• Fri 19 Jul 1968

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1968 - Malcolm Sargent Memorial Concert
      • Anonymous
      • National Anthem
      • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Serenade to Music
        • Ian Partridge tenor
        • Alfreda Hodgson contralto
        • Richard Angas bass
        • Elizabeth Tippett soprano
        • John Elwes tenor
        • Meriel Dickinson mezzo-soprano
        • Maureen Guy mezzo-soprano
        • Bernard Dickerson tenor
        • Caroline Crawshaw soprano
        • Janet Price soprano
        • Vivien Townley soprano
        • Gloria Jennings mezzo-soprano
        • John Barrow baritone
        • Neil Howlett baritone
        • Wynford Evans tenor
        • David Read bass
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Viola Concerto Concerto for Viola
        • Peter Schidlof viola
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Symphony No. 2 in E flat major Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op 63
      • Ian Partridge tenor
      • Alfreda Hodgson contralto
      • Richard Angas bass
      • Elizabeth Tippett soprano
      • John Elwes tenor
      • Meriel Dickinson mezzo-soprano
      • Maureen Guy mezzo-soprano
      • Bernard Dickerson tenor
      • Caroline Crawshaw soprano
      • Janet Price soprano
      • Vivien Townley soprano
      • Gloria Jennings mezzo-soprano
      • John Barrow baritone
      • Neil Howlett baritone
      • Wynford Evans tenor
      • David Read bass
      • Peter Schidlof viola
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Sat 20 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 02
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Benvenuto Cellini, Op 23
        Overture
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
        • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Scherzo capriccioso, Op 66
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • The Nutcracker, Suite, Op 71a
      • PoulencFrancis Poulenc 1899–1963
      • Concerto for Piano
        Proms premiere
        • Nerine Barrett piano
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Petrushka (1947 version)
        Shrovetide Fair
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • In Petrushka's Cell
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Shrovetide Fair towards Evening, and Death of Petrushka
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Russian Dance
        • Ernest Lush piano
      • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • Nerine Barrett piano
      • Ernest Lush piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Sun 21 Jul

    • 17:00 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 03
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • St Matthew Passion St Matthew Passion, BWV 244
        Proms premiere
      • Karl Richter Conductor
      • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Elly Ameling soprano
      • Alan Harverson organ
      • John Shirley-Quirk Christus
      • Hubert Dawkes organ
      • Peter Schreier Evangelist
      • Keith Engen bass
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • English Chamber Orchestra
      • Wandsworth School Boys' Choir

  • Mon 22 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 04
      • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Symphony No. 1 in B flat major 'Spring', Op 38
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Nocturnes
        • Ambrosian Singers (women's voices)
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral' Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68
      • Ambrosian Singers (women's voices)
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Tue 23 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 05
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Rhapsodie, Op 53
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Yvonne Minton contralto
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • Violin Concerto in D major
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Nell Gotkovsky violin
      • Piano Quintet in F minor
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Frankl piano
        • Allegri Quartet
      • Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Yvonne Minton contralto
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • Nell Gotkovsky violin
      • Peter Frankl piano
      • Allegri Quartet

  • Wed 24 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 06
      • CavalliFrancesco Cavalli 1602–1676
      • L' Ormindo
        Proms premiere
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Raymond Leppard Conductor
      • Jean Allister Melide
      • Hugues Cuénod Erice
      • John Wakefield Ormindo
      • Anne Howells Erisbe
      • Hanneke Bork Sicle
      • Isabel Garcisanz Nerillo
      • Jane Berbié Mirinda
      • Peter-Christoph Runge Amida
      • Richard Allan Osmando
      • Federico Davià Ariadeno
      • Martin Isepp harpsichord
      • Jonathan Hinden harpsichord
      • Courtney Kenny organ

  • Thu 25 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 07
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D 714
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Concerto for Violin in D major, Op 61
        - Arthur Grumiaux was indisposed. Details of his replacemnent has not yet been found in the records.
        • Anonymous violin
      • SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
      • Die Jakobsleiter
        Proms premiere
        • Gerald English One who protests
        • Robert Tear One who is called
        • Ilse Hollweg One who is dying
        • Otakar Kraus One who wrestles
        • Francis Egerton Monk
        • Günther (Günter) Reich Gabriel
        • Neil Howlett One who is chosen
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • Anonymous violin
      • Gerald English One who protests
      • Robert Tear One who is called
      • Ilse Hollweg One who is dying
      • Otakar Kraus One who wrestles
      • Francis Egerton Monk
      • Günther (Günter) Reich Gabriel
      • Neil Howlett One who is chosen
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Edward Downes Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Edward Downes Conductor

  • Fri 26 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 08
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 102 in B flat major
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Piano Concerto No. 24 in C minor, K491 Concerto for Piano No. 24 in C minor, K491
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Jean-Rodolphe Kars piano
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • TippettMichael Tippett 1905–1998
      • Symphony No. 2
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 546
        Proms premiere
        • Lionel Rogg organ
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Jean-Rodolphe Kars piano
      • Lionel Rogg organ

  • Sat 27 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 09
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Overture 'Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt', Op 27
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Concerto for Horn No. 3 in E flat major, K 447
        • Alan Civil horn
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • 'Enigma' Variations
      • Bizet 1838–1875
      • Jeux d'enfants (orchestral version)
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
        • Peter Katin piano
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Ebony Concerto
        Proms premiere
        • Jack Brymer clarinet
      • ChabrierEmmanuel Chabrier 1841–1894
      • España
      • Alan Civil horn
      • Peter Katin piano
      • Jack Brymer clarinet
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Mon 29 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 10
      • VerdiGiuseppe Verdi 1813–1901
      • Don Carlos
        Proms premiere
      • Georg Solti Conductor
      • David Ward King Philip II
      • Peter Glossop Rodrigo
      • John Dobson Count of Lerma
      • Glynne Thomas Royal Herald
      • David Kelly Friar
      • Vivien Townley Tebaldo
      • Felicia Weathers Elisabeth de Valois
      • Shirley Verrett Princess Eboli
      • Carlo Cossutta Don Carlos
      • Maria Pellegrini Voice from Heaven
      • Giovanni Fojani Grand Inquisitor
      • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
      • Royal Opera Chorus

  • Tue 30 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 11
      • ByrdWilliam Byrd 1540–1623
      • Sing joyfully unto God our strength
        • Martindale Sidwell Conductor
        • Martindale Sidwell Choir
      • Ne irascaris, Domine
        Proms premiere
        • Martindale Sidwell Conductor
        • Martindale Sidwell Choir
      • Laudibus in sanctis
        Proms premiere
        • Martindale Sidwell Conductor
        • Martindale Sidwell Choir
      • Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
      • Symphony No. 5 in D major
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
      • The Planets
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)
      • Martindale Sidwell Conductor
      • Martindale Sidwell Choir
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (women's voices)

  • Wed 31 Jul

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 12
      • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
      • Symphony No. 1 in G minor, FS16, Op 7
        Proms premiere
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op 64
        • Philip Hirschhorn violin
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 1 in C minor
      • Philip Hirschhorn violin
      • Edward Downes Conductor
      • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
      • Edward Downes Conductor
      • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

  • Thu 1 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 13
      • VarèseEdgard Varèse 1883–1965
      • Arcana
        Proms premiere
      • Ionisation
        Proms premiere
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Le roi des étoiles
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
        • John Alldis Choir (men's voices)
      • Requiem Canticles
        Proms premiere
        • Yvonne Minton contralto
        • Günther (Günter) Reich baritone
        • John Alldis Choir
      • The Rite of Spring (Le sacre du printemps)
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus) (men's voices)
      • John Alldis Choir (men's voices)
      • Yvonne Minton contralto
      • Günther (Günter) Reich baritone
      • John Alldis Choir
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Pierre Boulez Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Pierre Boulez Conductor

  • Fri 2 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 14
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Overture 'Leonore' No. 2, Op 72a
      • MahlerGustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Rückert-Lieder
        No. 2 Ich atmet' einen linden Duft
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • No. 1 Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • No. 3 Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • No. 5 Liebst du um Schönheit
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • No. 4 Um Mitternacht
        • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No. 4 in A minor Symphony No. 4 in A minor, Op 63
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Symphony No. 7 in D minor Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op 70
      • Janet Baker mezzo-soprano
      • Alexander Gibson Conductor
      • Royal Scottish National Orchestra (pre-1950, Scottish Orchestra; 1950-91, Scottish National Orchestra)
      • Alexander Gibson Conductor
      • Royal Scottish National Orchestra (pre-1950, Scottish Orchestra; 1950-91, Scottish National Orchestra)

  • Sat 3 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 15
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Overture 'Froissart', Op 19
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Concerto for Flute in G major, K 313
        • Douglas Whittaker flute
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche
      • ArnoldMalcolm Arnold 1921–2006
      • Overture 'Peterloo' Overture 'Peterloo', Op. 97
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor Concerto for Piano No. 2 in C minor, Op 18
        • John Barstow piano
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
      • Douglas Whittaker flute
      • John Barstow piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Arnold Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Malcolm Arnold Conductor

  • Mon 5 Aug

    • 19:00 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 16
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Die Entführung aus dem Serail Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K384
        Proms premiere
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • Margaret Price Constanze
      • Otakar Kraus Selim
      • Paolo Montarsolo Osmin
      • Birgit Nordin Blonde
      • Richard Vrooman Belmonte
      • Karl-Ernst Mercker Pedrillo
      • Glyndebourne Chorus (formerly Glyndebourne Festival Chorus)

  • Tue 6 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 17
      • CouperinF Couperin 1668–1733
      • Pieces d'orgue: Messe propre pour les couvents de religieux et religieuses
        Premier Kyrie (plein jeu) Proms premiere
        • Danièle Gullo organ
      • Christe (récit de chromhorne) Proms premiere
        • Danièle Gullo organ
      • Domine Deus, Agnus Dei (chromhorne en taille) Proms premiere
        • Danièle Gullo organ
      • Offertoire sur les grands jeux Proms premiere
        • Danièle Gullo organ
      • MessiaenOlivier Messiaen 1908–1992
      • Cinq rechants
        • John Alldis Conductor
        • John Alldis Choir
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • L' enfance du Christ, Op 25
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Yvonne Minton Mary
        • Thomas Hemsley Joseph
        • Thomas Hemsley Polydorus
        • Alexander Young narrator
        • Alexander Young Centurion
        • John Shirley-Quirk Herod
        • Sidonie Goossens harp
        • David Butt flute
        • Robin Chapman flute
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Danièle Gullo organ
      • John Alldis Conductor
      • John Alldis Choir
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Yvonne Minton Mary
      • Thomas Hemsley Joseph, Polydorus
      • Alexander Young narrator, Centurion
      • John Shirley-Quirk Herod
      • Sidonie Goossens harp
      • David Butt flute
      • Robin Chapman flute
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)

  • Wed 7 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 18
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Egmont, Op 84
        No. 1 Overture
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
        • Charles Rosen piano
      • MahlerGustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
        • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • WeillKurt Weill 1900–1950
      • Symphony No. 2
        First UK concert performance
      • Charles Rosen piano
      • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Gary Bertini Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Gary Bertini Conductor

  • Thu 8 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 19
      • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Manfred, Op 115
        Overture
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
        • Clifford Curzon piano
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Spring Symphony
        • London Philharmonic Choir
        • Norma Procter contralto
        • Elly Ameling soprano
        • Alexander Young tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Clifford Curzon piano
      • London Philharmonic Choir
      • Norma Procter contralto
      • Elly Ameling soprano
      • Alexander Young tenor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Bernard Haitink Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Bernard Haitink Conductor

  • Fri 9 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 20
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 5 in B flat major Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
        • Vladimir Orloff cello
      • Bax 1883–1953
      • Oboe Quintet (arr. John Barbirolli)
        Proms premiere
        • Evelyn Rothwell oboe
      • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
      • Symphony No. 5 in E flat major, Op 82
      • Vladimir Orloff cello
      • Evelyn Rothwell oboe
      • John Barbirolli Conductor
      • Hallé (pre-2003, Hallé Orchestra)
      • John Barbirolli Conductor
      • Hallé (pre-2003, Hallé Orchestra)

  • Sat 10 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 21 - Viennese Music
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No. 36 in C major 'Linz', K 425
      • Concerto for Violin No. 3 in G major, K 216
        • György Pauk violin
      • Johann II Strauss 1825–1899
      • Der Zigeunerbaron
        Overture
      • Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op 325
      • Annen-Polka, Op 117
      • Perpetuum mobile, Op 257
      • Rosen aus dem Süden - waltz, Op 388
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Der Rosenkavalier, Suite (arrangement attributed to Artur Rodzińsky)
      • György Pauk violin
      • John Barbirolli Conductor
      • Hallé (pre-2003, Hallé Orchestra)
      • John Barbirolli Conductor
      • Hallé (pre-2003, Hallé Orchestra)

  • Mon 12 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 22
      • Thea Musgrave b.1928
      • Concerto for Orchestra
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • TavenerJohn Tavener 1944–2013
      • In Alium
        World premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • David Atherton Conductor
        • June Barton soprano
        • Anonymous sound projection
      • BanksDon Banks 1923–1980
      • Concerto for Violin
        World premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Norman Del Mar Conductor
        • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • TavenerJohn Tavener 1944–2013
      • In Alium
        - A ballot of the audience, choosing from the first three items played at this concert, selected Tavener's work to be repeated.
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • David Atherton Conductor
        • June Barton soprano
        • Anonymous sound projection
      • StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen 1928–2007
      • Kontakte (version with piano & percussion)
        Proms premiere
        • Roger Smalley piano
        • Tristan Fry percussion
        • Anonymous sound projection
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Norman Del Mar Conductor
      • David Atherton Conductor
      • June Barton soprano
      • Anonymous sound projection
      • Wolfgang Marschner violin
      • Roger Smalley piano
      • Tristan Fry percussion

  • Tue 13 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 23
      • GabrieliAndrea Gabrieli 1532–1585
      • Missa a 16
        Kyrie Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • Ricercar del duodecimo tono a 4
        Proms premiere
        • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      • O passi sparsi
        Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • GabrieliGiovanni Gabrieli 1554–1612
      • Deus, qui beatum Marcum
        Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • Canzoni e sonate (from Sacrae symphoniae, libro primo)
        No. 12 Canzona in echo duodecimi toni Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      • Surrexit Christus (unidentified version)
        Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • Dormiva dolcemente
        Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • Omnes gentes, plaudite manibus
        Proms premiere
        • Denis Stevens Conductor
        • Ambrosian Singers
        • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
        • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
        • Ambrosian Consort
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Violin in E major, BWV 1042
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Orrea Pernel violin
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica' Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Denis Stevens Conductor
      • Ambrosian Singers
      • Accademia Monteverdiana Instrumentalists
      • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      • Ambrosian Consort
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Orrea Pernel violin

  • Wed 14 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 24
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 98 in B flat major
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • John Pritchard Conductor
      • RawsthorneAlan Rawsthorne 1905–1971
      • Concerto for Two Pianos
        World premiere
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • John Pritchard Conductor
        • John Ogdon piano
        • Brenda Lucas piano
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Concerto for Two Solo Pianos
        • John Ogdon piano
        • Brenda Lucas piano
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 7 in A major Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op 92
        • London Philharmonic Orchestra
        • John Pritchard Conductor
      • London Philharmonic Orchestra
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • John Ogdon piano
      • Brenda Lucas piano

  • Thu 15 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 25
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Serenade in C minor, K388
        • Richard Morgan oboe
        • Gwydion Brooke bassoon
        • Michael Winfield oboe
        • John McCaw clarinet
        • Archibald Jacob clarinet
        • Ronald Waller bassoon
        • Nicholas Busch horn
        • Ian Beers horn
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Sinfonia concertante
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Valerie Tryon piano
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished' Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished', D 759
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 2 in D major Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Richard Morgan oboe
      • Gwydion Brooke bassoon
      • Michael Winfield oboe
      • John McCaw clarinet
      • Archibald Jacob clarinet
      • Ronald Waller bassoon
      • Nicholas Busch horn
      • Ian Beers horn
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Valerie Tryon piano
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Fri 16 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 26
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Concerto for Piano No. 4 in G major, Op 58
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Vladimir Ashkenazy piano
      • BlissArthur Bliss 1891–1975
      • Morning Heroes
        Proms premiere
        • Arthur Bliss Conductor
        • Donald Douglas orator
        • Alexandra Choir
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Croydon Philharmonic Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Vladimir Ashkenazy piano
      • Arthur Bliss Conductor
      • Donald Douglas orator
      • Alexandra Choir
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Croydon Philharmonic Society
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Sat 17 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 27
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Béatrice et Bénédict
        Overture
      • DebussyClaude Debussy 1862–1918
      • Printemps (orch. Henri Büsser)
      • Chopin 1810–1849
      • Concerto for Piano No. 2 in F minor, Op 21
        • Tamás Vásáry piano
      • Liszt 1811–1886
      • Concerto for Piano No. 1 in E flat major
        • Tamás Vásáry piano
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 5 in E minor
      • Tamás Vásáry piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • James Loughran Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • James Loughran Conductor

  • Mon 19 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 28
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Grosse Fuge, Op 133 (string orchestra version)
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor Concerto for Piano No. 3 in C minor
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
        • Michael Roll piano
      • Symphony No. 8 in F major Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
        • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • SessionsRoger Sessions 1896–1985
      • Symphony No. 4
        First performance in England
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • IvesCharles Ives 1874–1954
      • Symphony: New England Holidays
        No. 3 The Fourth of July
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • Adrian Boult Conductor
      • Michael Roll piano
      • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Tue 20 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 29
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Johannesburg Festival Overture
        • William Walton Conductor
      • Façade, Suite No. 1
        No. 1 Polka First performance in England
        • William Walton Conductor
      • No. 2 Valse First performance in England
        • William Walton Conductor
      • No. 3 Swiss Yodelling Song First performance in England
        • William Walton Conductor
      • No. 4 Tango-Pasodoble First performance in England
        • William Walton Conductor
      • Façade, Suite No. 2
        No. 5 Popular Song
        • William Walton Conductor
      • No. 6 Old Sir Faulk
        • William Walton Conductor
      • Façade, Suite No. 1
        No. 5 Tarantella Sevillana
        • William Walton Conductor
      • Violin Concerto
        • John Pritchard Conductor
        • Ida Haendel violin
      • Belshazzar's Feast
        • John Pritchard Conductor
        • Raimund Herincx baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • Wembley Philharmonic Society
        • Royal Choral Society
        • Harrow Choral Society
        • Goldsmiths Choral Union
      • William Walton Conductor
      • John Pritchard Conductor
      • Ida Haendel violin
      • Raimund Herincx baritone
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Wembley Philharmonic Society
      • Royal Choral Society
      • Harrow Choral Society
      • Goldsmiths Choral Union
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra

  • Wed 21 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 30
      • GlinkaMikhail Ivanovich Glinka 1804–1857
      • Ruslan and Lyudmila
        Overture
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op 104
        • Mstislav Rostropovich cello
      • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Symphony No. 10 in E minor Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op 93
      • Mstislav Rostropovich cello
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra

  • Thu 22 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 31
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • The Isle of the Dead, Op 29
      • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
      • Concerto for Violin No. 2 in C sharp minor, Op 129
        Proms premiere
        • David Oistrakh violin
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'
      • David Oistrakh violin
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra

  • Fri 23 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 32
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Cantata No. 29, 'Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir', BWV 29
        No. 1 Sinfonia
        • Alan Harverson organ
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Les nuits d'été, Op 7
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • BartókBéla Bartók 1881–1945
      • Piano Concerto No. 2
        • Stephen Kovacevich (formerly Bishop-Kovacevich; Bishop) piano
      • Sir Harrison Birtwistle b.1934
      • Nomos
        World premiere
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
      • Alan Harverson organ
      • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • Stephen Kovacevich (formerly Bishop-Kovacevich; Bishop) piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Sat 24 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 33
      • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
      • Scherzo à la russe
      • WeillKurt Weill 1900–1950
      • Der sieben Todsünden
        - first concert performance of original version for high soprano Proms premiere
        • James Christiansen baritone
        • Ronald Dowd tenor
        • Frank Olegario bass
        • Evelyn Lear Anna
        • Edward Byles tenor
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
        • Frances Mason violin
        • Hugh Bean violin
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • Folk-Song Arrangements (voice & orchestra)
        O Waly, Waly Proms premiere
        • Evelyn Lear soprano
      • Oliver Cromwell Proms premiere
        • Evelyn Lear soprano
      • Come you not from Newcastle? Proms premiere
        • Evelyn Lear soprano
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op 61
        No. 1 Scherzo
      • DvořákAntonín Dvořák 1841–1904
      • Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World' Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95
      • James Christiansen baritone
      • Ronald Dowd tenor
      • Frank Olegario bass
      • Evelyn Lear Anna, soprano
      • Edward Byles tenor
      • Frances Mason violin
      • Hugh Bean violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Mon 26 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 34
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Symphony No. 96 in D major 'Miracle'
      • Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1
        • Philip Jones trumpet
      • Scena di Berenice, Hob. XXIVa:10
        Proms premiere
        • Margaret Price soprano
      • Mass in B flat major 'Harmoniemesse', Hob. XXII:14
        Proms premiere
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Margaret Price soprano
        • Colin Wheatley bass-baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Philip Jones trumpet
      • Margaret Price soprano
      • John Mitchinson tenor
      • Jean Allister contralto
      • Colin Wheatley bass-baritone
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Mario Rossi Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Mario Rossi Conductor

  • Tue 27 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 35
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Fidelio, Op 72
        Overture
        • George Hurst Conductor
      • BerkeleyLennox Berkeley 1903–1989
      • Signs in the Dark, Op 69
        London premiere
        • Lennox Berkeley Conductor
        • Britten Singers (pre-1991, BBC Northern Singers)
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Concerto for Piano No. 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
        • George Hurst Conductor
        • Semyon Kruchin piano
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • Symphony No. 1 in B flat minor
        • George Hurst Conductor
      • George Hurst Conductor
      • Lennox Berkeley Conductor
      • Britten Singers (pre-1991, BBC Northern Singers)
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Semyon Kruchin piano
      • BBC Philharmonic (pre-1983, BBC Northern SO; 1983-91, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra)
      • BBC Philharmonic (pre-1983, BBC Northern SO; 1983-91, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra)

  • Wed 28 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 36
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Piano Concerto No. 26 in D major, K537 'Coronation' Concerto for Piano No. 26 in D major 'Coronation', K537
        • Clifford Curzon piano
      • MahlerGustav Mahler 1860–1911
      • Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor
      • Clifford Curzon piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Pierre Boulez Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Pierre Boulez Conductor

  • Thu 29 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 37
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • The Marriage of Figaro The Marriage of Figaro, K492 (Le nozze di Figaro, K492)
        Overture
        • David Oistrakh Conductor
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Violin in E major, BWV 1042
        • David Oistrakh violin/director
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
        • David Oistrakh Conductor
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 4 in E minor
        • David Oistrakh Conductor
      • David Oistrakh Conductor, violin/director
      • USSR State Orchestra
      • USSR State Orchestra

  • Fri 30 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 38
      • Rimsky-Korsakov 1844–1908
      • The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh
        Prelude Proms premiere
      • Battle of the Kerzhenets Act 3 Proms premiere
      • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
      • Concerto for Piano No. 3 in D minor, Op 30
        • John Ogdon piano
      • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
      • Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical'
      • ScriabinAlexander Nikolayevich Scriabin 1871–1915
      • The Poem of Ecstasy Le poème de l'extase, Op 54
      • John Ogdon piano
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra
      • Evgeny Svetlanov Conductor
      • USSR State Orchestra

  • Sat 31 Aug

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 39
      • SullivanArthur Sullivan 1842–1900
      • The Yeomen of the Guard
        Overture
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Strange Adventure! Act 2 No. 5
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • When our gallant Norman foes Act 1 No. 4
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Iolanthe
        The law is the true embodiment [Entrance of the Lord Chancellor] Act 1 No. 7
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • When all night long a chap remains [The Sentry's song] Act 2 No. 1
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Loudly let the trumpet bray [Entrance and March of the Peers] Act 1 No. 6
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • The Pirates of Penzance
        When a felon's not engaged in his employment Act 2 No. 10
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Climbing over rocky mountain Act 1 No. 5
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Stop ladies, pray! Act 1 No. 6
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Oh! Is there not one maiden breast? Act 1 No. 7
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Poor wand'ring one Act 1 No. 8
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • The Mikado
        The flowers that bloom in the spring Act 2 No. 9
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Were you not to Ko-Ko plighted Act 1 No. 9
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • For he's gone and married Yum-Yum Act 2 No. 13
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Behold the Lord High Executioner Act 1 No. 5
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • As some day it may happen Act 1 No. 5a
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • The Gondoliers
        Dance a Cachucha Act 2 No. 5
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Overture
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • When a merry maiden marries Act 1 No. 9a
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • I am a courtier grave and serious Act 2 No. 11
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Finale (up to and including 'Regular Royal Queen') Act 1
        • Jean Allister contralto
        • Owen Brannigan bass
        • Rae Woodland soprano
        • John Wakefield tenor
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Trial by Jury
        • Owen Brannigan Learned Judge
        • Rae Woodland Plaintiff, Angelina
        • John Wakefield Defendant, Edwin
        • Derek Hammond-Stroud Counsel for Plaintiff
        • Franklyn Whiteley Usher
      • Jean Allister contralto
      • Owen Brannigan bass, Learned Judge
      • Rae Woodland soprano, Plaintiff, Angelina
      • John Wakefield tenor, Defendant, Edwin
      • Derek Hammond-Stroud baritone, Counsel for Plaintiff
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Franklyn Whiteley Usher
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • Marcus Dods Conductor
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • Marcus Dods Conductor

  • Sun 1 Sep

    • 16:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 40
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • The Trojans Les Troyens
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Margaret Neville Ascanius
      • Margaret Neville Ghost of Cassandra
      • Ian Partridge Iopas
      • Amy Shuard Cassandra
      • Josephine Veasey Dido
      • Ronald Dowd Aeneas
      • Anna Reynolds Hecuba
      • Anna Reynolds Anna
      • David Kelly Panthus
      • David Kelly Second Trojan Sentry
      • David Kelly Ghost of Priam
      • David Kelly Mercury
      • Don Garrard Ghost of Hector
      • Don Garrard Narbal
      • Gregory Dempsey Helenus
      • Michael Rippon Greek Captain
      • Michael Rippon Trojan Soldier
      • Michael Rippon First Trojan Sentry
      • Michael Rippon Ghost of Corebus
      • Ryland Davies Hylas
      • David Gwynne Priam
      • David Gwynne Ghost of Hector
      • Delme Bryn-Jones Corebus
      • London Symphony Chorus (pre-1976, London Symphony Orchestra Chorus)
      • Chelsea Opera Group Chorus (members)

  • Mon 2 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 41
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • Overture 'Le carnaval romain' Overture 'Le carnaval romain', Op. 9
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Concerto for Piano No. 2 in B flat major, Op 19
        • Alfred Brendel piano
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Symphony No. 3 in F major
      • DeliusFrederick Delius 1862–1934
      • Requiem
        Proms premiere
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • John Shirley-Quirk baritone
        • Royal Choral Society
      • Alfred Brendel piano
      • Heather Harper soprano
      • John Shirley-Quirk baritone
      • Royal Choral Society
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Charles Groves Conductor
      • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
      • Charles Groves Conductor

  • Tue 3 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 42
      • MessiaenOlivier Messiaen 1908–1992
      • Chronochromie
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Pierre Boulez Conductor
      • Pierre Boulez b.1925
      • Le marteau sans maître
        Proms premiere of complete work
        • Pierre Boulez Conductor
        • Douglas Whittaker flute
        • Tristan Fry vibraphone
        • John Coulling viola
        • Terence Emery percussion
        • Jeanne Déroubaix mezzo-soprano
        • Heinz Haedler xylorimba
        • Anton Stingl guitar
      • StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen 1928–2007
      • Piano Piece X
        Proms premiere
        • Aloys Kontarsky piano
      • BergAlban Berg 1885–1935
      • Three Pieces, Op 6
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Pierre Boulez Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Pierre Boulez Conductor
      • Douglas Whittaker flute
      • Tristan Fry vibraphone
      • John Coulling viola
      • Terence Emery percussion
      • Jeanne Déroubaix mezzo-soprano
      • Heinz Haedler xylorimba
      • Anton Stingl guitar
      • Aloys Kontarsky piano

  • Wed 4 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 43
      • Purcell 1659–1695
      • Te Deum and Jubilate, Z 232
        Proms premiere
        • Heather Harper soprano
        • John Mitchinson tenor
        • April Cantelo soprano
        • Paul Esswood counter-tenor
        • Michael Rippon bass
        • Roland Tatnell counter-tenor
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047
        • Emanuel Hurwitz violin
        • Peter Graeme oboe
        • William Bennett flute
        • John Wilbraham trumpet
      • Cantata No. 79, 'Gott der Herr ist Sonn und Schild', BWV 79
        Proms premiere
        • April Cantelo soprano
        • Paul Esswood counter-tenor
        • Ifor James horn
        • Michael Rippon bass
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
      • Samson, HWV 57
        Aria 'Honour and arms scorn such a foe' Act 2 No. 20
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Aria 'Let the bright Seraphim' Act 3 No 26
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Aria 'Total Eclipse! No sun, no moon!' Act 1 No. 12
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Chorus 'Let their celestial concerts all unite' Act 3 No 27
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Overture
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Recitative 'This day a solemn feast to Dagon' Act 1 No. 2
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Chorus 'Awake the trumpet's lofty sound' Act 1 No. 3a
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Recitative 'Matchless in might!...O loss of sight' Act 1 No. 11b
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Chorus 'O first created beam' Act 1 No. 14
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Aria & chorus 'Return, O God of hosts!...To dust his glory' Act 2 No. 4
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Recitative 'No words of peace...The honour certain to have won' Act 2 No. 19
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Chorus 'Fix'd in his everlasting seat' Act 2 No 30
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Aria 'How willing my paternal love' Act 3 No. 14
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Aria & chorus 'Ye sons of Israel, now lament...Weep, Israel, weep' Act 3 No. 19
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Symphony: Dead March Act 3 No 21
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Recitative 'Come, come! No time for lamentation' Act 3 No 25a
        • Heather Harper Israelite Woman
        • John Mitchinson Samson
        • April Cantelo Dalila
        • Paul Esswood Micah
        • Michael Rippon Manoah
        • Michael Rippon Harapha
        • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Heather Harper soprano, Israelite Woman
      • John Mitchinson tenor, Samson
      • April Cantelo soprano, Dalila
      • Paul Esswood counter-tenor, Micah
      • Michael Rippon bass, Manoah, Harapha
      • Roland Tatnell counter-tenor
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • Emanuel Hurwitz violin
      • Peter Graeme oboe
      • William Bennett flute
      • John Wilbraham trumpet
      • Ifor James horn
      • Philip Ledger Conductor
      • English Chamber Orchestra
      • Philip Ledger Conductor
      • English Chamber Orchestra

  • Thu 5 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 44
      • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
      • Armida, Hob. XXVIII:12
        Overture
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Concerto for Piano No. 14 in E flat major, K 449
        • Eugene Istomin piano
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Concerto in A minor for Violin and Cello (Double Concerto)
        • Isaac Stern violin
        • Leonard Rose cello
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Concerto in C major for violin, cello and piano (Triple Concerto)
        • Isaac Stern violin
        • Leonard Rose cello
        • Eugene Istomin piano
      • Eugene Istomin piano
      • Isaac Stern violin
      • Leonard Rose cello
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Fri 6 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 45
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Symphony No. 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
      • BlacherBoris Blacher 1903–1975
      • Concerto for Cello
        First performance in England
        • Siegfried Palm cello
      • TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
      • Symphony No. 4 in F minor
      • Siegfried Palm cello
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Conductor

  • Sat 7 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 46
      • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
      • Overture 'Ruy Blas', Op 95
      • BachJ. S. Bach 1685–1750
      • Concerto for Violin in A minor, BWV 1041
        • Iona Brown violin
      • Richard Strauss 1864–1949
      • Concerto for Oboe in D major
        • Roger Lord oboe
      • Rossini 1792–1868
      • Introduction, Theme and Variations
        Proms premiere
        • Gervase Peyer clarinet
      • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
      • Piano Concerto in A minor
        • Norma Fisher piano
      • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
      • Boléro
      • Iona Brown violin
      • Roger Lord oboe
      • Gervase Peyer clarinet
      • Norma Fisher piano
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • London Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor

  • Mon 9 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 47
      • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
      • Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Norbert Brainin violin
        • Peter Schidlof viola
      • Concerto for Piano No. 21 in C major, K 467
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Kathleen Jones piano
      • BusoniFerruccio Busoni 1866–1924
      • Berceuse élégiaque, K252a, Op 42
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • WolpeStefan Wolpe 1902–1972
      • Chamber Piece No. 1
        First performance in England
        • Sir Richard Rodney Bennett piano
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
        • Hugh Maguire violin
        • Terence MacDonagh oboe
        • John Wolfe cor anglais
        • Colin Bradbury clarinet
        • Alan Civil horn
        • David Butt flute
        • William Waterhouse bassoon
        • Denis Vigay cello
        • Trevor Connah violin
        • John Coulling viola
        • James Merrett double bass
        • Ian Mackintosh trumpet
        • Alfred Flaszynski trombone
      • DallapiccolaLuigi Dallapiccola 1904–1975
      • Piccola musica notturna
        Proms premiere
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • Johann II Strauss 1825–1899
      • Kaiser-Walzer, Op 437
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Norbert Brainin violin
      • Peter Schidlof viola
      • Kathleen Jones piano
      • Frederik Prausnitz Conductor
      • Sir Richard Rodney Bennett piano
      • Hugh Maguire violin
      • Terence MacDonagh oboe
      • John Wolfe cor anglais
      • Colin Bradbury clarinet
      • Alan Civil horn
      • David Butt flute
      • William Waterhouse bassoon
      • Denis Vigay cello
      • Trevor Connah violin
      • John Coulling viola
      • James Merrett double bass
      • Ian Mackintosh trumpet
      • Alfred Flaszynski trombone

  • Tue 10 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 48
      • WagnerRichard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Tannhäuser, WWV 70 Tannhäuser
        No. 1 Overture
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major
        • Christoph Eschenbach piano
      • BrucknerAnton Bruckner 1824–1896
      • Symphony No. 6 in A major
        - edited R. Haas Proms premiere
      • Christoph Eschenbach piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Edward Downes Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Edward Downes Conductor

  • Wed 11 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 49
      • MonteverdiClaudio Monteverdi 1567–1643
      • Vespro della Beata Vergine
        Proms premiere of complete work
      • Sir Andrew Davis chamber organ
      • Monteverdi Choir
      • John Eliot Gardiner Conductor
      • Robert Tear tenor
      • James Bowman counter-tenor
      • Ronald Dowd tenor
      • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • Margaret Price soprano
      • Stafford Dean bass
      • Michael Rippon bass-baritone
      • Alan Cuckston harpsichord
      • English Chamber Orchestra
      • Philip Jones Brass Ensemble
      • West London Youth Choir
      • North Herts Youth Choir

  • Thu 12 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 50
      • WeberCarl Maria von Weber 1786–1826
      • Oberon, J306
        Overture
      • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
      • Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor
        • Alfred Brendel piano
      • SchubertFranz Schubert 1797–1828
      • Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944
      • Alfred Brendel piano
      • Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)
      • Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt Conductor
      • Philharmonia Orchestra (1964-77, New Philharmonia Orchestra)

  • Fri 13 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 51
      • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
      • In Honour of the City of London
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • ScarlattiDomenico Scarlatti 1685–1757
      • Stabat Mater in C minor
        Proms premiere
        • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
        • Alan Harverson organ
      • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
      • Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'
        • BBC Symphony Orchestra
        • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
        • Ronald Dowd tenor
        • Pauline Tinsley soprano
        • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
        • Donald McIntyre bass
        • Royal Choral Society
        • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Peter Gellhorn Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Chorus (pre-1932, National Chorus; 1933-4, BBC Chorus; 1935-77, BBC Choral Society)
      • Alan Harverson organ
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • Ronald Dowd tenor
      • Pauline Tinsley soprano
      • Anna Reynolds mezzo-soprano
      • Donald McIntyre bass
      • Royal Choral Society
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)
      • BBC Singers (1924-34, Wireless Chorus; 1935-8, 1942-3, 1946-72, BBC Chorus)

  • Sat 14 Sep

    • 19:30 Royal Albert Hall
      Prom 52 - Last Night of the Proms 1968
      • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
      • The Building of the House
        Proms premiere
      • WagnerRichard Wagner 1813–1883
      • Wesendonck-Lieder
        No. 5 Träume
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
      • Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op 54
        • Ann Schein piano
      • BerliozHector Berlioz 1803–1869
      • La damnation de Faust, Op 24
        Marche hongroise
      • Ballet des sylphes
      • Menuet des follets
      • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
      • Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
      • HamiltonIain Hamilton 1922–2000
      • Scottish Dances, Op 32
      • WoodHenry Wood 1869–1944
      • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
        No. 2 The Anchor's Weighed
      • No. 5 Jack's the Lad
      • No. 6 Farewell and Adieu, Ye Spanish Ladies - Cadenza
      • No. 7 Home, Sweet Home
      • No. 3 The Saucy Arethusa
      • No. 4 Tom Bowling
      • No. 8 See, the Conquering Hero Comes
      • No. 1 Bugle Calls
      • ArneThomas Arne 1710–1778
      • Rule, Britannia!
        • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • ParryHubert Parry 1848–1918
      • Jerusalem (orch. Elgar)
      • Anonymous
      • National Anthem
      • Sybil Michelow contralto
      • Ann Schein piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Colin Davis Conductor