Seasons - 1971 season

Fri 23 July 1971 - Sat 18 Sept 1971

  • Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1971
    Fri 23 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 8 in E flat major 'Symphony of a Thousand'

  • Prom 02
    Sat 24 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 6 in D minor, Op 104
    Edvard Grieg - Piano Concerto in A minor
    Bernard Naylor - Scenes and Prophecies
    Edward Elgar - 'Enigma' Variations

  • Prom 03
    Mon 26 July 1971, 7.00pm, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

    Mussorgsky - Boris Godunov

  • Prom 55
    Mon 26 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Heinrich Schütz - Domini est terra, SWV 476
    Giovanni Gabrieli - O magnum mysterium
    Heinrich Schütz - Es erhub sich ein Streit im Himmel, SWV A11
    Claudio Monteverdi - Gloria in excelsis Deo 'concertata', SV 258
    Heinrich Schütz - Ach Herr, du Schöpfer aller Ding, SWV 450
    Heinrich Schütz - Psalm 111 'Ich danke dem Herrn', SWV 34
    Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach - Magnificat in D major, W 215

  • Prom 04
    Tue 27 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 26 in E flat major, K 184
    Felix Mendelssohn - Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op 64
    Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde

  • Prom 05
    Wed 28 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Grosse Fuge, Op 133 (string orchestra version)
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in B flat major, Op 19
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
    Carl Ruggles - Sun-treader
    Charles Ives - Orchestral Set No. 2
    Roger Sessions - Rhapsody for orchestra

  • Prom 06
    Thu 29 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 in E flat major, 'Eroica', Op 55
    Hector Berlioz - Te Deum, Op 22

  • Prom 07
    Fri 30 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Pulcinella
    Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto in D major
    Igor Stravinsky - L' oiseau de feu (1910 suite)

  • Prom 08
    Sat 31 July 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D 485
    Michael Tippett - The Midsummer Marriage
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
    Richard Wagner - Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg

  • Prom 09 - Arthur Bliss Eightieth Birthday Concert
    Mon 2 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arthur Bliss - Things to Come
    Arthur Bliss - The Enchantress
    Arthur Bliss - Music for Strings
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op 55

  • Prom 10
    Tue 3 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Claude Debussy - Images
    Pierre Boulez - Éclat/Multiples
    Maurice Ravel - Shéhérazade
    Igor Stravinsky - Petrushka (1911 version)

  • Prom 11
    Wed 4 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Così fan tutte, K 588

  • Prom 12
    Thu 5 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Robert Schumann - Manfred, Op 115
    Hector Berlioz - Les nuits d'été, Op 7
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9

  • Prom 13
    Fri 6 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Francesco Cavalli - La Calisto

  • Prom 14
    Sat 7 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    George Frideric Handel - Samson, HWV 57
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K 495
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 73
    Igor Stravinsky - Eight Instrumental Miniatures
    Chopin - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in F minor, Op 21
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Marche slave, Op 31

  • Prom 15
    Mon 9 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op 36
    Thea Musgrave - Horn Concerto
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'

  • Prom 16
    Tue 10 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Richard Wagner - Siegfried

  • Prom 17
    Wed 11 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Gustav Holst - A Fugal Concerto, Op 40.2
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Violin in D major, Op 61
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - A London Symphony (Symphony No. 2)

  • Prom 18
    Thu 12 Aug 1971, 7.00pm

    Roberto Gerhard - Libra
    J. S. Bach - Concerto for Violin in E major, BWV 1042
    Roger Smalley - Beat Music
    Igor Stravinsky - Histoire du soldat
    Michael Tippett - Songs for Dov
    Luciano Berio - Laborintus II

  • Prom 19
    Fri 13 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ralph Vaughan Williams - Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
    Iain Hamilton - Concerto for Piano
    Gustav Holst - The Planets

  • Prom 20
    Sat 14 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 85 in B flat major 'La reine'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 22 in E flat major, K 482
    Josef Strauss - Sphären-Klänge - waltz, Op 235
    Franz Lehár - Giuditta
    Franz Lehár - Die lustige Witwe
    Franz Lehár - Gold und Silber - waltz, Op 79
    Johann II Strauss - Explosions-Polka, Op 43
    Johann II Strauss - Pizzicato Polka
    Richard Heuberger - Der Opernball, Op 40
    Johann II Strauss - Wiener Blut (operetta)
    Johann II Strauss - Kaiser-Walzer, Op 437
    Johann II Strauss - Perpetuum mobile, Op 257

  • Prom 21
    Mon 16 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 3 in D minor

  • Prom 22
    Tue 17 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Giuseppe Verdi - Requiem

  • Prom 23
    Wed 18 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    William Walton - Improvisations on an Impromptu of Benjamin Britten
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 2 in C minor

  • Prom 24
    Thu 19 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 14, Op 135
    Benjamin Britten - Spring Symphony

  • Prom 25
    Fri 20 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Giacomo Fogliano - L'amor dona ch'io te porto
    Anonymous - Dios te salve, cruz preciosa
    Tomás Santa María - Fantasia
    Alonso Dalua - Ut queant laxis
    Alonso [first name not known] - La tricotea samartin la vea
    Diego Ortiz - Trattado de glosas
    Anonymous - Guarda, dona, el mio tormento
    Pedro Escobar - Virgen bendita sin par
    Anonymous - Jancu, Janto
    Michael Praetorius - Dances from 'Terpsichore'
    Josquin des Prez - Motet 'Ave Maria...virgo serena' (a 4)
    Josquin des Prez - Motet 'Ave Maria...virgo serena' (a 6)
    Anonymous - Veni sancte Spiritus
    Josquin des Prez - Motet 'Veni sancte Spiritus' (a 6)
    Claudio Monteverdi - Beatus vir [I] 'concertato', SV 268
    Claudio Monteverdi - Adoramus te Christe, SV 289
    Claudio Monteverdi - O ciechi ciechi, SV 252
    Claudio Monteverdi - Laetatus sum, SV 198 (a 6)
    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G major, BWV 1049

  • Prom 26
    Sat 21 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Te Deum No. 2 in C major, Hob. XXIIIc:2
    Robert Schumann - Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op 54
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Overture 'Leonore' No. 3, Op 72b
    Edmund Rubbra - Veni Creator Spiritus, Op 130
    Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95

  • Prom 27
    Mon 23 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 version)
    Béla Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
    Alban Berg - Sieben frühe Lieder
    Webern - Six Pieces, Op 6
    Claude Debussy - La mer

  • Prom 28
    Tue 24 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Mass
    J. S. Bach - Goldberg Variations
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem in D minor, K 626 (completed Franz Süssmayr )

  • Prom 29
    Wed 25 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 92 in G major 'Oxford'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Adagio in E major, K 261
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo in C major, K 373
    Igor Stravinsky - Concerto for Violin in D major
    Johannes Brahms - Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K 551

  • Prom 30
    Thu 26 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Westminster Cathedral

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Missa solemnis

  • Prom 31
    Thu 26 Aug 1971, 9.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Karlheinz Stockhausen - Mantra
    Traditional - Raga Shree
    Traditional - Raga Bhopali

  • Prom 32
    Fri 27 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Tragic Overture
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 17 in G major, K 453
    Franz Schubert - Fantasie in C major 'Wandererfantasie', D 760
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 5 in C minor

  • Prom 33
    Sat 28 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arthur Sullivan - Patience
    Arthur Sullivan - Ruddigore
    Arthur Sullivan - The Gondoliers
    Arthur Sullivan - The Sorcerer
    Arthur Sullivan - Iolanthe

  • Prom 34
    Mon 30 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 77 in B flat major
    Joseph Haydn - Mass in D minor 'Nelsonmesse', Hob. XXII:11
    Joseph Haydn - Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, Hob. VIIe:1
    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 102 in B flat major

  • Prom 35
    Tue 31 Aug 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Chant du rossignol
    Arnold Schoenberg - Concerto for Piano, Op 42
    Béla Bartók - Duke Bluebeard's Castle, Sz 48, Op 11

  • Prom 36
    Wed 1 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Cantata No. 11, 'Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen' 'Ascension Oratorio', BWV 11
    J. S. Bach - Motet 'Jesu, meine Freude', BWV 227
    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046
    J. S. Bach - Magnificat in D major, BWV 243

  • Prom 37
    Thu 2 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Fantasia in C minor, Op 80
    Michael Tippett - Symphony No. 1
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73

  • Prom 38
    Fri 3 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Sonatina for Violin and Piano in A minor, D 385
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Sonata for Violin and Piano in C minor, Op 30.2
    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944

  • Prom 39
    Sat 4 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 4 in A major 'Italian', Op 90
    William Walton - Concerto for Viola
    Gustav Mahler - Des Knaben Wunderhorn
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68

  • Prom 40
    Sun 5 Sept 1971, 3.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - St Matthew Passion, BWV 244

  • Prom 41
    Mon 6 Sept 1971, 7.30pm

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 64 in A major 'Tempora mutantur'
    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op 92

  • Prom 42
    Mon 6 Sept 1971, 9.00pm, Round House, The

    Olivier Messiaen - Sept haïkaï
    Justin Connolly - Cinquepaces, Op 5
    György Ligeti - Aventures
    György Ligeti - Nouvelles aventures
    George Newson - Arena

  • Prom 43
    Tue 7 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 4 in G major, Op 58
    Olivier Messiaen - Poèmes pour Mi
    Hector Berlioz - La damnation de Faust, Op 24

  • Prom 44
    Wed 8 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Purcell - The Fairy Queen, Z 629 (arr. Benjamin Britten and Imogen Holst)

  • Prom 45
    Thu 9 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor
    Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique

  • Prom 46
    Fri 10 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Alexander Borodin - Prince Igor
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto
    Sergey Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major

  • Prom 47
    Sat 11 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Purcell - Abdelazer, Z 570
    Gustav Holst - Capriccio
    Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
    Benjamin Britten - The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra
    Alan Rawsthorne - Medieval Diptych
    William Walton - Belshazzar's Feast

  • Prom 48
    Sun 12 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical'
    Chopin - Concerto for Piano No. 1 in E minor, Op 11
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 1 in C minor

  • Prom 49
    Mon 13 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - The Sleeping Beauty, Op 66
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Francesca da Rimini
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 5 in D minor

  • Prom 50
    Tue 14 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 38 in D major 'Prague', K 504
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor
    Malcolm Arnold - Symphony No. 6, Op 95
    J. S. Bach - Prelude and Fugue in E flat major 'St Anne', BWV 552

  • Prom 51
    Wed 15 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished', D 759
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria with recitative 'Ch'io mi scordi di te?...Non temer, amato bene', K 505
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major

  • Prom 52
    Thu 16 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Alexander Borodin - Symphony No. 2 in B minor
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    Igor Stravinsky - Le sacre du printemps
    Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka - Ruslan and Lyudmila

  • Prom 53
    Fri 17 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
    Igor Stravinsky - Requiem Canticles
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'

  • Prom 54 - Last Night of the Proms 1971
    Sat 18 Sept 1971, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Les Troyens
    Hector Berlioz - La damnation de Faust, Op 24
    Liszt - Piano Concerto No. 2 in A major
    Benjamin Britten - Cantata Academica, Op 62
    Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
    William Walton - Façade, Suite No. 2
    William Walton - Façade, Suite No. 1
    Malcolm Williamson - The Stone Wall
    Hubert Parry - Jerusalem
    Anonymous - National Anthem

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