Seasons - 1969 season

Fri 18 July 1969 - Sat 13 Sept 1969

  • Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1969 - Henry Wood Centenary Concert
    Fri 18 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Grande messe des morts, Op 5

  • Prom 02
    Sat 19 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
    Frederick Delius - Violin Concerto
    Roberto Gerhard - Alegrías (suite)
    Manuel de Falla - Nights in the Gardens of Spain
    Maurice Ravel - Boléro

  • Prom 03 - Prince Albert 150th Anniversary Concert in the presence of H.R.H The Duke of Edinburgh
    Mon 21 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arthur Bliss - A Royal Fanfare - Tribute to Prince Albert's 150th Anniversary
    Anonymous - National Anthem
    George Frideric Handel - Water Music Suite No. 1 in F major, HWV 348
    Joseph Haydn - Sinfonia Concertante in B flat major, Hob. I:105
    Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 2 in B flat major 'Lobgesang', Op 52

  • Prom 04
    Tue 22 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
    Igor Stravinsky - Concerto for piano and wind instruments
    Luciano Berio - Sinfonia
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b

  • Prom 05
    Wed 23 July 1969, 7.15pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Mass in B minor, BWV 232

  • Prom 06
    Thu 24 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Roberto Gerhard - Symphony No. 4 'New York'
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
    Igor Stravinsky - Le sacre du printemps

  • Prom 07
    Fri 25 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - La clemenza di Tito, K 621
    Arnold Cooke - Ce moys de may
    Antonín Dvořák - Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op 104
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 4 in E minor

  • Prom 08
    Sat 26 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Robert Schumann - Genoveva, Op 81
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria with recitative 'Misero! o sogno...Aura che intorni spiri', K 431
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
    Maurice Ravel - Valses nobles et sentimentales (orchestral version)
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Fantasy-Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'

  • Prom 09
    Mon 28 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 35 in D major, K385, 'Haffner'
    Arnold Schoenberg - Concerto for Violin, Op 36
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55

  • Prom 10
    Tue 29 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    John Dunstaple - Veni Sancte Spiritus et emitte/Veni Sancte Spiritus et infunde/Veni Creator Spiritus mentes tuorum
    William Byrd - The Queen's Alman
    Purcell - Now does the glorious day appear, Z 332
    Alan Bush - Scherzo, Op 68
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op 55

  • Prom 11
    Wed 30 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 4 in C minor 'Tragic', D 417
    Sir Richard Rodney Bennett - Concerto for Piano No. 1
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 5 in E minor

  • Prom 12
    Thu 31 July 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Béatrice et Bénédict

  • Prom 13
    Fri 1 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049
    Igor Stravinsky - Renard
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
    John Tavener - The Whale

  • Prom 14
    Sat 2 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - 3 Marches militaires, D 733 (orch. Carl Tausig)
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Bassoon in B flat major, K 191
    Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
    Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 1 in E flat major
    Igor Stravinsky - Petrushka (1947 version)

  • Prom 15
    Mon 4 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Felix Mendelssohn - Octet in E flat major, Op 20
    Lennox Berkeley - Magnificat, Op 71
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 1 in C minor

  • Prom 16
    Tue 5 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Don Giovanni, K 527

  • Prom 17
    Wed 6 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Traditional - La Spagna
    Guillaume Dufay - Donnés l'assault a la fortresse
    Guillaume Dufay - Adieu m'amour, adieu ma joye
    Guillaume Dufay - Adieu ces bons vins de Lannoys
    Guillaume Dufay - Mon cuer me fait tous dis penser
    Guillaume Dufay - Resvelliés vous et faites chiere lye
    Olivier Messiaen - Turangalîla Symphony

  • Prom 18
    Thu 7 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68
    Wilfrid Mellers - Yeibichai
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73

  • Prom 19
    Fri 8 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Die Zauberharfe, D 644
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major
    William Walton - Partita
    Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op 52

  • Prom 20
    Sat 9 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 83 in G minor 'La poule'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Violin No. 5 in A major 'Turkish', K 219
    Johann II Strauss - Die Fledermaus, Op 362
    Johann II Strauss - Kaiser-Walzer, Op 437
    Johann II Strauss - Tritsch-Tratsch - polka, Op 214
    Johann II Strauss - Perpetuum mobile, Op 257
    Johann II Strauss - Rosen aus dem Süden - waltz, Op 388
    Richard Strauss - Der Rosenkavalier, Suite (arrangement attributed to Artur Rodzińsky)

  • Prom 21
    Mon 11 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op 43
    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944

  • Prom 22
    Tue 12 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Overture in C major 'In the Italian Style', D 591
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 4 in G major, Op 58
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 9 in D minor

  • Prom 23
    Wed 13 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Guillaume Machaut - Messe de Nostre Dame
    Claudio Monteverdi - Magnificat [I], SV 281
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Masonic Funeral Music, K477
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor
    Richard Wagner - Tannhäuser

  • Prom 24
    Thu 14 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 32 in G major, K 318
    Alexander Goehr - Three Pieces from 'Arden Must Die', Op 21a
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 2 in C minor, 'Resurrection'

  • Prom 25
    Fri 15 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
    Igor Stravinsky - Mavra
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Quintet for Piano and Wind in E flat major, K 452
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 in C minor

  • Prom 26
    Sat 16 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Purcell - Abdelazer, Z 570
    Arthur Bliss - Concerto for Two Pianos (version for three hands)
    Edward Elgar - 'Enigma' Variations
    Frederick Delius - A Dance Rhapsody No. 1
    Malcolm Arnold - Concerto for two pianos (three hands)
    William Walton - Façade, Suite No. 1
    William Walton - Façade, Suite No. 2
    Benjamin Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

  • Prom 27
    Mon 18 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Overture 'Die Weihe des Hauses', Op 124
    Robert Schumann - Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op 54
    Michael Tippett - Sonata for Four Horns
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op 63

  • Prom 28
    Tue 19 Aug 1969, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Giuseppe Verdi - I vespri siciliani – 'À toi que j'ai chérie'

  • Prom 29
    Wed 20 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3 in D major, D 200
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364
    Hector Berlioz - Harold en Italie, Op 16

  • Prom 30
    Thu 21 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Claude Debussy - Trois chansons de Charles d'Orléans
    Igor Stravinsky - Histoire du Soldat (grande suite)
    David Bedford - Two Poems
    Béla Bartók - Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, Sz 110
    Karlheinz Stockhausen - Mikrophonie II
    Karlheinz Stockhausen - Gesang der Jünglinge

  • Prom 31
    Fri 22 Aug 1969, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    George Frideric Handel - Semele, HWV 58

  • Prom 32
    Sat 23 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arthur Sullivan - Patience
    Arthur Sullivan - The Sorcerer
    Arthur Sullivan - Iolanthe
    Arthur Sullivan - HMS Pinafore
    Arthur Sullivan - Utopia Limited
    Arthur Sullivan - The Gondoliers

  • Prom 33
    Mon 25 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Giuseppe Verdi - Requiem

  • Prom 34
    Tue 26 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
    Hugh Wood - Concerto for Cello, Op 12
    Gustav Holst - The Planets

  • Prom 35
    Wed 27 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
    J. S. Bach - Motet 'Komm, Jesu, komm!', BWV 229
    J. S. Bach - Concerto for Keyboard in A major, BWV 1055
    J. S. Bach - Cantata No. 202, 'Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten' 'Wedding Cantata', BWV 202
    J. S. Bach - Musikalisches Opfer, BWV 1079 (orch. George Malcolm)
    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050

  • Prom 36
    Thu 28 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ralph Vaughan Williams - In the Fen Country
    Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
    Sir Peter Maxwell Davies - Worldes Blis
    William Walton - Belshazzar's Feast

  • Prom 37
    Fri 29 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished', D 759
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 7

  • Prom 38
    Sat 30 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Alexander Borodin - Prince Igor
    Claude Debussy - Danse sacrée et danse profane
    Chopin - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in F minor, Op 21
    Giuseppe Verdi - Otello
    Ernest Chausson - Poème, Op. 25
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor

  • Prom 39
    Sun 31 Aug 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 25 in G minor, K 183
    Benjamin Britten - Children's Crusade, Op 82
    Benjamin Britten - The Golden Vanity, Op 78
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'

  • Prom 40
    Mon 1 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - An die Musik, D 547
    Franz Schubert - Du liebst mich nicht, D 756
    Franz Schubert - Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D 774
    Franz Schubert - Als ich sie erröten sah, D 153
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 16 in D major, K 451
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
    Joseph Haydn - Mass in D minor 'Nelsonmesse', Hob. XXII:11

  • Prom 41
    Tue 2 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Voyevoda, Op 78
    Felix Mendelssohn - Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op 64
    Benjamin Britten - Sinfonia da Requiem
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op 13

  • Prom 42
    Wed 3 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Clarinet Quintet in A major, K 581
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1890 version, ed. Nowak)

  • Prom 43
    Thu 4 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 82 in C major 'The Bear'
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Violin in D major, Op 61
    Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 4, 'Inextinguishable'

  • Prom 44
    Fri 5 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Béla Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
    Pierre Boulez - Pli selon pli

  • Prom 45
    Sat 6 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Bedřich Smetana - The Bartered Bride
    Bedřich Smetana - Má vlast
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in B flat major, Op 19
    Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95

  • Prom 46
    Sun 7 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Edward Elgar - Introduction and Allegro, Op 47
    Gustav Mahler - Kindertotenlieder
    Antonín Dvořák - 10 Biblical Songs
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op 92

  • Prom 47
    Mon 8 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Overture in D major 'In the Italian Style', D 590
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, K595
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 6 in A major

  • Prom 48
    Tue 9 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Martinů - Symphony No. 6 'Fantaisies symphoniques', H 343
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor

  • Prom 49
    Wed 10 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Overture 'Le corsaire'
    Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto in D major
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 in D minor

  • Prom 50
    Thu 11 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Claudio Monteverdi - Dixit Dominus [II], SV 264
    Claudio Monteverdi - Currite, populi, SV 297
    Claudio Monteverdi - Laudate Dominum omnes gentes [III], SV 274
    Claudio Monteverdi - Nisi Dominus [II], SV 201
    Claudio Monteverdi - Ego flos campi, SV 301
    Claudio Monteverdi - Confitebor tibi Domine [III], SV 267
    Claudio Monteverdi - Beatus vir [I] 'concertato', SV 268
    Claudio Monteverdi - Orfeo

  • Prom 51
    Fri 12 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    George Frideric Handel - Concerto for Organ in D minor, HWV 309, Op 7.4
    Igor Stravinsky - Symphonie de psaumes
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'

  • Prom 52 - Last Night of the Proms 1969
    Sat 13 Sept 1969, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    William Walton - Capriccio burlesco
    Richard Strauss - Concerto for Horn No. 1 in E flat major, Op 11
    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 97 in C major
    Edward Elgar - Overture 'Cockaigne (In London Town)'
    Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
    Henry Wood - Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
    Hubert Parry - Jerusalem
    Anonymous - National Anthem

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