• Sat 26 Jul 1952

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1952
      • Unknown
      • National Anthem
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Overture 'Cockaigne (In London Town)'
      • Sea Pictures, Op 37
        No. 4 Where corals lie
        • Gladys Ripley contralto
      • No. 3 Sabbath morning at sea
        • Gladys Ripley contralto
      • No. 1 Sea slumber-song
        • Gladys Ripley contralto
      • Frederick Delius 1862–1934
      • On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
      • INTERVAL
      • Édouard Lalo 1823–1892
      • Symphonie espagnole, Op 21
        No. 1 Allegro non troppo
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • No. 4 Andante
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • No. 5 Rondo: Allegro
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Fantasy Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'
      • Erno Dohnanyi 1877–1960
      • Variations on a Nursery Song, Op 25
        • Joyce Hedges piano
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Tannhäuser Tannhäuser Also known as: Tannhäuser, WWV 70
        No. 1 Overture
      • Gladys Ripley contralto
      • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • Joyce Hedges piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 28 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 02
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 101 in D major 'The Clock'
      • The Creation (Pt 1, No 9: Nun beut die Flur das frische Grun) The Creation (Pt 1, No 9: Nun beut die Flur das frische Grun) Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob XXI:2 (Pt 1, No 9: Nun beut die Flur das frische Grun)
        • Adele Leigh soprano
      • The Creation (Pt 1, No 8: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor) The Creation (Pt 1, No 8: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor) Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob. XXI:2 (Pt 1, No 8: Und Gott sprach: Es bringe die Erde Gras hervor)
        • Adele Leigh soprano
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major, Op 83
        • Solomon piano
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major
        • Peter Muscant cello
        • Paul Beard violin
        • Richard Newton bassoon
        • John Wolfe oboe
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
      • Adele Leigh soprano
      • Solomon piano
      • Peter Muscant cello
      • Paul Beard violin
      • Richard Newton bassoon
      • John Wolfe oboe
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
  • Tue 29 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 03
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • The Barber of Seville – overture
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • César Franck 1822–1890
      • Symphonic Variations
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Symphony No 2 in E flat major Symphony No 2 in E flat major Also known as: Symphony No 2 in E flat major, Op 63
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • Sinfonia concertante
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • La Valse
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Louis Kentner piano
      • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Wed 30 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 04
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • The Sleeping Beauty (Act 1, No 6: Waltz) The Sleeping Beauty (Act 1, No 6: Waltz) Also known as: The Sleeping Beauty, Op 66 (Act 1, No 6: Waltz)
      • Piano Concerto No 2 in G major Piano Concerto No 2 in G major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 2 in G major, Op 44
        • Peter Katin piano
      • Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique' Also known as: Symphony No 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique', Op 74
      • Walter Piston 1894–1976
      • Concerto for Violin No. 1
        First performance in England
        • Yfrah Neaman violin
      • Sir Arthur Bliss 1891–1975
      • Checkmate
        No. 3 Dance of the Four Knights
      • No. 5 The Red Knight's Mazurka
      • No. 6 Ceremony of the Red Bishops
      • No. 12 Finale: Checkmate
      • Peter Katin piano
      • Yfrah Neaman violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Thu 31 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 05
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • The Tempest – Prelude The Tempest – Prelude Also known as: The Tempest, Op 109 – Prelude (concert version)
      • En saga En saga Also known as: En saga, Op 9
      • Violin Concerto in D minor Violin Concerto in D minor Also known as: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47
        • Max Rostal violin
      • Symphony No 7 in C major Symphony No 7 in C major Also known as: Symphony No 7 in C major, Op 105
      • INTERVAL
      • John Ireland 1879–1962
      • Concertino pastorale
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Boléro
      • Max Rostal violin
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Fri 1 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 06
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Coriolan' Overture 'Coriolan' Also known as: Overture 'Coriolan', Op 62
      • Adelaide, Op 46 (arr. Louis Spohr)
        • Raymond Nilsson tenor
      • Symphony No 1 in C major Symphony No 1 in C major Also known as: Symphony No 1 in C major, Op 21
      • Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat major, 'Emperor' Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat major, 'Emperor' Also known as: Piano Concerto No 5 in E flat major, 'Emperor', Op 73
        • Solomon piano
      • INTERVAL
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Symphony No 8 in G major Symphony No 8 in G major Also known as: Symphony No 8 in G major, Op 88
      • Raymond Nilsson tenor
      • Solomon piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 2 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 07
      • Carl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Oberon, J306
        Overture
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • A Masked Ball A Masked Ball Also known as: Un ballo in maschera
        Recitative & aria 'Ecco l'orrido campo...Ma dall' arido stelo divulsa' Act 2
        • Victoria Sladen soprano
      • Paul Dukas 1865–1935
      • The Sorcerer's Apprentice The Sorcerer's Apprentice Also known as: L'Apprenti sorcier
      • John Ireland 1879–1962
      • Concerto for Piano in E flat major
        • Colin Horsley piano
      • Zoltán Kodály 1882–1967
      • Háry János - suite
        • Gilbert Webster cimbalom
      • Sergei Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Peter and the Wolf, Op 67
        • Alvar Lidell narrator
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Capriccio italien, Op 45
      • Victoria Sladen soprano
      • Colin Horsley piano
      • Gilbert Webster cimbalom
      • Alvar Lidell narrator
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Mon 4 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 08
      • Bedrich Smetana 1824–1884
      • The Bartered Bride
        Overture
      • Edvard Grieg 1843–1907
      • Piano Concerto in A minor Piano Concerto in A minor Also known as: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16
        • Gina Bachauer piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No 5 in E minor Symphony No 5 in E minor Also known as: Symphony No 5 in E minor, Op 64
      • Erno Dohnanyi 1877–1960
      • Suite in F sharp minor, Op 19
        No. 1 Andante con variazioni
      • INTERVAL
      • Jules Massenet 1842–1912
      • Hérodiade
        Recitative & aria 'Celui dont la parole...Il est doux' Act 1
        • Constance Shacklock mezzo-soprano
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Valse triste Valse triste Also known as: Valse triste, Op 44 No 1
      • Emmanuel Chabrier 1841–1894
      • España
      • Gina Bachauer piano
      • Constance Shacklock mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 5 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 09
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Overture 'A Midsummer Night's Dream', Op 21
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • Semiramide
        Recitative & aria 'Eccomi alfine, in Babilonia...Ah! quel giorno' Act 1
        • Jean Watson mezzo-soprano
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Don Juan Don Juan Also known as: Don Juan, Op 20
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • Violin Concerto
        • Alan Loveday violin
      • INTERVAL
      • Malcolm Arnold 1921–2006
      • Four English Dances, Op 33 Set 2
        Proms premiere
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Symphony No 9 in E minor, 'From the New World' Symphony No 9 in E minor, 'From the New World' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95
      • Jean Watson mezzo-soprano
      • Alan Loveday violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Wed 6 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 10
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Eine kleine Nachtmusik Eine kleine Nachtmusik Also known as: Serenade in G major 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik', K 525
      • Don Giovanni (Act 2, Sc 10: Il mio tesoro intanto) Don Giovanni (Act 2, Sc 10: Il mio tesoro intanto) Also known as: Don Giovanni, K527 (Act 2, Sc 10: Il mio tesoro intanto)
        • Heddle Nash tenor
      • Don Giovanni (Act 1, Sc 15: Come mai cerder deggio... Dalla sua pace) Don Giovanni (Act 1, Sc 15: Come mai cerder deggio... Dalla sua pace) Also known as: Don Giovanni, K527 (Act 1, Sc 15: Come mai cerder deggio... Dalla sua pace)
        • Heddle Nash tenor
      • Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat major
        • Nina Milkina piano
      • Symphony No 40 in G minor, K550
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • Symphony No 1 in B flat minor
      • Heddle Nash tenor
      • Nina Milkina piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Thu 7 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 11
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
      • Cantata No. 159, 'Sehet, wir gehn hinauf gen Jerusalem', BWV 159 (arr. Henry Wood)
        No. 4 Aria 'Es ist vollbracht'
        • William Parsons bass
      • Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067
        • Gerald Jackson flute
      • Keyboard Concerto in D minor
        • Angus Morrison piano
      • INTERVAL
      • Prelude and Fugue in E flat major 'St Anne' (orch. Arnold Schoenberg)
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No 2 in D major Symphony No 2 in D major Also known as: Symphony No 2 in D major, Op 36
      • William Parsons bass
      • Gerald Jackson flute
      • Angus Morrison piano
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Fri 8 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 12
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • The Creatures of Prometheus The Creatures of Prometheus Also known as: The Creatures of Prometheus, Op 43
        No. 1 Overture
      • Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major, Op 19
        • Franz Osborn piano
      • Symphony No 3 in E flat major 'Eroica' Symphony No 3 in E flat major 'Eroica' Also known as: Symphony No 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55
      • INTERVAL
      • Jacques Ibert 1890–1962
      • Diane de Poitiers, suite symphonique I
        No. 1 Introduction Proms premiere
      • No. 2 Entrée des pages Proms premiere
      • No. 3 Diane Proms premiere
      • No. 4 Danse des Boyards Proms premiere
      • Diane de Poitiers, suite symphonique II
        No. 2 Intermezzo et Adage UK premiere
      • No. 3 Marche et Finale UK premiere
      • Sir Arnold Bax 1883–1953
      • Tintagel
      • Franz Osborn piano
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 9 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 13
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Overture 'Le carnaval romain'
      • Sir George Dyson 1883–1964
      • The Canterbury Pilgrims
        No. 11 The Wife of Bath
        • Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Symphony No 4 in A major 'Italian' Symphony No 4 in A major 'Italian' Also known as: Symphony No 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • INTERVAL
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Daphnis and Chloe – Suite No 2 Daphnis and Chloe – Suite No 2 Also known as: Daphnis and Chloe Suite No 2
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Organ Concerto in B flat major 'No. 9' (Handel/Wood)
        • Sir George Thomas Thalben-Ball organ
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Lemminkäinen Suite, Op 22
        No. 2 The Swan of Tuonela
        • Leonard Brain cor anglais
      • No. 4 Lemminkäinen's Return
        • Leonard Brain cor anglais
      • Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
      • Louis Kentner piano
      • Sir George Thomas Thalben-Ball organ
      • Leonard Brain cor anglais
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Mon 11 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 14
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Scènes historiques, Suite No. 1, Op 25
        No. 3 Festivo
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Piano Concerto
        • Jacques Abram piano
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No 2 in D major Symphony No 2 in D major Also known as: Symphony No 2 in D major, Op 43
      • INTERVAL
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Violin Concerto Violin Concerto Also known as: Violin Concerto, Op 15
        Proms premiere
        • Bronislaw Gimpel violin
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Finlandia Finlandia Also known as: Finlandia, Op 26
      • Jacques Abram piano
      • Bronislaw Gimpel violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 12 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 15
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • The Kingdom
        Prelude
      • Violin Concerto
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • Enigma Variations Enigma Variations Also known as: Enigma Variations, Op 36
        • Eric Gritton organ
      • INTERVAL
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • A London Symphony (Symphony No 2)
      • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • Eric Gritton organ
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
  • Wed 13 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 16
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Overture 'The Hebrides' Overture 'The Hebrides' Also known as: Fingal's Cave
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Violin Concerto in E minor Violin Concerto in E minor Also known as: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
        • Antonio Brosa violin
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No 1 in C minor Symphony No 1 in C minor Also known as: Symphony No 1 in C minor, Op 68
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • Liebeslieder Waltzes, Op 52 (version with piano duet)
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent piano/director
        • Ernest Lush piano
        • Marjorie Avis soprano
        • Margaret Godley soprano
        • Margaret Rees soprano
        • Margaret Rolfe contralto
        • Betty Hutchings soprano
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Kathleen Kay contralto
        • Bradshaw Macmillan tenor
        • Emlyn Bebb tenor
        • John Duncan tenor
        • Reginald Mitchell tenor
        • Stanley Riley bass
        • Victor Utting bass
        • Roland Izzard bass
        • Denis Weatherley bass
        • Joan Cairns contralto
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • A Midsummer Night's Dream
        No. 1 Scherzo
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • No. 6 Wedding March
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • No. 5 Nocturne
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Antonio Brosa violin
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor, piano/director
      • Ernest Lush piano
      • Marjorie Avis soprano
      • Margaret Godley soprano
      • Margaret Rees soprano
      • Margaret Rolfe contralto
      • Betty Hutchings soprano
      • Maude Baker contralto
      • Kathleen Kay contralto
      • Bradshaw Macmillan tenor
      • Emlyn Bebb tenor
      • John Duncan tenor
      • Reginald Mitchell tenor
      • Stanley Riley bass
      • Victor Utting bass
      • Roland Izzard bass
      • Denis Weatherley bass
      • Joan Cairns contralto

  • Thu 14 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 17
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major Also known as: Brandenburg Concerto No 2 in F major, BWV 1047
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Edward Walker flute
        • George Stratton violin
        • Roger Lord oboe
        • George Eskdale trumpet
        • Eric Gritton harpsichord
      • Concerto for Two Keyboards in C major, BWV 1061
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Rae Robertson piano
        • Ethel Bartlett piano
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Cantata No. 151, 'Süsser Trost, mein Jesus kömmt', BWV 151
        No. 1 Aria 'Süsser Trost, mein Jesus kömmt'
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Edward Walker flute
        • Joan Alexander soprano
      • INTERVAL
      • Orchestral Suite No 3 in D major, BWV 1068
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Bohuslav Martinu 1890–1959
      • Concerto for Two Pianos, H 292
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Rae Robertson piano
        • Ethel Bartlett piano
      • Gustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Perfect Fool, Op 39
        Ballet music
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Edward Walker flute
      • George Stratton violin
      • Roger Lord oboe
      • George Eskdale trumpet
      • Eric Gritton harpsichord
      • Rae Robertson piano
      • Ethel Bartlett piano
      • Joan Alexander soprano
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • London Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 15 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 18
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 1, Op 138
      • Piano Concerto No 4 in G major Piano Concerto No 4 in G major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 4 in G major, Op 58
        • Solomon piano
      • Symphony No 4 in B flat major Symphony No 4 in B flat major Also known as: Symphony No 4 in B flat major, Op 60
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 6 in E minor
      • Solomon piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 16 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 19
      • Carl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Der Freischütz
        Overture
      • Alexander Borodin 1833–1887
      • Prince Igor
        Aria 'No sleep, no rest' Act 2
        • Alfred Orda baritone
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 104 in D major, 'London'
      • INTERVAL
      • Sergei Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in F sharp minor
        • Cyril Smith piano
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
      • Camille Saint‐Saëns 1835–1921
      • The Carnival of the Animals The Carnival of the Animals Also known as: Le carnaval des animaux
        • Cyril Smith piano
        • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • Sir Charles Villiers Stanford 1852–1924
      • Irish Rhapsody No. 1 in D minor, Op 78
      • Alfred Orda baritone
      • Cyril Smith piano
      • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Mon 18 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 20
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Benvenuto Cellini, Op 23
        Overture
      • Sergei Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor
        • Cyril Smith piano
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Falstaff Falstaff Also known as: Falstaff, Op 68
      • INTERVAL
      • Percy Grainger 1882–1961
      • Mock Morris
      • Irish Tune from County Derry
      • Handel in the Strand (version for piano and strings)
        • Cyril Smith piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Francesca da Rimini Francesca da Rimini Also known as: Francesca da Rimini, Op 32
      • Cyril Smith piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 19 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 21
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Marriage of Figaro (Overture) The Marriage of Figaro (Overture) Also known as: The Marriage of Figaro, K492 (Overture)
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No 26 in D major, K 537 'Coronation'
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No 9 in C major 'Great' Symphony No 9 in C major 'Great' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in C major 'Great', D 944
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • 4 Impromptus, Op. 142, D 935
        No. 3 in B flat major Proms premiere
        • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Idomeneo (Act 1, Sc 8: Vedrommi intorno) Idomeneo (Act 1, Sc 8: Vedrommi intorno) Also known as: Idomeneo, rè di Creta, K366 (Act 1, Sc 8: Vedrommi intorno)
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
        • Richard Lewis tenor
      • Idomeneo (Act 2, Sc 3: Fuor del mar) Idomeneo (Act 2, Sc 3: Fuor del mar) Also known as: Idomeneo, rè di Creta, K366 (Act 2, Sc 3: Fuor del mar)
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
        • Richard Lewis tenor
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Die Zauberharfe, D 644
        Overture
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Richard Lewis tenor
  • Wed 20 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 22
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • The Flying Dutchman The Flying Dutchman Also known as: Der fliegende Holländer, WWV 63
        Overture
      • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Also known as: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
        No. 23b Was duftet doch der Flieder Act 2 Scene 3
        • Sigurd Björling bass
      • Das Rheingold Das Rheingold Also known as: Das Rheingold, WWV 86a
        Entry of the Gods into Valhalla (orchestral version)
      • Tannhäuser Tannhäuser Also known as: Tannhäuser, WWV 70
        No. 10 Dich, teure Halle, grüss' ich wieder Act 2 Scene 1
        • Eleanor Houston soprano
      • No. 24 Allmächt'ge Jungfrau Act 3 Scene 1
        • Eleanor Houston soprano
      • INTERVAL
      • Siegfried Idyll
      • Die Walküre Die Walküre Also known as: Die Walküre, WWV 86b
        No. 40 Leb' wohl [Wotan's Abschied] Act 3 Scene 3
        • Sigurd Björling bass
      • No. 43 Feuerzauber Act 3 Scene 3
        • Sigurd Björling bass
      • Walkürenritt (orchestral synthesis) Act 3 Scene 1
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Clarinet Concerto in A major Clarinet Concerto in A major Also known as: Clarinet Concerto in A major, K 622
        • Frederick Thurston clarinet
      • The Marriage of Figaro (Act 2, Sc 1: Porgi, amor qualche ristoro) The Marriage of Figaro (Act 2, Sc 1: Porgi, amor qualche ristoro) Also known as: The Marriage of Figaro, K492 (Act 2, Sc 1: Porgi, amor qualche ristoro)
        • Eleanor Houston soprano
      • The Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture) The Abduction from the Seraglio (Overture) Also known as: The Abduction from the Seraglio, K384 (Overture)
      • Sigurd Björling bass
      • Eleanor Houston soprano
      • Frederick Thurston clarinet
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
  • Thu 21 Aug

    • 0:00 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 23
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 103 in E flat major 'Drumroll'
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Serenade to Music
        - The BBC Chorus was supplemented by additional unnamed singers.
        • BBC Singers
      • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Violin Concerto No. 2
        • Max Rostal violin
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No 2 in D major Symphony No 2 in D major Also known as: Symphony No 2 in D major, Op 73
      • BBC Singers
      • Max Rostal violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 22 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 24
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Egmont Egmont Also known as: Egmont, Op 84
        No. 1 Overture
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in C major Piano Concerto No 1 in C major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 1 in C major, Op 15
        • Noel Mewton-Wood piano
      • Symphony No 5 in C minor Symphony No 5 in C minor Also known as: Symphony No 5 in C minor, Op 67
      • INTERVAL
      • Benjamin Frankel 1906–1973
      • Youth Music, Op 12
        Proms premiere
      • Alan Rawsthorne 1905–1971
      • Symphonic Studies
        Proms premiere
      • Noel Mewton-Wood piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 23 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 25
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Marche slave, Op 31
      • The Maid of Orleans
        Recitative & aria 'So wills the Lord!...Farewell you native hills and fields' Act 1 No. 7
        • Amy Shuard soprano
      • Serenade for Strings in C major, Op 48 Serenade for Strings in C major, Op 48 Also known as: Serenade for Strings in C major
        No. 3 Elegy: Larghetto elegiaco
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
        • Julius Katchen piano
      • Suite No. 3 in G major, Op 55
        No. 4 Tema con variazioni
      • INTERVAL
      • Swan Lake
        No. 13d Danse des cygnes: Allegro moderato Act 2 No. 4d
      • No. 10 Scène Act 2 No. 1
      • No. 2 Valse Act 1 No. 2
      • No. 14 Scène Act 2 No. 5
      • Eugene Onegin (Act 1, Sc 2: Letter Scene) Eugene Onegin (Act 1, Sc 2: Letter Scene) Also known as: Eugene Onegin, Op 24 (Act 1, Sc 2: Letter Scene)
        • Amy Shuard soprano
      • Overture '1812'
      • Amy Shuard soprano
      • Julius Katchen piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Mon 25 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 26
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 102 in B flat major
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Horn Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, K417
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Dennis Brain horn
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • The Creation (Pt 2, No 24: Mit Würd' und Hoheit angetan) The Creation (Pt 2, No 24: Mit Würd' und Hoheit angetan) Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob XXI:2 (Pt 2, No 24: Mit Würd' und Hoheit angetan)
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • William Herbert tenor
      • The Creation (Pt 2, No 23: Und Gott schuf den Menschen) The Creation (Pt 2, No 23: Und Gott schuf den Menschen) Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob XXI:2 (Pt 2, No 23: Und Gott schuf den Menschen)
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • William Herbert tenor
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No 41 in C major, 'Jupiter', K 551
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • Doreen Carwithen 1922–2003
      • Concerto for Piano
        Proms premiere
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Iris Loveridge piano
      • Frederick Delius 1862–1934
      • Brigg Fair
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Dennis Brain horn
      • William Herbert tenor
      • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Iris Loveridge piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Tue 26 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 27
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • Semiramide
        Overture
      • Zoltán Kodály 1882–1967
      • Dances of Galánta
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
        • Manoug Parikian violin
        • Herbert Downes viola
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Symphony of Psalms
        • London Philharmonic Choir
        • Ernest Lush piano
        • Eric Gritton piano
      • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Concerto for Orchestra
      • Manoug Parikian violin
      • Herbert Downes viola
      • London Philharmonic Choir
      • Ernest Lush piano
      • Eric Gritton piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Wed 27 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 28
      • Carl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Euryanthe, J291
        Overture
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Concerto for Two Pianos in E flat major Concerto for Two Pianos in E flat major Also known as: Concerto for Two Pianos in E flat major, K 365
        • Rae Robertson piano
        • Ethel Bartlett piano
      • Sergei Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Symphony No 5 in B flat major Symphony No 5 in B flat major Also known as: Symphony No 5 in B flat major, Op 100
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Oboe Concerto in D major
        • Léon Goossens oboe
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The Trojans
        Chasse royale et orage Act 4
      • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • The Golden Cockerel
        Introduction and Wedding March
      • Rae Robertson piano
      • Ethel Bartlett piano
      • Léon Goossens oboe
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 28 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 29
      • John Ireland 1879–1962
      • Overture 'Satyricon'
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 77
        • Gioconda de Vito violin
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No 5 in E flat major Symphony No 5 in E flat major Also known as: Symphony No 5 in E flat major, Op 82
      • INTERVAL
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Five Tudor Portraits
        • Nancy Evans mezzo-soprano
        • Roderick Jones baritone
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Gioconda de Vito violin
      • Nancy Evans mezzo-soprano
      • Roderick Jones baritone
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 29 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 30
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Fidelio – overture
      • Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor Also known as: Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor, Op 37
        • Edith Vogel piano
      • Symphony No 6 in F major 'Pastoral' Symphony No 6 in F major 'Pastoral' Also known as: Symphony No 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68
      • INTERVAL
      • Peter Racine Fricker 1920–1990
      • Violin Concerto No. 1
        Proms premiere
        • Maria Lidka violin
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Also known as: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
        No. 1 Prelude Act 1
      • Edith Vogel piano
      • Maria Lidka violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Sat 30 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 31
      • Franz von Suppé 1819–1895
      • Dichter und Bauer
        Overture
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Eugene Onegin (Act 3, Sc 1: Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni) Eugene Onegin (Act 3, Sc 1: Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni) Also known as: Eugene Onegin, Op 24 (Act 3, Sc 1: Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni)
        • Inia Te Wiata bass-baritone
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No 8 in B minor 'Unfinished' Symphony No 8 in B minor 'Unfinished' Also known as: Symphony No 8 in B minor 'Unfinished', D 759
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Hungarian Fantasia, S 123
        • Noel Mewton-Wood piano
      • John Ireland 1879–1962
      • These Things Shall Be
        • John Cameron baritone
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • INTERVAL
      • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • Scheherazade Scheherazade Also known as: Scheherazade, Op 35
        • Paul Beard violin
      • Inia Te Wiata bass-baritone
      • Noel Mewton-Wood piano
      • John Cameron baritone
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Paul Beard violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 1 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 32
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Overture 'Carnival'
      • Scherzo capriccioso, Op 66
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in D minor
        • Richard Farrell piano
      • INTERVAL
      • Symphony No 4 in E minor Symphony No 4 in E minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in E minor, Op 98
      • Richard Farrell piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 2 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 33
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • 3 German Dances, K605
      • The Marriage of Figaro (Act 3, Sc 6: E Susanna non vien!)
        • Elsie Morison soprano
      • The Marriage of Figaro (Act 3, Sc 6: Dove sono i bei momenti)
        • Elsie Morison soprano
      • Piano Concerto No 17 in G major, K 453
        • Denis Matthews piano
      • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Symphony No 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish'
      • INTERVAL
      • Cello Concerto in A minor
        • Zara Nelsova cello
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No 25 in G minor
      • Elsie Morison soprano
      • Denis Matthews piano
      • Zara Nelsova cello
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
  • Wed 3 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 34
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Alan Rawsthorne 1905–1971
      • Piano Concerto No. 2
        Proms premiere
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 5 in D major
        • Ralph Vaughan Williams Conductor
      • Manuel de Falla 1876–1946
      • Nights in the Gardens of Spain
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Louis Kentner piano
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Water Music Suite (arr. Hamilton Harty)
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Louis Kentner piano
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra

  • Thu 4 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 35
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Lohengrin
        No. 1 Prelude Act 1
      • No. 19a Das süsse Lied verhallt Act 3 Scene 2
        • Richard Lewis Lohengrin
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Elsa
      • No. 19b Atmest du nicht mit mir die süssen Düfte? Act 3 Scene 2
        • Richard Lewis Lohengrin
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Elsa
      • No. 19c Höchstes Vertraun hast du mir schon zu danken Act 3 Scene 2
        • Richard Lewis Lohengrin
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Elsa
      • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Also known as: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
        No. 36 Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn! Act 3 Scene 1
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 49 Dance of the Apprentices Act 3 Scene 5
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 50 Procession of the Masters Act 3 Scene 5
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 33 Prelude Act 3
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 47 Selig, wie die Sonne Act 3 Scene 4
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 45 O Sachs! Mein Freund! Act 3 Scene 4
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 56 Morgenlich leuchtend in rosigem Schein Act 3 Scene 5
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • No. 58 Ehrt eure deutschen Meister Act 3 Scene 5
        • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
        • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
        • Murray Dickie David
        • Richard Lewis Walter
        • Elfriede Wasserthal Eva
        • BBC Singers
      • Frederick Delius 1862–1934
      • The Song of the High Hills
        • Margaret Godley soprano
        • Bradshaw Macmillan tenor
        • BBC Singers
      • A Dance Rhapsody No. 1
      • Richard Lewis Lohengrin, Walter
      • Elfriede Wasserthal Elsa, Eva
      • Tom Williams Hans Sachs
      • Constance Shacklock Magdalene
      • Murray Dickie David
      • BBC Singers
      • Margaret Godley soprano
      • Bradshaw Macmillan tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 5 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 36
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No 35 in D major, 'Haffner', K 385
      • Piano Concerto No 14 in E flat major, K 449
        • Denis Matthews piano
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No 7 in A major Symphony No 7 in A major Also known as: Symphony No 7 in A major, Op 92
      • Carl Nielsen 1865–1931
      • Violin Concerto Violin Concerto Also known as: Violin Concerto, Op 33
        Proms premiere
        • Emil Telmányi violin
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The Trojans
        Marche troyenne (Concert version, arr. Berlioz)
      • Denis Matthews piano
      • Emil Telmányi violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Sat 6 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 37
      • Otto Nicolai 1810–1849
      • Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
        Overture
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • A Masked Ball A Masked Ball Also known as: Un ballo in maschera
        Recitative & aria 'Alzati!...Eri tu che macchiavi' Act 3 Scene 1
        • Jess Walters baritone
      • Sergei Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor Also known as: Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18
        • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Symphony No 1 in F minor Symphony No 1 in F minor Also known as: Symphony No 1 in F minor, Op 10
      • INTERVAL
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Romance
        London premiere
        • Eric Gritton piano
        • Larry Adler harmonica
      • Jules Massenet 1842–1912
      • Hérodiade
        Recitative & aria 'Hérod! Ne me refuse pas...Ne me refuse pas' Act 1
        • Janet Howe mezzo-soprano
      • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • Capriccio espagnol, Op 34
      • Jess Walters baritone
      • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano
      • Eric Gritton piano
      • Larry Adler harmonica
      • Janet Howe mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 8 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 38
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Eugene Onegin (Act 3, Sc 1: Polonaise) Eugene Onegin (Act 3, Sc 1: Polonaise) Also known as: Eugene Onegin, Op 24 (Act 3, Sc 1: Polonaise)
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35
        • Alan Loveday violin
      • Symphony No 4 in F minor Symphony No 4 in F minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36
      • INTERVAL
      • Gordon Jacob 1895–1984
      • Horn Concerto
        Proms premiere
        • Dennis Brain horn
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Symphonic Poem No. 3 'Les Préludes', S 97
      • Alan Loveday violin
      • Dennis Brain horn
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 9 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 39
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • A Faust Overture, WWV 59
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Violin Concerto No 5 in A major, K 219 'Turkish'
        • Gioconda de Vito violin
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
      • INTERVAL
      • Ernest John Moeran 1894–1950
      • Rhapsody No. 3 in F sharp major
        • Joseph Weingarten piano
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The damnation of Faust - Marche hongroise The damnation of Faust - Marche hongroise Also known as: The damnation of Faust, Op 24 - Marche hongroise
      • The damnation of Faust - Ballet des sylphes The damnation of Faust - Ballet des sylphes Also known as: The damnation of Faust, Op 24 - Ballet des sylphes
      • The damnation of Faust - Menuet des follets The damnation of Faust - Menuet des follets Also known as: The damnation of Faust - Menuet des follets, Op 24
      • Gioconda de Vito violin
      • Joseph Weingarten piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Wed 10 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 40
      • Alexander Borodin 1833–1887
      • Prince Igor
        Overture
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Alexander's Feast, HWV 75
        Aria 'Revenge, revenge! Timotheus cries' Act 2 No. 2
        • Owen Brannigan bass
      • Sergei Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Also known as: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op 43
        • Cyril Smith piano
      • Sir Arnold Bax 1883–1953
      • Symphony No. 4
      • INTERVAL
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Nocturnes
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Also known as: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
        No. 49 Dance of the Apprentices Act 3 Scene 5
      • No. 50 Procession of the Masters Act 3 Scene 5
      • No. 33 Prelude Act 3
      • Owen Brannigan bass
      • Cyril Smith piano
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 11 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 41
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • A Sea Symphony
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Gordon Clinton baritone
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Violin Concerto in E major Violin Concerto in E major Also known as: Violin Concerto in E major, BWV 1042
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Eric Gritton harpsichord
        • Marta Eitler violin
      • Cantata No. 55, 'Ich armer Mensch, ich Sündenknecht', BWV 55
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Geoffrey Gilbert flute
        • Peter Pears tenor
        • Eric Gritton organ
        • BBC Singers
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • The Wise Virgins, suite
        No. 4 Ah, how ephemeral (from BWV 26)
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • No. 6 Praise be to God (from BWV 129)
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • INTERVAL
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Gordon Clinton baritone
      • Elsie Morison soprano
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Eric Gritton harpsichord, organ
      • Marta Eitler violin
      • Geoffrey Gilbert flute
      • Peter Pears tenor
      • BBC Singers
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 12 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 42
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 61
        • Joseph Szigeti violin
      • Symphony No 8 in F major Symphony No 8 in F major Also known as: Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93
      • Sergei Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Symphony No 3 in A minor Symphony No 3 in A minor Also known as: Symphony No 3 in A minor, Op 44
      • Joseph Szigeti violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Sat 13 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 43
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • William Tell (Overture)
      • Erno Dohnanyi 1877–1960
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in B minor
        Proms premiere
        • James Gibb piano
      • Sergei Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Symphony No 1 in D major 'Classical' - 1. Allegro Symphony No 1 in D major 'Classical' - 1. Allegro Also known as: Symphony No 1 in D major 'Classical', Op 25 - 1. Allegro
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • Aida
        Finale Act 2 Scene 2
        • Dennis Noble Amonasro
        • Constance Shacklock Amneris
        • James Johnston Radamès
        • Amy Shuard Aida
        • Howell Glynne Ramfis
        • Howell Glynne King of Egypt
        • Royal Choral Society
      • INTERVAL
      • Gustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Planets The Planets Also known as: The Planets, Op 32
        No. 1 Mars, the Bringer of War
      • No. 2 Venus, the Bringer of Peace
      • No. 4 Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
      • Alexander Borodin 1833–1887
      • Prince Igor
        Polovtsian Dances Act 2
        • Royal Choral Society
      • James Gibb piano
      • Dennis Noble Amonasro
      • Constance Shacklock Amneris
      • James Johnston Radamès
      • Amy Shuard Aida
      • Howell Glynne Ramfis, King of Egypt
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
  • Mon 15 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 44
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Götterdämmerung
        No. 37 Trauermusik Act 3 Scene 2
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 32 Frau Sonne, sendet lichte Strahlen Act 3 Scene 1
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 31 Prelude Act 3
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 3 Zu neuen Taten, teurer Helde (Prologue)
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 2 Tagesgrauen und Sonnenaufgang (Prologue)
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 5 Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt (Prologue)
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • No. 40 Starke Scheite Act 3 Scene 3
        • Adele Leigh Woglinde
        • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
        • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
        • Set Svanholm Siegfried
        • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • INTERVAL
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Symphonie fantastique Symphonie fantastique Also known as: Symphonie fantastique, Op 14
      • Adele Leigh Woglinde
      • Monica Sinclair Wellgunde
      • Helena Braun Brünnhilde
      • Set Svanholm Siegfried
      • Elsie Boardman Flosshilde
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 16 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 45
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Academic Festival Overture Academic Festival Overture Also known as: Academic Festival Overture, Op 80
      • Double Concerto for violin and cello in A minor
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
        • André Navarra cello
      • Symphony No 3 in F major Symphony No 3 in F major Also known as: Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90
      • INTERVAL
      • John Gardner 1917–2011
      • Variations on a Waltz of Carl Nielsen, Op 13
        London premiere
      • Bedrich Smetana 1824–1884
      • Má vlast
        No. 2 Vltava
      • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • André Navarra cello
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Wed 17 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 46
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest' Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest' Also known as: Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest', HWV 258
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Concerto Grosso in D minor, HWV 328, Op. 6, No. 10
      • Organ Concerto in F major, HWV 292, Op. 4 No. 4
        • Margaret Cobb organ
      • Jephtha, HWV 70
        Aria 'Waft her, angels, through the skies' Act 3
        • James Johnston tenor
      • Recitative 'Deeper, and deeper still' Act 2
        • James Johnston tenor
      • Oboe Concerto No. 1 in B flat major
        • Léon Goossens oboe
      • Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 6: He spake the word) Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 6: He spake the word) Also known as: Israel in Egypt, HWV 54 (Pt 2, No 6: He spake the word)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 9: He smote all the first-born) Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 9: He smote all the first-born) Also known as: Israel in Egypt, HWV 54 (Pt 2, No 9: He smote all the first-born)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 7: He gave them hailstones) Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 7: He gave them hailstones) Also known as: Israel in Egypt, HWV 54 (Pt 2, No 7: He gave them hailstones)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 8: He sent a thick darkness) Israel in Egypt (Pt 2, No 8: He sent a thick darkness) Also known as: Israel in Egypt, HWV 54 (Pt 2, No 8: He sent a thick darkness)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Israel in Egypt (Pt 3, No 39: Sing ye to the Lord) Israel in Egypt (Pt 3, No 39: Sing ye to the Lord) Also known as: Israel in Egypt, HWV 54 (Pt 3, No 39: Sing ye to the Lord)
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • The Music Makers, Op 69
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Royal Choral Society
      • Margaret Cobb organ
      • James Johnston tenor
      • Léon Goossens oboe
      • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
  • Thu 18 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 47
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Magic Flute (Overture) The Magic Flute (Overture) Also known as: Die Zauberflöte, K 620 (Overture)
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Vier ernste Gesänge, Op 121 (orch. Malcolm Sargent)
        • Kathleen Ferrier contralto
      • Howard Ferguson 1908–1999
      • Concerto for Piano, Op 12
        Proms premiere
        • Dame Myra Hess piano
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No 3 'A Pastoral Symphony'
        • Dorothy Bond soprano
      • INTERVAL
      • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Piano Concerto in A minor
        • Dame Myra Hess piano
      • Isaac Albéniz 1860–1909
      • Iberia - La Fête Dieu à Séville (orchestrated by Enrique Arbos) Iberia - La Fête Dieu à Séville (orchestrated by Enrique Arbos) Also known as: Iberia, B. 47: Book I: III. La Fête Dieu à Séville
        No. 3 Fête-Dieu à Séville
      • Kathleen Ferrier contralto
      • Dame Myra Hess piano
      • Dorothy Bond soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 19 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 48
      • Christoph Willibald Gluck 1714–1787
      • Alceste
        Overture
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Also known as: Symphony No 9 in D minor, 'Choral', Op 125
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Mary Jarred contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Eleanor Houston soprano
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Constant Lambert 1905–1951
      • Summer's Last Will and Testament
        No. 6 Rondo burlesca 'King Pest'
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Redvers Llewellyn baritone
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • No. 7 Saraband 'Adieu, farewell earth's bliss!'
        • Trevor Harvey Conductor
        • Redvers Llewellyn baritone
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (arr. Hamilton Harty)
        No. 1 Overture: Adagio - Allegro
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (arr. Hamilton Harty)
        No. 2 Bourrée
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (arr. Hamilton Harty)
        No. 3 La paix: Largo alla siciliana
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351 (arr. Hamilton Harty)
        No. 5 Minuets 1 & 2
        • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Mary Jarred contralto
      • Owen Brannigan bass
      • Richard Lewis tenor
      • Eleanor Houston soprano
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Trevor Harvey Conductor
      • Redvers Llewellyn baritone
      • John Hollingsworth Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 20 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 49 - Last Night of the Proms 1952
      • Ottorino Respighi 1879–1936
      • La boutique fantasque (suite)
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat major Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 1 in E flat major, S 124
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Kendall Taylor piano
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • The Firebird (1919 suite) The Firebird (1919 suite) Also known as: L' oiseau de feu (1919 suite)
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D major, 'Land of Hope and Glory'
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Sir Henry Wood 1869–1944
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 5 Jack's the Lad
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 6 Farewell and Adieu, Ye Spanish Ladies - Cadenza
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 7 Home, Sweet Home
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 9 Rule, Britannia!
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 3 The Saucy Arethusa
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 4 Tom Bowling
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Unknown
      • National Anthem
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Kendall Taylor piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra