schwarz Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Wed 8 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 16
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Don Giovanni Don Giovanni, K 527
        Overture
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Violin Concerto in D major
        - cadenza by Fritz Kreisler
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Ralph Holmes violin
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Agon
        Proms premiere
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Francesca da Rimini
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Ralph Holmes violin
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Thu 9 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 17
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • La damoiselle élue
        Proms premiere
        • Elisabeth Robinson soprano
        • Yvonne Newman mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
      • La mer
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'
      • Elisabeth Robinson soprano
      • Yvonne Newman mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Fri 10 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 18
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Academic Festival Overture
      • MahlerGustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Symphony No. 10 in F sharp minor
        Adagio Proms premiere
      • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Israel in Egypt, HWV 54
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • Raimund Herincx baritone
        • Nancy Evans mezzo-soprano
        • Frederick Harvey baritone
        • Mary Wells soprano
        • Hubert Dawkes organ
        • Harold Lester harpsichord
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Wembley Philharmonic Society
        • Harrow Choral Society
      • John Mitchinson tenor
      • Raimund Herincx baritone
      • Nancy Evans mezzo-soprano
      • Frederick Harvey baritone
      • Mary Wells soprano
      • Hubert Dawkes organ
      • Harold Lester harpsichord
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Wembley Philharmonic Society
      • Harrow Choral Society
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Rudolf Schwarz Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Rudolf Schwarz Conductor

  • Sat 11 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 19
      • VerdiGiuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • I masnadieri
        Overture Proms premiere
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Divertimento 'The Fairy's Kiss'
        Proms premiere
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K495
        - cadenza by Barry Tuckwell
        • Barry Tuckwell horn
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Le bourgeois gentilhomme, Op 60 (suite)
      • Saint-SaënsCamille Saint-Saëns 1835–1921
      • Danse macabre Danse macabre, Op 40
      • Louis Kentner piano
      • Barry Tuckwell horn
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Mon 13 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 20
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Egmont, Op 84
        No. 1 Overture
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Serenade in D major 'Haffner', K 250
        No. 2 Andante
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • No. 4 Rondo: Allegro
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 7 in A major Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op 92
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Jeux
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • Violin Concerto Violin Concerto, Op. 36
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
        • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Tue 14 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 21
      • IrelandJohn Ireland 1879–1962
      • A London Overture
      • DeliusFrederick Delius 1862–1934
      • Sea Drift
        • London Philharmonic Choir
        • John Shirley-Quirk bass-baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Concerto For Cello in E minor Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
        • Jacqueline Du Pré cello
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Les illuminations
        • Gerald English tenor
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Gloria
        Proms premiere
        • London Philharmonic Choir
        • John Shirley-Quirk bass-baritone
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Ronald Dowd tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • London Philharmonic Choir
      • John Shirley-Quirk bass-baritone
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Jacqueline Du Pré cello
      • Gerald English tenor
      • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • Ronald Dowd tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Wed 15 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 22
      • WeberCarl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Der Freischütz
        Overture
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Peter Katin piano
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Symphony No. 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • The Prince of the Pagodas, Op 57
        Pas de Six Act 3
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • RawsthorneAlan Rawsthorne 1905–1971
      • Medieval Diptych
        World premiere
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
        • Peter Glossop baritone
      • TippettMichael Tippett 1905–1998
      • The Midsummer Marriage
        Ritual Dances
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Peter Katin piano
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Peter Glossop baritone
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Thu 16 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 23
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Kyrie in D minor 'Munich Kyrie', K 341
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Sara la baigneuse, Op 11
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Aria with recitative 'Misera! dove son...Ah! non son io', K 369
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • Stefania Woytowicz soprano
      • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Shéhérazade
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • Stefania Woytowicz soprano
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Cantata No. 50, 'Nun ist das Heil und die Kraft', BWV 50
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Cello Concerto in D major Cello Concerto in D major, Hob. VIIb:2
        - cadenza by Pablo Casals & Gaspar Cassadó
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Rohan Saram cello
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 2 in D major Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Stefania Woytowicz soprano
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Rohan Saram cello
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 17 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 24
      • GabrieliGiovanni Gabrieli 1554–1612
      • Canzoni e sonate (from Sacrae symphoniae, libro primo)
        No. 14 Canzon noni toni a 12 Proms premiere
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra) (members)
      • No. 16 Canzon quarti toni a 15 Proms premiere
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra) (members)
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K491
        - cadenzas by Denis Matthews
        • Katharina Wolpe piano
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica' Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Les noces
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • Pamela Bowden mezzo-soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Malcolm Binns piano
        • Kyra Vayne soprano
        • Patricia Carroll piano
        • Thomas Rajna piano
        • Grace Wilkinson piano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra) (members)
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra) (members)
      • Katharina Wolpe piano
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • John Mitchinson tenor
      • Pamela Bowden mezzo-soprano
      • John Cameron baritone
      • Malcolm Binns piano
      • Kyra Vayne soprano
      • Patricia Carroll piano
      • Thomas Rajna piano
      • Grace Wilkinson piano
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Sat 18 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 25
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • 3 Marches militaires, D 733 (orch. Carl Tausig)
        No. 1 in D major
      • Symphony No. 5 in B flat major Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Violin Concerto No. 3 in G major, K216
        • Tessa Robbins violin
      • Johann II Strauss 1825–1899
      • Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op 325
      • Perpetuum mobile, Op 257
      • Wein, Weib und Gesang! - waltz, Op 333
      • Kaiser-Walzer, Op 437
      • Künstlerleben - waltz, Op 316
      • Pizzicato Polka
      • By the Beautiful Blue Danube By the Beautiful Blue Danube – waltz
      • Tessa Robbins violin
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Mon 20 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 26
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Der Schauspieldirektor, K 486
        Overture
      • Liszt 1811–1886
      • Concerto for Piano No. 1 in E flat major
        • David Wilde piano
      • Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • Scheherazade Scheherazade, Op 35
      • Thea Musgrave b.1928
      • The Phoenix and the Turtle
        World premiere
        • Ambrosian Singers
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian' (Symphony No. 2 in C minor 'Little Russian', Op 17)
      • David Wilde piano
      • Ambrosian Singers
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (formerly BBC Scottish Orchestra)
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (formerly BBC Scottish Orchestra)

  • Tue 21 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 27
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
      • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Tamerlano, HWV 18
        Aria 'Par che mi nasca in seno' Act 2 Proms premiere
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Quartet No. 1 in G minor
        First UK concert performance
      • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Wed 22 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 28
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Aria 'Per pietà, non ricercate', K 420
        • Alexander Young tenor
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 1 in C minor
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Serenade for tenor, horn and strings
        • Alexander Young tenor
        • Alan Civil horn
      • BusoniFerruccio Busoni 1866–1924
      • Tanzwalzer, K288, Op 53
        Proms premiere
      • Alexander Young tenor
      • Alan Civil horn
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Thu 23 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 29
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Overture 'Le carnaval romain' Overture 'Le carnaval romain', Op. 9
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Clarinet Concerto in A major, K622
        • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Symphony No. 7 in D minor Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op 70
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Belshazzar's Feast
        • London Philharmonic Choir
        • Thomas Hemsley baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • London Philharmonic Choir
      • Thomas Hemsley baritone
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 24 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 30
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Elegischer Gesang 'Sanft wie du lebtest', Op 118
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Ambrosian Singers
      • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • MessiaenOlivier Messiaen 1908–1992
      • Cinq rechants
        Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
      • Oiseaux exotiques
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Aloys Kontarsky piano
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The Trojans Les Troyens
        Chasse royale et orage Act 4
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Carewe Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Ambrosian Singers
      • John Carewe Conductor
      • Aloys Kontarsky piano

  • Sat 25 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 31
      • Rossini 1792–1868
      • La scala di seta
        Overture
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 100 in G major 'Military'
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Violin Concerto
        • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • Bizet 1838–1875
      • Jeux d'enfants (orchestral version)
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Danse (orch. Maurice Ravel)
        Proms premiere
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • The Firebird (1919 suite) (L' oiseau de feu (1919 suite))
      • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 27 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 32
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'The Consecration of the House', Op 124 (Overture 'Die Weihe des Hauses', Op 124)
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major, Op 61
        - cadenzas by Joachim and Carl Flesch
        • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Festive Overture, Op 96
        First UK concert performance
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Manfred
      • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • George Hurst Conductor
      • BBC Philharmonic (pre-1983, BBC Northern SO; 1983-91, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra)
      • George Hurst Conductor
      • BBC Philharmonic (pre-1983, BBC Northern SO; 1983-91, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra)

  • Tue 28 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 33 - Stravinsky's Eightieth Birthday
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Greeting Prelude
        London premiere
      • Symphony in C major
      • The Rite of Spring (Le sacre du printemps)
      • Oedipus rex
        • Raimund Herincx Messenger
        • Raimund Herincx Creon
        • Ronald Dowd Oedipus
        • Patricia Johnson Jocasta
        • Roger Stalman Tirésias
        • Alberto Remedios Shepherd
        • Sebastian Shaw speaker
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
        • Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus (men's voices)
      • Raimund Herincx Messenger, Creon
      • Ronald Dowd Oedipus
      • Patricia Johnson Jocasta
      • Roger Stalman Tirésias
      • Alberto Remedios Shepherd
      • Sebastian Shaw speaker
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus (men's voices)
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Wed 29 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 34
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • La damnation de Faust, Op 24
        Proms premiere
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Hervey Alan Méphistophélès
      • Josephine Veasey Marguerite
      • Ronald Dowd Faust
      • Roger Stalman Brander
      • Ambrosian Singers
      • Goldsmiths Choral Union
      • Chelsea Opera Group Chorus

  • Thu 30 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 35
      • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Chandos Anthem No. 2 'In the Lord put I my trust', HWV 247 (arr. Edward Elgar)
        Overture in D minor
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Symphony No. 2 in E flat major Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op 63
      • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Planets
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 31 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 36
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Coriolan' (Overture 'Coriolan', Op 62)
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Leon Fleisher piano
      • Symphony No. 2 in D major Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op 36
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079 (orch. Anton Webern)
        Ricercar a 6 Proms premiere
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • MawNicholas Maw 1935–2009
      • Scenes and Arias
        World premiere
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Overture 'Portsmouth Point'
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Leon Fleisher piano
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Heather Harper soprano
      • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 1 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 37
      • SullivanArthur Sullivan 1842–1900
      • The Yeomen of the Guard
        Overture
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • Were I thy bride Act 1 No. 13
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • 'Tis done! I am a bride Act 1 No. 12
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        When a felon's not engaged in his employment Act 2 No. 10
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Oh! Is there not one maiden breast? Act 1 No. 7
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Poor wand'ring one Act 1 No. 8
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When the foeman bares his steel Act 2 No. 3
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • With cat-like tread, upon our prey we steal Act 2 No. 12
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Hush, hush, not a word! Act 2 No. 13
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Sighing softly to the river Act 2 No. 14a
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Princess Ida
        Mighty maiden with a mission Act 2 No. 2
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Minerva! Oh hear me...Oh, goddess wise Act 2 No. 3
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Patience
        The Soldiers of our Queen Act 1 No. 3
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When I first put this uniform on Act 1 No. 5
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Turn, oh turn in this direction Act 2 No. 3
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • A magnet hung in a hardware shop Act 2 No. 4
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Love is a plaintive song Act 2 No. 5
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Iolanthe
        When all night long a chap remains [The Sentry's song] Act 2 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Loudly let the trumpet bray [Entrance and March of the Peers] Act 1 No. 6
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Oh, foolish fay Act 2 No. 5
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Soon as we may, off and away Act 2 No. 12
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • HMS Pinafore
        We sail the ocean blue Act 1 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Hail! men-o'-war's men...I'm called little Buttercup Act 1 No. 2
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • A maiden fair to see Act 1 No. 3a
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • My gallant crew, good morning Act 1 No. 4
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Gondoliers
        List and Learn Act 1 No. 1
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Take a pair of sparkling eyes Act 2 No. 3
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Dance a Cachucha Act 2 No. 5
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When a merry maiden marries Act 1 No. 9a
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • John Cameron baritone
        • Walter Midgley tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Elsie Morison soprano
      • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • Owen Brannigan bass
      • John Cameron baritone
      • Walter Midgley tenor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 3 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 38
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Idomeneo, rè di Creta, K 366
        Overture
      • Piano Concerto No. 18 in B flat major, K456
        • Nina Milkina piano
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 4 in E minor
      • BlissArthur Bliss 1891–1975
      • Introduction and Allegro
      • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Daphnis et Chloe – Suite No. 2
      • Nina Milkina piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 4 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 39
      • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No. 7 in C major Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op 105
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Three Hymns by Friedrich Hölderlin, Op 71 (3 Hymns, Op 71)
        Proms premiere
        • Elisabeth Söderström soprano
      • BartókBéla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Piano Concerto No. 2
        • Géza Anda piano
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
      • Elisabeth Söderström soprano
      • Géza Anda piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor

  • Wed 5 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 40
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Tragic Overture
      • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
        • Vlado Perlemuter piano
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K551
      • CookeArnold Cooke 1906–2005
      • Jabez and the Devil (suite)
        World premiere
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 8 in F major Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
      • Vlado Perlemuter piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 6 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 41
      • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Manfred, Op 115
        Overture
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Don Quixote, Op 35
        • Harry Danks viola
        • Janos Starker cello
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Te Deum, Op 22
        Proms premiere
        • Alan Harverson organ
        • Charles Craig tenor
        • Alexandra Choir
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Wembley Philharmonic Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Harry Danks viola
      • Janos Starker cello
      • Alan Harverson organ
      • Charles Craig tenor
      • Alexandra Choir
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Wembley Philharmonic Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 7 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 42
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • The Creatures of Prometheus (Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op 43)
        No. 1 Overture
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Daniel Wayenberg piano
      • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • GerhardRoberto Gerhard 1896–1970
      • Symphony No. 1
        Proms premiere
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Daniel Wayenberg piano
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 8 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 43
      • Rossini 1792–1868
      • Il viaggio a Reims
        Overture
      • WeberCarl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Bassoon Concerto in F major Bassoon Concerto in F major, J127, Op .75
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • Geoffrey Gambold bassoon
      • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical'
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • DukasPaul Dukas 1865–1935
      • L' apprenti sorcier
      • Geoffrey Gambold bassoon
      • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 10 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 44
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 104 in D major, 'London'
      • Chopin 1810–1849
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op. 21
        • John Ogdon piano
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Violin Concerto in D major
        • Manoug Parikian violin
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Symphony No. 8 in G major
      • John Ogdon piano
      • Manoug Parikian violin
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 11 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 45
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 2, Op 72a
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Cantata No. 82, 'Ich habe genug', BWV 82
        • Roger Lord oboe
        • Hermann Prey bass
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 3 in F major
      • HenzeHans Werner Henze 1926–2012
      • 5 Neapolitan Songs
        Proms premiere
        • Hermann Prey bass
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Scherzo capriccioso, Op 66
      • Roger Lord oboe
      • Hermann Prey bass
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • George Hurst Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • George Hurst Conductor

  • Wed 12 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 46
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 102 in B flat major
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Les nuits d'été, Op 7
        No. 4 Absence
        • April Cantelo soprano
      • No. 1 Villanelle
        • April Cantelo soprano
      • No. 3 Sur les lagunes
        • April Cantelo soprano
      • No. 6 L'île inconnue
        • April Cantelo soprano
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Double Concerto for violin and cello in A minor
        - Yan Pascal Tortelier was billed at this concert as Pascal Tortelier
        • Yan Pascal Tortelier violin
        • Paul Tortelier cello
      • Saint-SaënsCamille Saint-Saëns 1835–1921
      • Symphony No. 3 in C minor, 'Organ'
        • Simon Preston organ
      • April Cantelo soprano
      • Yan Pascal Tortelier violin
      • Paul Tortelier cello
      • Simon Preston organ
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 13 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 47
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Paul Beard violin
        • Richard Adeney flute
        • John Wolfe oboe
        • Adolf Scherbaum trumpet
      • Keyboard Concerto in D minor Keyboard Concerto in D minor, BWV 1052
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Rosalyn Tureck piano
      • TavernerJohn Taverner 1490–1545
      • In nomine
        • Michael Thomas chamber organ
      • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies b.1934
      • First Fantasia on an 'In nomine' of John Taverner
        World premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Conductor
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Trumpet Concerto in E flat major Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Adolf Scherbaum trumpet
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Exsultate, jubilate, K 165
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Elizabeth Simon soprano
      • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 6 in E minor
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Paul Beard violin
      • Richard Adeney flute
      • John Wolfe oboe
      • Adolf Scherbaum trumpet
      • Rosalyn Tureck piano
      • Michael Thomas chamber organ
      • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Conductor
      • Elizabeth Simon soprano

  • Fri 14 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 48
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D major, BWV 1069
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Mass in C major 'Coronation', K 317
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • Donald Bell bass-baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • Robert Thomas tenor
        • Donald Bell bass-baritone
        • Alexandra Choir
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Royal Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
      • Norma Procter contralto
      • Heather Harper soprano
      • John Mitchinson tenor
      • Donald Bell bass-baritone
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Robert Thomas tenor
      • Alexandra Choir
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 15 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 49 - Last Night of the Proms 1962
      • SullivanArthur Sullivan 1842–1900
      • Overture di ballo
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Mazeppa
        O, Maríya, Maríya! Act 2 No. 10a Proms premiere
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Alfred Orda baritone
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op 33a)
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Saint-SaënsCamille Saint-Saëns 1835–1921
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22
        - cadenzas by Brahms
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Moura Lympany piano
      • Liszt 1811–1886
      • Two Episodes from Lenau's Faust, S 110
        No. 2 Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • SmetanaBedřich Smetana 1824–1884
      • Má vlast
        No. 4 From Bohemia's Woods and Fields
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • WoodHenry Wood 1869–1944
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 6 Farewell and Adieu, Ye Spanish Ladies - Cadenza - bugle calls usually abbreviated by Sargent
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • No. 3 The Saucy Arethusa - bugle calls usually abbreviated by Sargent
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • No. 4 Tom Bowling - bugle calls usually abbreviated by Sargent
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • No. 1 Bugle Calls - bugle calls usually abbreviated by Sargent
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • ArneThomas Arne 1710–1778
      • Rule, Britannia!
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Monica Sinclair contralto
      • ParryHubert Parry 1848–1918
      • Jerusalem (orch. Elgar)
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Anonymous
      • National Anthem
        • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Alfred Orda baritone
      • Moura Lympany piano
      • Monica Sinclair contralto
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra