• Wed 1 Jul

    20:00 Regentenbau, Max-Littmann-Saal
    BBC SO at Kissinger Sommer Festival, Germany
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1, Op 46
    • 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
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Scene with Cranes, from Kuolema Op. 44
    • Valse triste, Op 44.1
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 4 in B flat major Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sakari Oramo Conductor
    • Igor Levit Piano

    Sakari Oramo and the BBC Symphony Orchestra return to the prestigious Kissinger Sommer International Music Festival in southern Germany.

  • Thu 2 Jul

    17:20 Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Fiddler on the Roof
    • BockJerry Bock 1928–2010
    • Fiddler on the Roof
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Bryn Terfel Reb Tevye
    • David Charles Abell conductor

    BBC Concert Orchestra performs in Fiddler on the Roof at Grange Park Opera

  • Fri 3 Jul

    17:20 Grange Park Opera, Hampshire
    Fiddler on the Roof
    • BockJerry Bock 1928–2010
    • Fiddler on the Roof
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • Bryn Terfel Reb Tevye
    • David Charles Abell conductor

    BBC Concert Orchestra performs in Fiddler on the Roof at Grange Park Opera

  • Fri 3 Jul

    19:30 St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
    American Choral Music
    • Traditional
    • Simple Gifts
      arr. Bob Chilcott
    • IvesCharles Ives 1874–1954
    • Crossing the bar
    • CoplandAaron Copland 1900–1990
    • The Lark
    • Irving Fine
    • The Hour Glass
    • Traditional
    • Wade in the water
      arr. Moses Hogan
    • Elijah Rock
      arr. Moses Hogan
    • BarberSamuel Barber 1910–1981
    • Stopwatch and an ordnance map
    • Agnus Dei
    • BernsteinLeonard Bernstein 1918–1990
    • Chichester Psalms
    • Karen Hutt percussion
    • David Allsopp counter tenor
    • Lucy Wakeford harp
    • BBC Singers
    • David Hill conductor
    • Richard Pearce organ

    Join the BBC Singers and its chief conductor David Hill for a journey across the Atlantic, with an evening of American choral music.

  • Fri 3 Jul

    20:00 Regentenbau, Max-Littmann-Saal
    BBC SO at Kissinger Sommer Festival, Germany
    • WagnerRichard Wagner 1813–1883
    • The Mastersingers of Nuremberg - Prelude (Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg - Prelude)
    • MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
    • Violin Concerto in E minor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Aria 'Ach, ich fühl's' from Die Zauberflöte K620
    • Aria 'Come scoglio' from Così fan tutte K588
    • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • Symphony No. 2 in D major Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
    • Alina Ibragimova violin
    • Sumi Hwang soprano
    • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra

    Alina Ibragimova joins BBC Symphony Orchestra and Sakari Oramo for Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in E minor.

  • Sat 4 Jul

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    MIF - The Immortal
    • Mark Simpson b.1988
    • The Immortal
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Requiem in D minor (compl. Süssmayr)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • EXAUDI
    • Manchester Chamber Choir
    • Mark Stone Baritone

    Manchester International Festival presents the world première of The Immortal by Mark Simpson.

  • Wed 8 Jul

    19:45 Llangollen
    Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod

    Renowned harpist Catrin Finch joins the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to present a programme of music from South America.

  • Fri 10 Jul

    19:30 St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
    Sun, Sea and Summer Nights
    • Judith Weir b.1954
    • A Blue True Dream of Sky
    • de LeeuwTon de Leeuw 1926–1996
    • Car nos vignes sont en fleur
    • Pēteris Vasks b.1946
    • Vasara
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Elegy for strings
    • Bob Chilcott b.1955
    • Beach
    • INTERVAL
    • Cecilia McDowall b.1951
    • Night flight
    • BrahmsJohannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • 'Ich schwing mein Horn' from 5 Lieder, Op. 41 No 1
    • SchumannRobert Schumann 1810–1856
    • 'Die Lotosblume' from 6 Lieder Op. 33 No. 3
    • Paul Patterson b.1947
    • Tides of Mananan
    • Olli Kortekangas b.1955
    • Valimeri
    • Scott Dickinson viola
    • Kaspars Putniņš conductor
    • BBC Singers

    In holiday mood, the BBC Singers - directed by the Latvian choral conductor Kaspars Putnins and joined by the viola-player Scott Dickinson - perform a programme on the theme of sun, sea and summer nights.

  • Fri 10 Jul

    20:00 Barbican, London
    Keith Emerson: Three Fates

    The BBC Concert Orchestra joins keyboardist and composer Keith Emerson, a leading figure in progressive rock and founding member of Emerson Lake and Palmer, as he presents his 'Three Fates' project.

  • Sun 12 Jul

    19:00 Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
    Alfred Hitchcock’s Blackmail

    Enjoy the brilliance of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1929 silent movie thriller on the big screen in Saffron Hall.

  • Wed 15 Jul

    19:25 MediaCityUK, Salford
    Grieg, Elgar & Sibelius
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, selection (20 mins)
    • ElgarEdward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85 (27 mins)
    • INTERVAL
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op 39 (37 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • John Storgårds Conductor
    • Narek Hakhnazaryan Cello

    John Storgårds conducts the BBC Philharmonic in a Nordic inspired performance.

  • Fri 17 Jul

    19:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 1: First Night of the Proms
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Maskarade Maskarade, FS39
      overture (5 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Gary Carpenter b.1951
    • Dadaville
      BBC commission: world premiere (6 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor Concerto for Piano No. 20 in D minor, K 466 (31 mins)
      • Lars Vogt piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • SibeliusJean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Belshazzar's Feast – suite (16 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • WaltonWilliam Walton 1902–1983
    • Belshazzar's Feast (34 mins)
      • Christopher Maltman baritone
      • BBC Singers
      • BBC National Chorus of Wales
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Lars Vogt piano
    • Christopher Maltman baritone
    • BBC Singers
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sakari Oramo conductor

    Sakari Oramo conducts this year’s opening concert, in a programme that includes Walton’s pithy choral masterpiece 'Belshazzar’s Feast' and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 with soloist Lars Vogt. Broadcast live on BBC Two on Friday 17 July.

  • Sat 18 Jul

    16:30 Royal College of Music
    Proms Extra: Family

    Join professional musicians for a family-friendly introduction to this evening’s Prom.

  • Sat 18 Jul

    18:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 2: Ten Pieces Prom
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Short Ride in a Fast Machine (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
      first movement
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op 33a)
      'Storm' Interlude
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      In the Hall of the Mountain King
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
    • Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest', HWV 258
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • The Planets
      Mars
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Anna Meredith b.1978
    • Connect It
      BBC commission: London premiere (3 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K495
      Third Movement (4 mins)
      • Tim Thorpe horn
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Mussorgsky 1839–1881
    • A Night on the Bare Mountain (original version)
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • The Firebird (1910 suite) (L' oiseau de feu (1910 suite))
      Finale (3 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood Presenter
    • Dick and Dom Presenter
    • Molly Rainford presenter
    • Dan Starkey presenter
    • Tim Thorpe horn
    • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
    • Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance - Connect It Ensemble
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood Presenter
    • Dick and Dom Presenter
    • Molly Rainford presenter
    • Dan Starkey presenter
    • Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance - Connect It Ensemble

    Join CBBC presenters Barney Harwood and Dick and Dom for an introduction to some of the greatest pieces of classical music and a celebration of children’s creative responses to them. Broadcast on CBBC on Sunday 2 August.

  • Sun 19 Jul

    11:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 3: Ten Pieces Prom
    • John Adams b.1947
    • Short Ride in a Fast Machine (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Symphony No. 5 in C minor
      first movement
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • BrittenBenjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes, Op 33a)
      'Storm' Interlude
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • GriegEdvard Grieg 1843–1907
    • Peer Gynt, Op 23
      In the Hall of the Mountain King
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HandelGeorge Frideric Handel 1685–1759
    • Coronation Anthem 'Zadok the Priest', HWV 258
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • The Planets
      Mars
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Anna Meredith b.1978
    • Connect It
      BBC commission: London premiere (3 mins)
      • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K495
      Third Movement (4 mins)
      • Tim Thorpe horn
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Mussorgsky 1839–1881
    • A Night on the Bare Mountain (original version)
      excerpt (4 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • The Firebird (1910 suite) (L' oiseau de feu (1910 suite))
      Finale (3 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom
    • Tim Thorpe horn
    • Ten Pieces Children's Choir
    • Students from Trinty Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • Barney Harwood
    • Dick and Dom
    • Students from Trinty Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

    Barney Harwood and Dick and Dom join the BBC National Orchestra of Wales to celebrate some of the best pieces to introduce children to classical music – and to inspire a life-long love of it. Filmed for future broadcast on CBBC.

  • Sun 19 Jul

    13:00 Royal College of Music
    Proms Extra: Sing

    Join Mary King and members of the BBC Singers to sing excerpts from Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9.

  • Mon 20 Jul

    13:00 Royal Albert Hall
    BBC Proms Session: Music Production with Naughty Boy

    Meet music producer Naughty Boy and learn about his music production techniques and approach to song-writing.

  • Mon 20 Jul

    19:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 5: Haydn, HK Gruber & Stravinsky
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Symphony No. 85 in B flat major 'La reine' (23 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • John Storgårds conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • HK Gruber b.1943
    • into the open …
      world premiere (25 mins)
      • Colin Currie percussion
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • John Storgårds conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • Petrushka (1911 version) (35 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • John Storgårds conductor
    • Colin Currie percussion
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • John Storgårds conductor

    The BBC Philharmonic’s programme spans more than two centuries, opening with Haydn’s ‘La reine’ Symphony and closing with Stravinsky’s fairy-tale ballet 'Petrushka'. Selected pieces will be broadcast on BBC Four on Thursday 6 August.

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  • Mon 20 Jul

    19:30 Corn Exchange, King's Lynn
    Friday Night is Music Night: Magic of the Musicals

    Friday Night is Music Night brings the Magic of the Musicals to King's Lynn Festival

  • Tue 21 Jul

    17:00 Royal College of Music
    Proms Extra: Family

    Join professional musicians for a family-friendly introduction to this evening’s Prom.

  • Tue 21 Jul

    19:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 6: Poulenc, Stravinsky, Haydn & Mozart
    • PoulencFrancis Poulenc 1899–1963
    • Organ Concerto (23 mins)
      • James O'Donnell organ
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • Symphony of Psalms (Symphonie de psaumes) (21 mins)
      • BBC National Chorus of Wales
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • HaydnJoseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • Te Deum No. 2 in C major, Hob. XXIIIc:2 (10 mins)
      • BBC National Chorus of Wales
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K551 (36 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Thomas Søndergård conductor
    • James O'Donnell organ
    • BBC National Chorus of Wales
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Thomas Søndergård conductor

    Poulenc’s Organ Concerto raises the curtain on this BBC National Orchestra of Wales Prom which also includes Stravinsky’s 'Symphony of Psalms' and Mozart’s Symphony No. 41. Selected pieces will be broadcast on BBC Four on Sunday 26 July.

  • Wed 22 Jul

    12:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Proms Session: Percussion Masterclass with Colin Currie

    Observe world-class musician Colin Currie coaching four aspiring young percussionists in a percussion masterclass.

  • Wed 22 Jul

    19:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 7: Delius, Nielsen, Hugh Wood & Ravel
    • DeliusFrederick Delius 1862–1934
    • In a Summer Garden (15 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Andrew Davis conductor
    • Hugh Wood b.1932
    • Epithalamion
      BBC commission: world premiere (25 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Andrew Davis conductor
      • Rebecca Bottone soprano
    • INTERVAL
    • NielsenCarl Nielsen 1865–1931
    • Clarinet Concerto Concerto for Clarinet, FS129, Op 57 (24 mins)
      • Mark Simpson clarinet
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Andrew Davis conductor
    • RavelMaurice Ravel 1875–1937
    • Daphnis et Chloe – Suite No. 2 (16 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sir Andrew Davis conductor
    • Mark Simpson clarinet
    • Rebecca Bottone soprano
    • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sir Andrew Davis conductor

    Mark Simpson performs the Clarinet Concerto by Carl Nielsen, whose 150th anniversary falls this year, in a programme which also includes an alluring suite from Ravel’s 'Daphnis and Chloe'. Selected pieces will be broadcast on BBC Four on Thursday 30 July.

  • Wed 22 Jul

    22:15 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 8: Late Night With … BBC Asian Network
    • RD Burman 1939–1994
    • Burning Train Overture (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
    • Jeet Gannguli b.1977
    • Chahun Mein Ya Na (3 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Mithoon b.1985
    • Tum Hi Ho (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Madan Mohan 1924–1975
    • Lag Ja Gale (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Himesh Reshammiya b.1973
    • Jumme Ki Raat (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Laximikant–Pyarelal
    • Lambi Judai (5 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Vishal & Shekhar
    • Bang Bang! (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • RD Burman 1939–1994
    • Chingari Koi Bhadke (6 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • A. R. Rahman b.1967
    • Dil Se Re (5 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • Pritam Chakraborty b.1971
    • Badtameez Dil (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • Naughty Boy
    • La La La (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Naughty Boy live producer
    • Jatin–Lalit
    • Mere Khwabon Mein (2 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Kanika Kapoor vocalist
    • Khayyam b.1927
    • Kabhi Khabie (5 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Kanika Kapoor vocalist
    • Naughty Boy/Dave Heath
    • The Orb (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Naughty Boy live producer
    • Naughty Boy
    • Runnin' (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Arrow Benjamin vocalist
    • Lifted (4 mins)
      • BBC Philharmonic
      • Richard Davis conductor
      • Emeli Sandé vocalist
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Richard Davis conductor
    • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • Naughty Boy live producer
    • Kanika Kapoor vocalist
    • Arrow Benjamin vocalist
    • Emeli Sandé vocalist
    • Kanika Kapoor vocalist
    • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Emeli Sandé vocalist
    • Arrow Benjamin vocalist
    • Naughty Boy live producer
    • Bobby Friction presenter
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Richard Davis conductor
    • Kanika Kapoor vocalist
    • Benny Dayal vocalist
    • Palak Muchhal vocalist
    • Emeli Sandé vocalist
    • Arrow Benjamin vocalist
    • Naughty Boy live producer
    • Bobby Friction presenter
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Richard Davis conductor

    BBC Asian Network’s Bobby Friction is joined by music producer Naughty Boy and singers including Benny Dayal, Palak Muchhal and special guests Emeli Sandé and Kanika Kapoor for a night of Bollywood and bhangra music – with the BBC Philharmonic.

  • Fri 24 Jul

    19:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 10: Beethoven Piano Concertos
    • StravinskyIgor Stravinsky 1882–1971
    • Concerto in E flat major 'Dumbarton Oaks' (16 mins)
      • Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      • Matthew Truscott violin/director
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Minor Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op 37 (36 mins)
      • Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      • Leif Ove Andsnes piano/director
    • INTERVAL
    • SchoenbergArnold Schoenberg 1874–1951
    • Friede auf Erden Friede auf Erden, Op 13 (a cappella version) (10 mins)
      • BBC Singers
      • David Hill conductor
    • BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Fantasia in C minor for piano, chorus and orchestra, 'Choral Fantasy' Fantasia in C minor, Op 80 (20 mins)
      • BBC Singers
      • Mahler Chamber Orchestra
      • Leif Ove Andsnes piano/director
    • Matthew Truscott violin/director
    • BBC Singers
    • Mahler Chamber Orchestra
    • Leif Ove Andsnes piano/director
    • David Hill conductor

    Leif Ove Andsnes continues his survey of Beethoven’s works for piano and orchestra with the Piano Concerto No. 3 and the ‘Choral Fantasy’. Selected pieces will be broadcast on BBC Four on Friday 24 July.

  • Sat 25 Jul

    10:30 Royal College of Music
    Proms Extra: Family Orchestra & Chorus

    Join professional musicians and create a piece of music inspired by this evening’s Prom.

  • Sat 25 Jul

    14:00 Royal College of Music
    Proms Extra: Sing

    Join Mary King and members of the BBC Singers to sing excerpts from Fiddler on the Roof.

  • Sat 25 Jul

    17:00 City Halls, Glasgow
    The Sound Of Hitchcock

    The Sound Of Alfred Hitchcock at City Halls

  • Sat 25 Jul

    19:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 11: Fiddler on the Roof
    • BockJerry Bock 1928–2010
    • Fiddler on the Roof
      (semi-staged) (165 mins)
      • Bryn Terfel Tevye
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
      • Cameron Blakely Lazar Wolf
      • Anthony Flaum Motel
      • Janet Fullerlove Golde
      • Katie Hall Hodel
      • Charlotte Harwood Tzeitel
      • Houcheng Kian Fiddler
      • Molly Lynch Chava
      • Jordan Pollard Perchik
      • Rebecca Wheatley Yente
    • Tradition
      • Bryn Terfel Tevye
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
      • Cameron Blakely Lazar Wolf
      • Anthony Flaum Motel
      • Janet Fullerlove Golde
      • Katie Hall Hodel
      • Charlotte Harwood Tzeitel
      • Houcheng Kian Fiddler
      • Molly Lynch Chava
      • Jordan Pollard Perchik
      • Rebecca Wheatley Yente
    • Matchmaker
      • Katie Hall Hodel
      • Charlotte Harwood Tzeitel
      • Molly Lynch Chava
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
    • If I Were a Rich Man
      • Bryn Terfel Tevye
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
    • To Life
      • Bryn Terfel Tevye
      • Cameron Blakely Lazar Wolf
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
    • Miracle of Miracles
      • Anthony Flaum Motel
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
    • Sunrise, Sunset
      • Janet Fullerlove Golde
      • Katie Hall Hodel
      • Jordan Pollard Perchik
      • Bryn Terfel Tevye
      • Grange Park Opera
      • BBC Concert Orchestra
      • David Charles Abell conductor
    • Bryn Terfel Tevye
    • Janet Fullerlove Golde
    • Charlotte Harwood Tzeitel
    • Katie Hall Hodel
    • Molly Lynch Chava
    • Rebecca Wheatley Yente
    • Anthony Flaum Motel
    • Jordan Pollard Perchik
    • Cameron Blakely Lazar Wolf
    • Houcheng Kian Fiddler
    • Grange Park Opera
    • BBC Concert Orchestra
    • David Charles Abell conductor

    Baritone Bryn Terfel leads the cast in Grange Park Opera’s lively production of the popular Broadway classic. The iconic score includes ‘If I were a rich man’, ‘Matchmaker’ and ‘Sunrise, sunset’.

  • Sat 25 Jul

    20:00 City Halls, Glasgow
    Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Blackmail’ with Live Orchestra

    Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Blackmail’ with Live Orchestra at City Halls

  • Mon 27 Jul

    19:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 13: Holst – The Planets
    • Pierre Boulez b.1925
    • Notations 1–4 & 7 (17 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Susanna Mälkki conductor
    • Luca Francesconi b.1956
    • Duende – The Dark Notes
      BBC co-commission: UK premiere (26 mins)
      • Leila Josefowicz violin
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Susanna Mälkki conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • HolstGustav Holst 1874–1934
    • The Planets (51 mins)
      • Elysian Singers (women's voices)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Susanna Mälkki conductor
    • Leila Josefowicz violin
    • Elysian Singers (women's voices)
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Susanna Mälkki conductor

    Susanna Mälkki conducts Holst’s masterpiece in a programme which also includes the UK premiere of a new violin concerto by Luca Francesconi, written for and performed by Leila Josefowicz. Selected pieces broadcast on BBC Four on Friday 31 July.

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  • Wed 29 Jul

    18:30 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 15: Prokofiev, Qigang Chen & Rachmaninov
    • ProkofievSergey Prokofiev 1891–1953
    • Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical' (15 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • Qigang Chen
    • Iris dévoilée (42 mins)
      • Meng Meng soprano
      • Anu Komsi soprano
      • Piia Komsi soprano
      • Jia Li pipa
      • Jing Chang zheng
      • Nan Wang erhu
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • RachmaninovSergey Rachmaninov 1873–1943
    • Symphony No. 2 in E minor (59 mins)
      • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
      • Xian Zhang conductor
    • Meng Meng soprano
    • Anu Komsi soprano
    • Piia Komsi soprano
    • Jia Li pipa
    • Jing Chang zheng
    • Nan Wang erhu
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Xian Zhang conductor

    Prokofiev’s ‘Classical’ Symphony opens this BBC National Orchestra of Wales Prom conducted by Xian Zhang and another Russian masterpiece closes the programme – Rachmaninov’s Symphony No. 2.

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  • Fri 31 Jul

    19:00 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 18: Katia and Marielle Labèque
    • MozartWolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Concerto for two pianos in E flat major, K365 (24 mins)
      • Katia Labèque piano
      • Marielle Labèque piano
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Semyon Bychkov conductor
    • INTERVAL
    • ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich 1906–1975
    • Symphony No. 7 in C major, 'Leningrad' Symphony No. 7 in C major, 'Leningrad', Op 60 (73 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Semyon Bychkov conductor
    • Katia Labèque piano
    • Marielle Labèque piano
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Semyon Bychkov conductor

    The world-famous Labèque sisters perform Mozart’s Concerto for Two Pianos with the BBC Symphony Orchestra before a performance of Shostakovich’s visceral ‘Leningrad’ Symphony.

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