• Sat 22 Jul 1961

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1961
      • Unknown
      • National Anthem
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • Il viaggio a Reims
        Overture
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Piano Concerto No 2 in F major Piano Concerto No 2 in F major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 2 in F major, Op 102
        • John Ogdon piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No 4 in F minor Symphony No 4 in F minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Mazeppa
      • César Franck 1822–1890
      • Symphonic Variations
        • John Ogdon piano
      • Johann Strauss II 1825–1899
      • Emperor Waltz
      • John Ogdon piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 24 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 02
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Egmont, Op 84
        No. 1 Overture
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Les illuminations
        • Gerald English tenor
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Symphony No. 6 in B minor
        Proms premiere
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • Belshazzar's Feast
        • Thomas Hemsley baritone
        • Alexandra Choir
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Gerald English tenor
      • Thomas Hemsley baritone
      • Alexandra Choir
      • BBC Singers
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 25 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 03
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • Luisa Miller – 'O fede negar potessi ... Quando le sere al placido'
        Overture Proms premiere
      • 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
        • Tamás Vásáry piano
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major
      • Verklärte Nacht, Op 4 (string orchestra version)
        Proms premiere
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • La damnation de Faust, Op 24
        Marche hongroise
      • Ballet des sylphes
      • Menuet des follets
      • Tamás Vásáry piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Wed 26 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 04
      • Les francs-juges, Op 3
        Overture
      • Gustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
        • Kerstin Meyer mezzo-soprano
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Piano Concerto No. 9 in E flat major 'Jeunehomme', K271
        • Nina Milkina piano
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No 4 in E minor Symphony No 4 in E minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in E minor, Op 98
      • Kerstin Meyer mezzo-soprano
      • Nina Milkina piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 27 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 05
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Abduction from the Seraglio The Abduction from the Seraglio Also known as: Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384
        Overture - Concert ending by Johann André
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Serenade to Music
        • Victor Godfrey bass
        • Pamela Bowden mezzo-soprano
        • Elizabeth Harwood soprano
        • Alfred Hallett tenor
        • BBC Singers
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Oboe Concerto in D major
        • Leon Goossens oboe
      • Nikolai Yakovlevich Myaskovsky 1881–1950
      • Symphony No. 21 in F sharp minor, Op 51
        Proms premiere
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Prelude and Fugue
        Proms premiere
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Enigma Variations Enigma Variations Also known as: Enigma Variations, Op 36
      • Victor Godfrey bass
      • Pamela Bowden mezzo-soprano
      • Elizabeth Harwood soprano
      • Alfred Hallett tenor
      • BBC Singers
      • Leon Goossens oboe
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 28 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 06
      • 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
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Aria with recitative 'Misero! o sogno...Aura che intorni spiri', K 431
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Charles Craig tenor
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • 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
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Elisabeth Lutyens 1906–1983
      • Symphonies, Op 46
        World premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Katharina Wolpe piano
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Chorale Prelude 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme', BWV 645
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Le Huray organ
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Prelude and Fugue on the name BACH, S 260
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Le Huray organ
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Charles Craig tenor
      • John Carewe Conductor
      • Katharina Wolpe piano
      • Peter Le Huray organ

  • Sat 29 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 07
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Pulcinella Suite
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Pietro Mascagni 1863–1945
      • Cavalleria rusticana
        Aria 'Voi lo sapete'
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Marina Gabarain soprano
      • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • Scheherazade Scheherazade Also known as: Scheherazade, Op 35
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka 1804–1857
      • Valse-Fantasie in B minor
        - performed in edition 'revised and corrected' by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov Proms premiere
        • Sir Charles Mackerras Conductor
      • Manuel de Falla 1876–1946
      • El amor brujo
        Proms premiere
        • Sir Charles Mackerras Conductor
        • Marina Gabarain soprano
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Marina Gabarain soprano
      • Sir Charles Mackerras Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Mon 31 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 08
      • Carl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Der Freischütz
        Overture
      • Paul Hindemith 1895–1963
      • Das Marienleben, Op 23
        No. 1 Geburt Mariä Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • No. 4 Argwohn Josephs Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • No. 7 Geburt Christi Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • No. 8 Rast auf der Flucht nach Žgypten Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • No. 10 Vor der Passion Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • No. 15 Vom Tode Mariä III Proms premiere
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • 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
        • Valerie Tryon piano
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Symphony No 7 in D minor Symphony No 7 in D minor Also known as: Symphony No 7 in D minor, Op 70
      • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • Valerie Tryon piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Tue 1 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 09
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • La clemenza di Tito, K 621
        Overture
      • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Choral Fantasy Choral Fantasy Also known as: Choral Fantasy, Op 80
        • Edith Vogel piano
        • BBC Singers
      • Michael Tippett 1905–1998
      • Concerto for Double String Orchestra
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Symphony No. 5 in D major, 'Reformation'
        Proms premiere
      • Edith Vogel piano
      • BBC Singers
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Wed 2 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 10
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 1, Op 138
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 77
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Elise Cserfalvi violin
      • Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Sir Arthur Bliss 1891–1975
      • A Colour Symphony
        • Sir Arthur Bliss Conductor
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Elise Cserfalvi violin
      • Sir Arthur Bliss Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • London Symphony Orchestra

  • Thu 3 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 11
      • Alexander Borodin 1833–1887
      • Prince Igor
        Overture
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • 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
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Oedipus rex
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Raimund Herincx Messenger
        • Raimund Herincx Creon
        • Donald Wolfit speaker
        • Ronald Dowd Oedipus
        • Patricia Johnson Jocasta
        • Roger Stalman Tirésias
        • Alberto Remedios Shepherd
        • 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)
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Raimund Herincx Messenger, Creon
      • Donald Wolfit speaker
      • Ronald Dowd Oedipus
      • Patricia Johnson Jocasta
      • Roger Stalman Tirésias
      • Alberto Remedios Shepherd
      • 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)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 4 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 12
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 93 in D major
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • 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
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Maria Donska piano
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Les Noces
        Proms premiere
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Dame Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • John Cameron bass
        • Malcolm Binns piano
        • Kyra Vayne soprano
        • Patricia Carroll piano
        • Geneviève Joy piano
        • Thomas Rajna piano
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra (members)
        • BBC Singers
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Maria Donska piano
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Dame Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • John Mitchinson tenor
      • John Cameron bass
      • Malcolm Binns piano
      • Kyra Vayne soprano
      • Patricia Carroll piano
      • Geneviève Joy piano
      • Thomas Rajna piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra (members)
      • BBC Singers

  • Sat 5 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 13
      • Bedrich Smetana 1824–1884
      • The Bartered Bride
        Overture
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No 88 in G major Symphony No 88 in G major Also known as: Symphony No 88 in G major, Hob I:88
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
        • Peter Katin piano
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • Otello
        Ballàbili Act 3 Proms premiere
      • Constant Lambert 1905–1951
      • The Rio Grande
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Joyce Hedges piano
        • BBC Singers
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
      • Peter Katin piano
      • Jean Allister contralto
      • Joyce Hedges piano
      • BBC Singers
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 7 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 14
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • Semiramide
        Overture
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 100 in G major 'Military'
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 35
        • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • Emmanuel Chabrier 1841–1894
      • Joyeuse marche
      • Frederick Delius 1862–1934
      • A Village Romeo and Juliet
        The Walk to the Paradise Garden
      • Camille Saint‐Saëns 1835–1921
      • Introduction et rondo capriccioso, Op 28
        • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Academic Festival Overture Academic Festival Overture Also known as: Academic Festival Overture, Op 80
      • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Tue 8 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 15
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 67 in F major
        Proms premiere
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Shéhérazade Overture
        • Irma Kolassi mezzo-soprano
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor
        • Manoug Parikian violin
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • The Rite of Spring The Rite of Spring Also known as: Le Sacre du printemps
      • Irma Kolassi mezzo-soprano
      • Manoug Parikian violin
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Wed 9 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 16
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Masonic Funeral Music Masonic Funeral Music Also known as: Maurerische Trauermusik, K 477
      • Aaron Copland 1900–1990
      • Statements
        Proms premiere
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished'
      • Anton Bruckner 1824–1896
      • Symphony No 7 in E major
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Thu 10 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 17
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Concerto grosso in B flat major, HWV 312, Op. 3 No. 1
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Requiem in D minor (compl. Süssmayr) Requiem in D minor (compl. Süssmayr) Also known as: Requiem, K 626 (Süssmayr completion)
        Proms premiere
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Michael Langdon bass
        • William McAlpine tenor
        • Teresa Stich-Randall soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Wembley Philharmonic Society
        • Harrow Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • 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
      • Norma Procter contralto
      • Michael Langdon bass
      • William McAlpine tenor
      • Teresa Stich-Randall soprano
      • BBC Singers
      • Wembley Philharmonic Society
      • Harrow Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 11 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 18
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • The Creatures of Prometheus The Creatures of Prometheus Also known as: The Creatures of Prometheus, Op 43
        No. 18 Finale: Allegretto - Allegro molto - Presto Act 2 No. 13
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Symphony No. 1 in C major
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 61
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Première rapsodie
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
        • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Gaspard de la Nuit (orch. Eugene III Goossens)
        No. 2 Le gibet UK premiere
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • Albert Roussel 1869–1937
      • Symphony No. 3 in G minor, Op 42
        Proms premiere
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Henryk Szeryng violin
      • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 12 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 19
      • Sir Arthur Sullivan 1842–1900
      • The Yeomen of the Guard
        Overture
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Is life a boon? Act 1 No. 7
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When maiden loves Act 1 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Were I thy bride Act 1 No. 13
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • 'Tis done! I am a bride Act 1 No. 12
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Free from his fetters grim Act 2 No. 4
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Patience
        The Soldiers of our Queen Act 1 No. 3 Proms premiere
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When I first put this uniform on Act 1 No. 5 Proms premiere
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Turn, oh turn in this direction Act 2 No. 3 Proms premiere
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • A magnet hung in a hardware shop Act 2 No. 4 Proms premiere
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Love is a plaintive song Act 2 No. 5 Proms premiere
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        When a felon's not engaged in his employment Act 2 No. 10 - Excerpts Act 1 No 7 and Act 2 No 3 are Proms premieres
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        Oh! Is there not one maiden breast? Act 1 No. 7 - Excerpts Act 1 No 7 and Act 2 No 3 are Proms premieres
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        Poor wand'ring one Act 1 No. 8 - Excerpts Act 1 No 7 and Act 2 No 3 are Proms premieres
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        When the foeman bares his steel Act 2 No. 3 - Excerpts Act 1 No 7 and Act 2 No 3 are Proms premieres
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The Mikado
        Three little maids from school Act 1 No. 7
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • The sun whose rays are all ablaze Act 2 No. 2
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Comes a train of little ladies Act 1 No. 6
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Braid the raven hair Act 2 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • A wand'ring minstrel I Act 1 No. 2
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Iolanthe
        When all night long a chap remains [The Sentry's song] Act 2 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Loudly let the trumpet bray [Entrance and March of the Peers] Act 1 No. 6
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When Britain really rul'd the waves Act 2 No. 3
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Ruddigore
        When the night wind howls Act 2 No. 5 Proms premiere
      • The Gondoliers
        List and Learn Act 1 No. 1
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Take a pair of sparkling eyes Act 2 No. 3
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Dance a Cachucha Act 2 No. 5
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • When a merry maiden marries Act 1 No. 9a
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Maude Baker contralto
        • Elsie Morison soprano
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Owen Brannigan bass
      • Maude Baker contralto
      • Elsie Morison soprano
      • Richard Lewis tenor
      • Josephine Veasey mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Singers
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • John Cameron baritone
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • John Cameron baritone

  • Mon 14 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 20
      • Paul Dukas 1865–1935
      • La Péri
        Fanfare pour précéder La Péri Proms premiere
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Images
        Proms premiere
      • Maurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Piano Concerto in G major
        • Yvonne Lefébure piano
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Symphonie fantastique Symphonie fantastique Also known as: Symphonie fantastique, Op 14
      • Yvonne Lefébure piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Tue 15 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 21
      • Giovanni Gabrieli 1554–1612
      • Canzoni e sonate (from Sacrae symphoniae, libro primo)
        No. 3 Canzon septimi toni a 8 (No. 2) Proms premiere
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • No. 5 Canzon duodecimi toni a 8 Proms premiere
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Cantata Academica, Op 62
        Proms premiere
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Alexander Young tenor
        • Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • BBC Singers
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Ständchen, D 920b (version with female chorus)
        Proms premiere
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Ernest Lush piano
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Thomas Tallis 1505–1585
      • Spem in alium
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 2 in D major
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Norma Procter contralto
      • Alexander Young tenor
      • Jennifer Vyvyan soprano
      • Owen Brannigan bass
      • BBC Singers
      • Ernest Lush piano
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • George Malcolm Conductor
      • George Malcolm Conductor

  • Wed 16 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 22
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • La forza del destino
        Overture Proms premiere
      • Max Bruch 1838–1920
      • Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor Also known as: Violin Concerto No 1 in G minor, Op 26
        • Ralph Holmes violin
      • Anthony Milner 1925–2002
      • Divertimento, Op 18
        World premiere
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Nocturnes
        No. 2 Fêtes
      • No. 1 Nuages
      • 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
      • Ralph Holmes 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)

  • Thu 17 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 23
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No 35 in D major, 'Haffner' Symphony No 35 in D major, 'Haffner' Also known as: Symphony No 35 in D major, 'Haffner', K 385
      • Gustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Rückert-Lieder
        No. 2 Ich atmet' einen linden Duft Proms premiere of complete work
        • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • No. 1 Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder Proms premiere of complete work
        • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • No. 3 Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen Proms premiere of complete work
        • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • No. 5 Liebst du um Schönheit Proms premiere of complete work
        • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • No. 4 Um Mitternacht Proms premiere of complete work
        • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Piano Concerto in A minor
        • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian' Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian' Also known as: Symphony No 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian', Op 17
      • Maureen Forrester contralto
      • Phyllis Sellick piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Fri 18 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 24
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Coriolan' Overture 'Coriolan' Also known as: Overture 'Coriolan', Op 62
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Romance in G major, Op 40
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Tibor Varga violin
      • Symphony No. 7 in A major Symphony No. 7 in A major Also known as: Symphony No 7 in A major
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Arnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • Violin Concerto
        Proms premiere
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
        • Tibor Varga violin
      • Claude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Marche écossaise sur un thème populaire
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • La mer La mer Also known as: La Mer
        • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Tibor Varga violin
      • Sir Eugene Goossens Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 19 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 25
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Overture in D major 'In the Italian Style', D 590
      • Giuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • La traviata
        Recitative & aria 'È strano! è strano!...Ah! fors' è lui' Act 1
        • Carmen Prietto soprano
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World'
      • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Rhapsody for Violin No. 1, Sz 87
        Proms premiere
        • Erich Gruenberg violin
      • Manuel de Falla 1876–1946
      • 7 Canciones populares españolas (arr. unknown)
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • Carmen Prietto soprano
      • Paul Dukas 1865–1935
      • The Sorcerer's Apprentice The Sorcerer's Apprentice Also known as: L'Apprenti sorcier
      • Carmen Prietto soprano
      • Erich Gruenberg violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Mon 21 Aug

    • 19:00 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 26
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Don Giovanni
        Proms premiere
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • John Pritchard harpsichord/director
      • Geraint Evans Leporello
      • Richard Lewis Don Ottavio
      • Michael Langdon Commendatore
      • Gerda Scheyrer Donna Anna
      • György Melis Don Giovanni
      • Ilva Ligabue Donna Elvira
      • Mirella Freni Zerlina
      • Leonardo Monreale Masetto
      • Glyndebourne Chorus (formerly Glyndebourne Festival Chorus)

  • Tue 22 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 27
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • The Creation The Creation Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob XXI:2
        No. 1 Prelude 'Die Vorstellung des Chaos'
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No. 38 in D major 'Prague', K 504
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • 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
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Paul Baumgartner piano
      • Anton Bruckner 1824–1896
      • Mass No. 2 in E minor
        Proms premiere
        • Reginald Goodall Conductor
        • BBC Singers
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Paul Baumgartner piano
      • Reginald Goodall Conductor
      • BBC Singers
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Wed 23 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 28
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
      • Violin Concerto
        • Alan Loveday violin
      • Gustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Planets The Planets Also known as: The Planets, Op 32
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Alan Loveday violin
      • 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

  • Thu 24 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 29
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Serenade in E minor, Op 20
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • 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
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Edith Vogel piano
      • Alexander Goehr b.1932
      • Hecuba's Lament, Op 12
        World premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
      • 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
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Edith Vogel piano
      • John Carewe Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Fri 25 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 30
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • King Stephen King Stephen Also known as: König Stephan, Op 117
        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
        • Denis Matthews piano
      • Symphony No 5 in C minor Symphony No 5 in C minor Also known as: Symphony No 5 in C minor, Op 67
      • Arnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • Piano Concerto
        • Katharina Wolpe piano
      • 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
      • Denis Matthews piano
      • Katharina Wolpe piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 26 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 31
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Overture 'The Hebrides' Overture 'The Hebrides' Also known as: Overture 'The Hebrides', Op 26
      • Carl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Oberon, J306
        No. 13 Aria 'Ocean, thou mighty monster' Act 2
        • Nell Rankin soprano
      • Zoltán Kodály 1882–1967
      • Dances of Galánta
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • 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
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • The Age of Gold - suite
        No. 3 Polka
      • No. 4 Danse
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Horn Concerto No. 3 in E flat major, K447
        - cadenzas by Barry Tuckwell
        • Barry Tuckwell horn
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Petrushka (1947 version)
        Shrovetide Fair
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • In Petrushka's Cell
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • Shrovetide Fair towards Evening (alternative concert ending)
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • Russian Dance
        • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • Nell Rankin soprano
      • Shura Cherkassky piano
      • Barry Tuckwell horn
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Bryan Balkwill Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Bryan Balkwill Conductor

  • Mon 28 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 32
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • L' enfance du Christ, Op 25
        La fuite en Egypte Proms premiere
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Missa solemnis Missa solemnis Also known as: Missa solemnis, Op 123
        • David Ward bass
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Erna Spoorenberg soprano
      • David Ward bass
      • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • Erna Spoorenberg soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Rowland Jones tenor
      • 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
      • Rowland Jones tenor
      • 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)

  • Tue 29 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 33
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Orchestral Suite No 3 in D major Orchestral Suite No 3 in D major Also known as: Orchestral Suite No 3 in D major, BWV 1068
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • 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
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Anton Webern 1883–1945
      • Five Pieces, Op 10
        Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • New Music Ensemble
      • Pierre Boulez 1925–2016
      • Pli selon pli
        No. 3 Improvisation sur Mallarmé II Proms premiere
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • New Music Ensemble
      • Anton Webern 1883–1945
      • Five Pieces, Op 10
        - repeat performance
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • New Music Ensemble
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Organ Concerto in D minor
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • John Carewe Conductor
        • Charles Spinks organ
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • John Carewe Conductor
      • New Music Ensemble
      • Heather Harper soprano
      • Charles Spinks organ

  • Wed 30 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 34
      • Franz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Alfonso und Estrella
        Overture
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Cello Concerto in B minor Cello Concerto in B minor Also known as: Cello Concerto in B minor, Op 104
        • André Navarra cello
      • William Walton 1902–1983
      • Symphony No. 2
        Proms premiere
      • Richard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Siegfried Idyll
      • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg The Mastersingers of Nuremberg Also known as: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg
        No. 1 Prelude Act 1
      • André Navarra cello
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Thu 31 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 35
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'The Consecration of the House', Op 124 Overture 'The Consecration of the House', Op 124 Also known as: Overture 'Die Weihe des Hauses', Op 124
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Tristia, Op 18
        No. 2 La mort d'Ophélie Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Sara la baigneuse, Op 11
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers
      • Igor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Symphony in Three Movements
      • 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
        • Gervase de Peyer clarinet
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Symphonic Variations, Op 78
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • BBC Singers
      • Gervase de Peyer clarinet
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Fri 1 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 36
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No 2 Overture 'Leonore' No 2 Also known as: Overture 'Leonore' No 2, Op 72a
      • Concerto for violin, cello and piano in C major, 'Triple Concerto' Concerto for violin, cello and piano in C major, 'Triple Concerto' Also known as: Concerto for violin, cello and piano in C major, 'Triple Concerto', Op 56
        • Trio di Trieste
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Flos campi
        • Patrick Ireland viola
        • BBC Singers
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • The Oceanides, Op 73
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 95 in C minor
        Proms premiere
      • Trio di Trieste
      • Patrick Ireland viola
      • BBC Singers
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Sat 2 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 37
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Benvenuto Cellini, Op 23
        Overture
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • César Franck 1822–1890
      • Psyché (orchestral version)
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • 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
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Scherzo capriccioso, Op 66
        • George Hurst Conductor
      • Malcolm Arnold 1921–2006
      • Oboe Concerto No. 1
        Proms premiere
        • George Hurst Conductor
        • Evelyn Rothwell oboe
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Two Episodes from Lenau's Faust, S 110
        No. 2 Der Tanz in der Dorfschenke
        • George Hurst Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Benno Moiseiwitsch piano
      • George Hurst Conductor
      • Evelyn Rothwell oboe
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Mon 4 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 38
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Beatrice and Benedict – overture Beatrice and Benedict – overture Also known as: Béatrice et Bénédict – overture
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Violin Concerto No. 4 in D major, K218
        - cadenza by Joachim
        • Tessa Robbins violin
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 8 in D minor
      • Gustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Kindertotenlieder
        Proms premiere
        • Aafje Heynis mezzo-soprano
      • Franz Berwald 1796–1868
      • Symphony No. 3 'Sinfonie Singulière'
        Proms premiere
      • Tessa Robbins violin
      • Aafje Heynis mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 5 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 39
      • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Manfred, Op 115
        Overture
      • Hector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Requiem (Grande messe des morts) Requiem (Grande messe des morts) Also known as: Grande messe des morts, Op 5
        • Richard Lewis tenor
        • BBC Singers
        • Croydon Philharmonic Society
        • Wembley Philharmonic Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Richard Lewis tenor
      • BBC Singers
      • Croydon Philharmonic Society
      • Wembley Philharmonic Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Wed 6 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 40
      • Ferruccio Busoni 1866–1924
      • Lustspielouvertüre, K245, Op 38
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • Sir Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat major
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • Sir Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Sir Clifford Curzon 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
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • Sir Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Arnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • De profundis, Op 50b
        • Graham Treacher Conductor
        • BBC Singers
        • London New Music Singers
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Three Keyboards in D minor, BWV 1063
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • Sir Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Eileen Broster piano
        • Carlina Carr piano
        • Bronwen Jones piano
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Sir Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Sir Clifford Curzon piano
      • Graham Treacher Conductor
      • BBC Singers
      • London New Music Singers
      • Eileen Broster piano
      • Carlina Carr piano
      • Bronwen Jones piano

  • Thu 7 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 41
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Three Keyboards in C major, BWV 1064
        • Malcolm Binns piano
        • Philip Challis piano
        • Keith Sellors piano
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No 6 in D minor Symphony No 6 in D minor Also known as: Symphony No 6 in D minor, Op 104
      • Dmitri Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Cello Concerto No 1 in E flat major Cello Concerto No 1 in E flat major Also known as: Cello Concerto No 1 in E flat major, Op 107
        Proms premiere
        • Paul Tortelier cello
      • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No 3 in F major Symphony No 3 in F major Also known as: Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90
      • Malcolm Binns piano
      • Philip Challis piano
      • Keith Sellors piano
      • Paul Tortelier cello
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Basil Cameron Conductor

  • Fri 8 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 42
      • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No 8 in F major Symphony No 8 in F major Also known as: Symphony No 8 in F major, Op 93
      • 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
        • Dame Myra Hess piano
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048
      • Malcolm Williamson 1931–2003
      • Organ Concerto
        World premiere
        • Malcolm Williamson organ
      • 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
      • Dame Myra Hess piano
      • Malcolm Williamson organ
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor

  • Sat 9 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 43
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Marriage of Figaro The Marriage of Figaro Also known as: Le nozze di Figaro, K492
        Overture
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Serenade in E major, Op 22
      • 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
        • Philippe Entremont piano
      • Iain Hamilton 1922–2000
      • Écossaise
        Proms premiere
      • Édouard Lalo 1823–1892
      • Symphonie espagnole, Op 21
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Marche slave, Op 31
      • Philippe Entremont piano
      • Alfredo Campoli violin
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor

  • Mon 11 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 44
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Concerto Grosso in D minor, HWV 328, Op. 6, No. 10
      • Fryderyk Chopin 1810–1849
      • Variations in B flat major on 'Là ci darem la mano', Op 2
        Proms premiere
        • Colin Horsley piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • 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
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Four Last Songs Four Last Songs Also known as: Vier Letzte Lieder
        • Sena Jurinac soprano
      • Antonin Dvorak 1841–1904
      • Overture 'Carnival'
      • Colin Horsley piano
      • Sena Jurinac soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Tue 12 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 45
      • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Pohjola's Daughter
      • Alan Rawsthorne 1905–1971
      • Piano Concerto No. 1
        • Dame Moura Lympany piano
      • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 6 in E minor
      • Sergei Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Piano Concerto No 1 in D flat major Piano Concerto No 1 in D flat major Also known as: Piano Concerto No 1 in D flat major, Op 10
        • Dame Moura Lympany piano
      • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Fantasy Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'
      • Dame Moura Lympany piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Sargent Conductor

  • Wed 13 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 46
      • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Idomeneo, rè di Creta, K 366
        Overture
      • Alban Berg 1885–1935
      • Three Fragments from 'Wozzeck'
        • Marie Collier soprano
      • Johann Sebastian Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
        • Winifred Roberts violin
        • Nona Liddell violin
      • Franz Liszt 1811–1886
      • Symphonic Poem No. 2 'Tasso: lamento e trionfo', S 96
      • 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
      • Marie Collier soprano
      • Winifred Roberts violin
      • Nona Liddell violin
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor

  • Thu 14 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 47
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 91 in E flat major
        Proms premiere
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Michael Tippett 1905–1998
      • The Midsummer Marriage
        Aria 'Who hopes to conjure with the world of dreams' Act 3
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Dame Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Violin Concerto in E minor Violin Concerto in E minor Also known as: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op 64
        • London Symphony Orchestra
        • Bronislaw Gimpel violin
      • Sir Arnold Bax 1883–1953
      • Mater ora Filium
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers
      • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Symphony No 2 in C major Symphony No 2 in C major Also known as: Symphony No 2 in C major, Op 61
        Proms premiere
        • London Symphony Orchestra
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Dame Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Bronislaw Gimpel violin
      • BBC Singers
      • Meredith Davies Conductor
      • Meredith Davies Conductor

  • Fri 15 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 48
      • George Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Ezio, HWV 29
        Overture Proms premiere
        • Bernard Keeffe Conductor
      • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 297b (version for oboe, clarinet, bassoon and horn )
        • Bernard Keeffe Conductor
        • Janet Craxton oboe
        • Douglas Moore horn
        • Colin Bradbury clarinet
        • Geoffrey Gambold bassoon
      • 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
        • Elizabeth Simon soprano
        • Marjorie Thomas contralto
        • Donald Bell bass-baritone
        • Ronald Dowd tenor
        • BBC Singers
        • Royal Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • Bernard Keeffe Conductor
      • Janet Craxton oboe
      • Douglas Moore horn
      • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • Geoffrey Gambold bassoon
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Elizabeth Simon soprano
      • Marjorie Thomas contralto
      • Donald Bell bass-baritone
      • Ronald Dowd tenor
      • BBC Singers
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 16 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 49 - Last Night of the Proms 1961
      • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
      • The Barber of Seville – overture
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Roberto Gerhard 1896–1970
      • The Duenna
        What bard, O Time, discover Act 2 Scene 2 Proms premiere
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Marie Collier soprano
      • So speed you well Act 1 Scene 3 Proms premiere
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Marie Collier soprano
      • Edvard Grieg 1843–1907
      • Piano Concerto in A minor Piano Concerto in A minor Also known as: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op 16
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
        • Gina Bachauer piano
      • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 102 in B flat major
        • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D major, 'Land of Hope and Glory'
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Gustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Perfect Fool, Op 39
        Ballet music
        • 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. 3 The Saucy Arethusa
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 4 Tom Bowling
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Thomas Arne 1710–1778
      • Rule, Britannia!
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
        • Constance Shacklock mezzo-soprano
      • Hubert Parry 1848–1918
      • Jerusalem (orch. Elgar) Jerusalem (orch. Elgar) Also known as: Jerusalem (orch. Edward Elgar)
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Unknown
      • National Anthem
        • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Sir Malcolm Sargent Conductor
      • Basil Cameron Conductor
      • Marie Collier soprano
      • Gina Bachauer piano
      • Constance Shacklock mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra