Seasons - 1989 season

Fri 21 July 1989 - Sat 16 Sept 1989

  • Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1989
    Fri 21 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
    Igor Stravinsky - Oedipus rex

  • Prom 02
    Sat 22 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes'
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    Bedřich Smetana - Má vlast

  • Prom 03
    Sun 23 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Robert Schumann - Manfred, Op 115
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 3 in D minor

  • Prom 04
    Mon 24 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 102 in B flat major
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Horn No. 4 in E flat major, K 495
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 6 in F major 'Pastoral', Op 68

  • Prom 05
    Tue 25 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Markevitch - Icare
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 22 in E flat major, K 482
    Felix Mendelssohn - Symphony No. 3 in A minor 'Scottish', Op 56

  • Prom 06
    Wed 26 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Tōru Takemitsu - Orion and Pleiades
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4 in G major

  • Prom 07
    Thu 27 July 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Violin in D major, Op 61
    Richard Wagner - Tristan and Isolde
    Andrzej Panufnik - Sinfonia sacra

  • Prom 08
    Thu 27 July 1989, 10.00pm, Kensington Town Hall

    Chopin - Études, Op 10 (arr. Evelyn Glennie)
    Toshimitsu Tanaka - Two Movements for Marimba
    John McLeod - The Song of Dionysius
    Keiko Abe - Michi
    Paul Price - Exhibition Snare Drum Solo No. 1
    Paul Born Creston - Concertino for Marimba, Op 21 (version for marimba & piano)

  • Prom 09
    Fri 28 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Kodály - Psalmus hungaricus, Op 13
    Johannes Brahms - A German Requiem

  • Prom 10
    Sat 29 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Leonard Bernstein - Candide - overture
    Aaron Copland - Four Dance Episodes from 'Rodeo'
    George Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue
    Cole Porter - Kiss Me, Kate
    Cole Porter - From this Moment On
    Cole Porter - Jubilee
    Cole Porter - Born to Dance
    Cole Porter - Gay Divorce
    Cole Porter - Anything Goes
    George Gershwin - Lady, be Good!
    George Gershwin - Rosalie
    George Gershwin - Funny Face
    George Gershwin - The Goldwyn Follies
    George Gershwin - Oh, Kay!
    Kern - Roberta
    Kern - Roberta (film version)
    Harold Arlen - A Star is Born
    Harold Arlen - Free and Easy
    Arthur Schwartz - The Band Wagon (film version)
    Vincent Youmans - Great Day
    Herman Hupfeld - As time goes by

  • Prom 11
    Sun 30 July 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    George Frideric Handel - Orlando, HWV 31

  • Prom 12
    Mon 31 July 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 3 in F major
    Glière - Concerto for Coloratura Soprano
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Vladimir Ashkenazy)

  • Prom 13
    Tue 1 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Maurice Ravel - Le tombeau de Couperin
    Witold Lutosławski - Piano Concerto
    Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique

  • Prom 14
    Wed 2 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Bax - Tintagel
    William Walton - Concerto for Cello
    Richard Strauss - Ein Heldenleben, Op 40

  • Prom 15
    Thu 3 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Prokofiev - Symphony No. 1 in D major, 'Classical'
    Alfred Schnittke - Concerto for Viola
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'

  • Prom 16
    Fri 4 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Edward Elgar - In the South (Alassio)
    Gustav Mahler - Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen
    Maurice Ravel - Piano Concerto in G major
    Claude Debussy - La mer

  • Prom 17
    Fri 4 Aug 1989, 10.00pm, St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge

    John Blow - Venus and Adonis

  • Prom 18
    Sat 5 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Scherzo à la russe
    Jean Sibelius - Violin Concerto in D minor
    Gustav Holst - The Planets

  • Prom 19
    Sun 6 Aug 1989, 2.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Gilbert Vinter - Salute to Youth
    Gustav Holst - A Moorside Suite
    Sir Richard Rodney Bennett - The Flowers of the Forest
    Denis I Wright - Concerto for Cornet
    Derek Bourgeois - Blitz, Op 65
    Malcolm Arnold - The Padstow Lifeboat, Op 94

  • Prom 20
    Sun 6 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter
    Jean Sibelius - The Bard, Op 64
    Jean Sibelius - The Oceanides, Op 73
    Richard Wagner - Die Walküre

  • Prom 21
    Mon 7 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Mussorgsky - Khovanshchina (arr. Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov)
    Lyell Cresswell - Speak for us, great sea
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in B flat major, Op 19
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 2 in C minor, 'Little Russian'

  • Prom 22
    Tue 8 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550
    Alban Berg - Concerto for Violin
    Webern - Cantata No. 2, Op 31
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mass in C major 'Coronation', K 317

  • Prom 23
    Wed 9 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op 21
    James Wood - Oreion (of mountains...)
    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor

  • Prom 24
    Wed 9 Aug 1989, 10.00pm, Kensington Town Hall

    Maurice Ravel - Introduction et allegro
    Rupert Bawden - Ultima Scena
    Gabriel Fauré - Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, Op 15

  • Prom 25
    Thu 10 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Michael Tippett - Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli
    Antonio Vivaldi - Gloria in D major, RV 589
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending
    J. S. Bach - Magnificat in D major, BWV 243

  • Prom 26
    Fri 11 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Olivier Messiaen - Des canyons aux étoiles...

  • Prom 27
    Sat 12 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K 551
    Richard Strauss - Vier Letzte Lieder
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 4 in E minor

  • Prom 28
    Sun 13 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Daniel Purcell - The Judgment of Paris
    John Weldon - The Judgment of Paris
    John Eccles - The Judgment of Paris

  • Prom 29
    Mon 14 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Liszt - Piano Sonata in B minor
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'

  • Prom 30
    Tue 15 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    John McCabe - Fire at Durilgai
    Richard Strauss - Concerto for Oboe in D major
    Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op 39

  • Prom 31
    Wed 16 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Alban Berg - Three Fragments from 'Wozzeck'
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 6 in A minor

  • Prom 32 - 'A quattro violini' - music for four violins
    Wed 16 Aug 1989, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Giovanni Legrenzi - 16 Sonatas, Op 8
    Giovanni Legrenzi - 16 Sonatas, Op 10
    Georg Philipp Telemann - Concerto for Four Violins without Basso continuo in G major, TWV 40:201
    Georg Philipp Telemann - Sonata (Concerto) for Four Violins without Basso continuo in C major, TWV 40:203
    Jacques Aubert - 6 Concertos for Four Violins, Op 17
    Leonardo Leo - Concerto for Four Violins in D major

  • Prom 33
    Thu 17 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Béla Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106
    Sir Harrison Birtwistle - Endless Parade
    Igor Stravinsky - L' oiseau de feu

  • Prom 34
    Fri 18 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arvo Pärt - Symphony No. 3
    Felix Mendelssohn - Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op 64
    Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 2 in D major

  • Prom 35
    Sat 19 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Jean Sibelius - Lemminkäinen Suite, Op 22
    Edvard Grieg - Piano Concerto in A minor
    Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 5, FS97, Op 50

  • Prom 36
    Sun 20 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Rossini - La Cenerentola
    Benjamin Britten - Our Hunting Fathers, Op 8
    Benjamin Britten - Soirées musicales, Op 9
    Sergey Prokofiev - Cinderella, Op 87

  • Prom 37
    Mon 21 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op 36
    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944

  • Prom 38
    Tue 22 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Paul Dukas - L' apprenti sorcier
    Honegger - Symphony No. 3 'Liturgique'
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 4 in F minor

  • Prom 39
    Wed 23 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Richard Strauss - Don Juan
    Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
    Arne Nordheim - Nachruf
    Igor Stravinsky - Petrushka (1911 version)

  • Prom 40
    Wed 23 Aug 1989, 10.00pm, Kensington Town Hall

    Franz Schreker - Der Wind
    Paul Hindemith - Der Dämon, Op 28 (suite)
    Arnold Schoenberg - Pierrot lunaire, Op 21

  • Prom 41
    Thu 24 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Aaron Copland - Quiet City
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 24 in C minor, K 491
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op 55

  • Prom 42
    Fri 25 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Henri Dutilleux - Métaboles
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto
    Robert Schumann - Symphony No. 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish', Op 97

  • Prom 43
    Sat 26 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 1 in G minor 'Winter Daydreams'
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in C minor, Op 18
    Maurice Ravel - La valse

  • Prom 44
    Sun 27 Aug 1989, 3.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Overture 'Le carnaval romain', Op. 9
    Tōru Takemitsu - To the edge of dream
    Claude Debussy - Images
    Joaquín Rodrigo - Concierto de Aranjuez
    Ottorino Respighi - Pines of Rome

  • Prom 45
    Sun 27 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 8 in C minor (1890 version, ed. Nowak)

  • Prom 46
    Mon 28 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - La damnation de Faust, Op 24

  • Prom 47
    Tue 29 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Traditional - North Indian Classical Music

  • Prom 48
    Tue 29 Aug 1989, 8.00pm, St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge

    Kodály - An Ode for Music
    Sir Harrison Birtwistle - On the Sheer Threshold of the Night
    William Byrd - Come, woeful Orpheus
    Hans Werner Henze - Orpheus Behind the Wire

  • Prom 49
    Wed 30 Aug 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus, Op 43
    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
    Hector Berlioz - Les Troyens
    Michael Tippett - Symphony No. 4

  • Prom 50
    Thu 31 Aug 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Le nozze di Figaro, K492

  • Prom 51
    Fri 1 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
    Paul Hindemith - Symphony 'Mathis der Maler'
    Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto in D major

  • Prom 52
    Sat 2 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka - Ruslan and Lyudmila
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Fantasy-Overture 'Romeo and Juliet'
    Johann II Strauss - Kaiser-Walzer, Op 437
    Josef Strauss - Feuerfest! - polka, Op 269
    Franz Lehár - Die lustige Witwe
    Johann II Strauss - Egyptischer, Op 335
    Johann II Strauss - Champagne Polka, Op 211
    Emmerich Kálmán - Gräfin Mariza
    Johann II Strauss - Unter Donner und Blitz - quick polka, Op 324
    Johann II Strauss - By the Beautiful Blue Danube – waltz

  • Prom 53 - Marking the 50th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War
    Sun 3 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Sinfonia da Requiem
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 7

  • Prom 54
    Mon 4 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Oliver Knussen - Flourish with Fireworks, Op 22
    Claude Debussy - Prélude à L'après-midi d'un faune
    Minna Keal - Symphony, Op 3
    John Tavener - The Protecting Veil
    Mussorgsky - Intermezzo in modo classico (orchestral version)
    Igor Stravinsky - Chant du rossignol

  • Prom 55
    Tue 5 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Prokofiev - Scythian Suite, Op 20
    Sergey Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor
    Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade, Op 35

  • Prom 56
    Wed 6 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

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

  • Prom 57
    Thu 7 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
    Alun Hoddinott - Star Children, Op 135
    Edward Elgar - 'Enigma' Variations

  • Prom 58
    Fri 8 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 8 in B minor, 'Unfinished', D 759
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 9 in D minor

  • Prom 59 - EMAS tenth-anniversary concert
    Fri 8 Sept 1989, 10.15pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Jonathan Harvey - Ricercare una melodia
    Alejandro Viñao - Son Entero
    Salvatore Sciarrino - Come vengono prodotti gli incantesimi? (original version)
    Denis Smalley - Pentes
    Javier Alvarez - Temazcal

  • Prom 60
    Sat 9 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Antonín Dvořák - Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op 104
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 2 in E flat major, Op 63

  • Prom 61
    Sun 10 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 43 in E flat major 'Mercury'
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, K595
    Sir Peter Maxwell Davies - Symphony No. 4

  • Prom 62
    Mon 11 Sept 1989, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Mussorgsky - A Night on the Bare Mountain (orch. Rimsky-Korsakov)
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Suite on Verses of Michelangelo Buonarroti, Op 145a
    Richard Strauss - Also sprach Zarathustra

  • Prom 63
    Mon 11 Sept 1989, 10.00pm, Kensington Town Hall

    Dominic Muldowney - Un Carnaval cubiste
    John Tavener - Trisagion
    Einojuhani Rautavaara - Playgrounds for Angels
    Gordon Crosse - Peace, Op 53
    Witold Lutosławski - Variations on a Theme of Paganini (arr. Roger Harvey)

  • Prom 64
    Tue 12 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 1 in C minor
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 6 in B minor

  • Prom 65
    Wed 13 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Carl Maria von Weber - Der Freischütz
    Chopin - Concerto for Piano No. 2 in F minor, Op 21
    Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 9 in E minor, 'From the New World', Op 95

  • Prom 66
    Thu 14 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Missa solemnis

  • Prom 67
    Fri 15 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Der Schauspieldirektor, K 486
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Rondo in C major, K 373
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mitridate, rè di Ponto, K 87
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria 'Voi avete un cor fedele', K 217
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Exsultate, jubilate, K 165
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 39 in E flat major, K 543

  • Prom 68 - Last Night of the Proms 1989
    Sat 16 Sept 1989, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Overture 'Le corsaire'
    Camille Saint-Saëns - Concerto for Violin No. 3 in B minor, Op 61
    Bizet - Carmen, Suite No. 1
    Bizet - Carmen – Suite No. 2
    Eric Coates - London Everyday
    Camille Saint-Saëns - Samson et Dalila
    Frederick Delius - Summer Night on the River
    Edward Elgar - Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major ('Land of Hope and Glory')
    Henry Wood - Fantasia on British Sea-Songs
    Arne - Rule, Britannia!
    Hubert Parry - Jerusalem

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