• Thu 1 Sep

  • Fri 2 Sep

    22:15 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 65
    • Béla Bartók 1881–1945
    • Three Village Scenes (12 mins)
      • BBC Singers
      • Ensemble intercontemporain
      • Baldur Brönnimann conductor
    • Pierre Boulez 1925–2016
    • Anthèmes 2 (20 mins)
      • Jeanne-Marie Conquer violin
      • Ensemble intercontemporain
      • Baldur Brönnimann conductor
    • Elliott Carter 1908–2012
    • Penthode (20 mins)
      • Ensemble intercontemporain
      • Baldur Brönnimann conductor
    • Pierre Boulez 1925–2016
    • cummings ist der Dichter (13 mins)
      • BBC Singers
      • Ensemble intercontemporain
      • Baldur Brönnimann conductor
    • Jeanne-Marie Conquer violin
    • BBC Singers
    • Ensemble intercontemporain
    • Baldur Brönnimann conductor

    BBC Radio 3’s Tom Service presents an evening of revolutionary 20th-century music performed by Ensemble Intercontemporain and the BBC Singers. The programme includes Bartók’s Three Village Scenes and Boulez’s Anthèmes 2.

    Book tickets Seats £10 to £35 (plus booking fee)
  • Sun 4 Sep

    12:30 Imperial College Union
    Proms Extra: Sing

    Join Mary King and members of the BBC Singers to sing excerpts from Rossini’s Semiramide.

  • Sun 4 Sep

    14:00 Imperial College Union
    Proms Extra: Family Workshop

    Join professional musicians for a family-friendly introduction to this afternoon’s Prom. Bring your instrument and join in!

  • Wed 7 Sep

    14:00 MediaCityUK Salford
    Cooke, Schumann & Elgar
    • Arnold Cooke 1906–2005
    • Symphony No.6 (32 mins)
    • Robert Schumann 1810–1856
    • Cello Concerto in A minor (22 mins)
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Enfants d'un rêve, Op 43 (6 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Andrew Gourlay Conductor
    • Narek Hakhnazaryan Cello

    Andrew Gourlay conducts Cooke’s Symphony No. 6, Schumann’s Cello Concerto and Elgar’s Dream Children

    Apply for Tickets Applications open 22 - 28 August
  • Fri 9 Sep

    14:00 MediaCityUK Salford
    Bantock, Bowen & Musgrave
    • Granville Bantock 1868–1946
    • Overture 'The Frogs' (9 mins)
    • York Bowen 1884–1961
    • Viola Concerto (35 mins)
    • Thea Musgrave b.1928
    • The Seasons (25 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Michael Seal Conductor
    • Lawrence Power Viola

    Michael Seal leads an afternoon of music from Bantock, Bowen and Musgrave

    Apply for Tickets Applications open 22 - 28 August
  • Sat 10 Sep

    16:00 Parc Eirias, Colwyn Bay
    Proms in the Park Wales

    In Wales, Proms in the Park promises to be an evening of spectacular music and celebration, led by the BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales.

    Book General Admission Tickets General admission: Early Bird (book before 30 June): £12.50 Advance: £16 On the day: £17.50
  • Sat 10 Sep

    19:15 Royal Albert Hall
    Prom 75: Last Night of the Proms
    • Tom Harrold b.1991
    • Raze
      BBC commission: world premiere (5 mins)
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
      • BBC Proms Youth Ensemble
    • George Butterworth 1885–1916
    • The Banks of Green Willow (7 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Alexander Borodin 1833–1887
    • Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances (Act 2) (12 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • Gioachino Rossini 1792–1868
    • La Cenerentola (6 mins)
      • Juan Diego Flórez tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Gaetano Donizetti 1797–1848
    • L'elisir d'amore – 'Una furtiva lagrima' (5 mins)
      • Juan Diego Flórez tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Jacques Offenbach 1819–1880
    • La belle Hélène – 'Au mont Ida' (5 mins)
      • Juan Diego Flórez tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Matinées musicales Matinées musicales Also known as: Matinées musicales, Op 24 (10 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Jonathan Dove b.1959
    • Our revels now are ended (8 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • INTERVAL
    • Ralph Vaughan Williams 1872–1958
    • Serenade to Music (11 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
      • Francesca Chiejina soprano
      • Eve Daniell soprano
      • Lauren Fagan soprano
      • Alison Rose soprano
      • Claire Barnett-Jones mezzo-soprano
      • Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano
      • Anna Harvey mezzo-soprano
      • Katie Stevenson mezzo-soprano
      • Trystan Llŷr Griffiths tenor
      • Oliver Johnston tenor
      • Joshua Owen Mills tenor
      • James Way tenor
      • Bragi Jónsson bass
      • Benjamin Lewis bass
      • James Newby bass
      • Bradley Travis bass
    • Gaetano Donizetti 1797–1848
    • La fille du régiment – 'Ah ! mes amis' (7 mins)
      • Juan Diego Flórez tenor
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Pomp and Circumstance March No 1 in D major, 'Land of Hope and Glory' (8 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
      arr. Wood (15 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Thomas Arne 1710–1778
    • Rule, Britannia! (arr. Sargent) Rule, Britannia! (arr. Sargent) Also known as: Rule, Britannia! (arr. Malcolm Sargent) (5 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Hubert Parry 1848–1918
    • Jerusalem (orch. Elgar) Jerusalem (orch. Elgar) Also known as: Jerusalem (orch. Edward Elgar) (3 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
    • Unknown
    • The National Anthem (arr. Britten) The National Anthem (arr. Britten) Also known as: The National Anthem (arr. Benjamin Britten) (3 mins)
      • BBC Symphony Chorus
      • BBC Symphony Orchestra
      • Sakari Oramo conductor
      • BBC Singers
    • Juan Diego Flórez tenor
    • Francesca Chiejina soprano
    • Eve Daniell soprano
    • Lauren Fagan soprano
    • Alison Rose soprano
    • Claire Barnett-Jones mezzo-soprano
    • Marta Fontanals-Simmons mezzo-soprano
    • Anna Harvey mezzo-soprano
    • Katie Stevenson mezzo-soprano
    • Trystan Llŷr Griffiths tenor
    • Oliver Johnston tenor
    • Joshua Owen Mills tenor
    • James Way tenor
    • Bragi Jónsson bass
    • Benjamin Lewis bass
    • James Newby bass
    • Bradley Travis bass
    • BBC Proms Youth Ensemble
    • BBC Singers
    • BBC Symphony Chorus
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Sakari Oramo conductor

    Tenor Juan Diego Flórez brings music by Verdi, Donizetti and Rossini to the Last Night. Also on the programme: Vaughan Williams’s Serenade to Music, Butterworth’s On the Banks of Green Willow and Britten’s Matinées musicales. Sakari Oramo conducts.

    Book tickets Seats £27 to £97 (plus booking fee)
  • Sat 10 Sep

    19:30 Glasgow Green
    Proms in the Park Scotland

    Join the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra conducted by Stephen Bell for a night of fabulous music on the banks of the River Clyde.

    Part of
    Book Tickets Tickets are £15.50, £7.50 concessions
  • Tue 13 Sep

    13:55 MediaCityUK Salford
    Elgar, Arnold & Foulds
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • The Wand of Youth, Suite No. 1, Op 1a (20 mins)
    • Malcolm Arnold 1921–2006
    • Horn Concerto No.1 (23 mins)
    • John Foulds 1880–1939
    • April-England (8 mins)
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • The Wand of Youth, Suite No. 2, Op 1b (17 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Michael Seal Conductor
    • Alec Frank-Gemmill Horn

    Guest conductor, Michael Seal, is joined by French horn player Alec Frank-Gemmill in a sparkling programme of orchestral showpieces

    Apply for Tickets Applications open 29 August - 4 September
  • Thu 15 Sep

    19:30 Hackney Empire
    Friday Night Is Music Night: Happy Birthday Maestro!

    Ken Bruce presents a special 80th birthday celebration for conductor and composer Carl Davis.

  • Thu 15 Sep

    19:45 St Mary's Church, Haddington
    Lammermuir Festival 2016
    • Ludwig van Beethoven 1770–1827
    • Violin Concerto in D major Violin Concerto in D major Also known as: Violin Concerto in D major, Op 61 (42 mins)
      • Liza Ferschtman violin
      • Ilan Volkov conductor
      • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Johannes Brahms 1833–1897
    • Symphony No 3 in F major Symphony No 3 in F major Also known as: Symphony No 3 in F major, Op 90 (35 mins)
      • Ilan Volkov conductor
      • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Liza Ferschtman violin
    • Ilan Volkov conductor
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

    Ilan Volkov conducts works by Rolf Riehm, Beethoven & Brahms

  • Fri 16 Sep

    13:55 MediaCityUK Salford
    Knussen, Elgar, Payne, Finzi & Britten
    • Oliver Knussen b.1952
    • The Way to Castle Yonder (8 mins)
    • Edward Elgar 1857–1934
    • Nursery Suite (23 mins)
    • Anthony Payne b.1936
    • Half-heard in the stillness (12 mins)
    • Gerald Finzi 1901–1956
    • Farewell to Arms (9 mins)
    • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • Sinfonia da Requiem Sinfonia da Requiem Also known as: Sinfonia da Requiem, Op 20 (19 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Andrew Gourlay Conductor
    • Robin Tritschler Tenor

    Andrew Gourlay is joined by Tenor, Robin Tritschler, for an afternoon full of music from British composers

    Apply for Tickets Applications open 29 August - 4 September
  • Fri 16 Sep

    19:30 St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
    English Renaissance Music
    • William Byrd 1540–1623
    • Laudibus in sanctis
    • Infelix ego
    • Robert White d.1574
    • Domine, quis habitabit III
    • Exaudiat te Dominus
    • William Byrd 1540–1623
    • Ne irascaris, Domine - Civitas sancti tui
    • The Great Service: Benedictus
    • William Mundy 1529–1591
    • Vox Patris caelestis
    • BBC Singers
    • Peter Phillips conductor

    Peter Phillips, director of The Tallis Scholars, conducts the BBC Singers in a programme of English renaissance polyphony featuring the works of three masters of the period: William Byrd, Robert White and William Mundy.

  • Sun 18 Sep

    15:00 His Majesty's Theatre, Aberdeen
    Sibelius Violin Concerto in Aberdeen
    • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka 1804–1857
    • Ruslan and Lyudmila – overture
      (Overture) (6 mins)
    • Jean Sibelius 1865–1957
    • Violin Concerto in D minor Violin Concerto in D minor Also known as: Violin Concerto in D minor, Op 47 (33 mins)
    • INTERVAL
    • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No 4 in F minor Symphony No 4 in F minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36 (43 mins)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Alexandra Soumm violin
    • Ben Gernon conductor

    Ben Gernon conducts works by Glinka, Sibelius & Tchaikovsky

  • Wed 21 Sep

    14:00 MediaCityUK Salford
    Márquez, Ginastera & Villa-Lobos
    • Arturo Márquez b.1950
    • Leyenda di Miliano (12 mins)
    • Alberto Ginastera 1916–1983
    • Variaciones concertantes (24 mins)
    • Heitor Villa‐Lobos 1887–1959
    • Bachianas brasileiras No.7 (27 mins)
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Alondra de la Parra Conductor
    • Stuart Flinders Presenter

    Presenter Stuart Flinders joins conductor Alondra de la Parra for the orchestra’s afternoon concert – a live broadcast for BBC Radio 3

    Apply for Tickets Applications open 5 - 11 September
  • Thu 22 Sep

    19:30 Glasgow City Halls
    Opening Night: Bruckner 9
    • Helen Grime b.1981
    • Helen Grime Two Eardley Pictures: Catterline in Winter
      (BBC Commission) (10 mins)
    • Anton Bruckner 1824–1896
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor
      (1887-96, unfinished) (ed. Benjamin-Gunnar Cohrs 2000, with performing version of Finale by Samale-Phillips-Cohrs-Mazzuca, 1985-2012) (81 mins)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Helen Grime and Bruckner

  • Fri 23 Sep

    19:30 Perth Concert Hall
    Perth Concert Series: BBC SSO
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat major (32 mins)
    • INTERVAL
    • Anton Bruckner 1824–1896
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor
      (1894) + completion of Finale (new critical edition by Benjamin-Gunnar Cohrs, Vienna 2000) (81 mins)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Imogen Cooper piano
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Mozart & Bruckner

  • Fri 23 Sep

    19:30 LSO St Luke’s, London
    Other Presences: The Music of Jonathan Harvey
    • Benjamin Britten 1913–1976
    • A.M.D.G. Op.17 (Ad Majorem Dei Gloriam)
    • Jonathan Harvey 1939–2012
    • Mortuos plango, vivos voco
    • I love the Lord
    • The Annunication
    • Other Presences
    • Forms of Emptiness
    • Wim Henderickx b.1962
    • Blossomings
      World Premiere
    • Jonathan Harvey 1939–2012
    • How could the soul not take flight
    • BBC Singers
    • Martyn Brabbins Conductor
    • Marco Blaauw trumpet
    • Sound Intermedia electronics

    Haunting, spiritual, ecstatic: Jonathan Harvey’s music blurs the boundaries between east and west, body and soul. Its lucid, bell-like resonances and pioneering use of electronics will take you on a journey into new and transformative worlds.

  • Sat 24 Sep

    19:30 The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
    Haydn's The Creation
    • Joseph Haydn 1732–1809
    • The Creation The Creation Also known as: Die Schöpfung, Hob XXI:2
    • BBC Philharmonic
    • Juanjo Mena conductor
    • Lucy Hall soprano
    • Ben Hulett tenor
    • Dietrich Henschel baritone
    • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus

    Haydn - Die Schöpfung (The Creation)

  • Sun 25 Sep

    15:00 Usher Hall, Edinburgh
    Bruckner 9 in Edinburgh
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1756–1791
    • Piano Concerto No 27 in B flat major (32 mins)
    • INTERVAL
    • Anton Bruckner 1824–1896
    • Symphony No 9 in D minor
      (ed. Benjamin-Gunnar Cohrs 2000, with performing version of Finale by Samale-Phillips-Cohrs-Mazzuca, 1985-2012) (81 mins)
    • BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
    • Imogen Cooper piano
    • Thomas Dausgaard conductor

    Thomas Dausgaard conducts works by Mozart & Bruckner in Edinburgh

  • Tue 27 Sep

    14:00 BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
    Welcome Xian Zhang
    • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Eugene Onegin - Polonaise Eugene Onegin - Polonaise Also known as: Eugene Onegin - Act III, Scene I. Polonaise
    • Samuel Barber 1910–1981
    • Violin Concerto Violin Concerto Also known as: Violin Concerto, Op 14
    • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky 1840–1893
    • Symphony No 4 in F minor Symphony No 4 in F minor Also known as: Symphony No 4 in F minor, Op 36
    • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
    • Xian Zhang Conductor
    • Chloë Hanslip Violin
  • Fri 30 Sep

    14:00 St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
    BBC Singers at St Paul's Knightsbridge
    • Iannis Xenakis 1922–2001
    • Nuits
    • Olivier Messiaen 1908–1992
    • O sacrum convivium
    • Felix Mendelssohn 1809–1847
    • 3 Psalms, Op 78
    • Kaija Saariaho b.1952
    • Nuits, adieux
    • Karin Rehnqvist b.1957
    • I himmelen
    • BBC Singers
    • Grete Pedersen conductor
    • Martin Handley presenter

    Norwegian conductor Grete Pedersen conducts the BBC Singers in a programme punctuated by Felix Mendelssohn’s 3 Psalm settings, and featuring Olivier Messiaen’s iconic setting of O Sacrum Convivium.