Seasons - 1991 season

Fri 19 July 1991 - Sat 14 Sept 1991

  • Prom 01 - First Night of the Proms 1991 - In the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales
    Fri 19 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Arthur Bliss - Three Jubilant Fanfares
    Edward Elgar - The Dream of Gerontius, Op 38

  • Prom 02
    Sat 20 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    William Walton - Crown Imperial
    Arthur Bliss - Concerto for Piano
    Malcolm Arnold - Concerto for Guitar, Op 67
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - Symphony No. 8 in D minor

  • Prom 03
    Sun 21 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes'
    Mark-Anthony Turnage - Some Days
    Edward Elgar - Symphony No. 1 in A flat major, Op 55

  • Prom 04
    Mon 22 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Claudio Monteverdi - Vespro della Beata Vergine

  • Prom 05
    Tue 23 July 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Luciano Berio - Coro
    Luciano Berio - Concerto II 'Echoing Curves'

  • Prom 06
    Tue 23 July 1991, 10.00pm

    David Bedford - Sun Paints Rainbows on the Vast Waves
    Gustav Holst - Hammersmith: Prelude and Scherzo, Op 52 (military band)
    Nicholas Maw - American Games
    Nikos Skalkottas - Greek Dances (version for wind ensemble)

  • Prom 07
    Wed 24 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    George Gershwin - Cuban Overture
    Leonard Bernstein - Symphony No. 2 'The Age of Anxiety'
    Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 2 in D major

  • Prom 08
    Thu 25 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 9 in D minor

  • Prom 09
    Fri 26 July 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Edward Elgar - In the South (Alassio)
    Robin Holloway - Concerto for Horn, Op 43
    Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 8 in G major

  • Prom 10
    Fri 26 July 1991, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    J. S. Bach - Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F major, BWV 1046
    Arcangelo Corelli - 12 Concerto grossi, Op 6
    J. S. Bach - Orchestral Suite No. 4 in D major, BWV 1069

  • Prom 11
    Sat 27 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade, Op 35
    Sergey Prokofiev - Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Overture '1812', Op 49

  • Prom 12
    Sun 28 July 1991, 7.30pm

    Malcolm Williamson - Overture 'Santiago de Espada'
    Aram Khachaturian - Concerto for Violin
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - The Sleeping Beauty, Op 66

  • Prom 13
    Mon 29 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Webern - Five Pieces, Op 10
    Gustav Mahler - Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (arr. Arnold Schoenberg)
    HK Gruber - Concerto for Cello
    York Höller - Improvisation sur le nom de Pierre Boulez
    Gustav Mahler - Kindertotenlieder
    Alfred Schnittke - Concerto for Piano and Strings

  • Prom 14
    Tue 30 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op 10
    Richard Strauss - Metamorphosen
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Serenade in D major 'Haffner', K 250

  • Prom 15
    Wed 31 July 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 9 in E flat major 'Jeunehomme', K 271
    Gustav Mahler - Das Lied von der Erde

  • Prom 16
    Thu 1 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Grace Williams - Sea Sketches
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Violin Concerto
    Sergey Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet, Suite No. 2, Op 64b
    Sergey Prokofiev - Romeo and Juliet – Suite No. 1, Op 64a

  • Prom 17
    Fri 2 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 32 in G major, K 318
    Michael Tippett - Concerto for Piano
    Richard Strauss - Ein Heldenleben, Op 40

  • Prom 18
    Sat 3 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    William Walton - Concerto for Viola
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 7 in C major, 'Leningrad', Op 60

  • Prom 19
    Sun 4 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Felix Mendelssohn - Elijah

  • Prom 20
    Mon 5 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 38 in D major 'Prague', K 504
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Requiem in D minor, K 626 (completed Duncan Druce)

  • Prom 21
    Tue 6 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Jean Sibelius - En Saga, Op 9
    Benjamin Britten - Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op 68
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op 92

  • Prom 22
    Wed 7 Aug 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Iannis Xenakis - Shaar
    Antonín Dvořák - Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 53
    Igor Stravinsky - Petrushka (1947 version)

  • Prom 23
    Wed 7 Aug 1991, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    David Sawer - Songs of Love and War
    Steve Reich - The Desert Music

  • Prom 24
    Thu 8 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Sinfonia da Requiem
    Witold Lutosławski - Chantefleurs et Chantefables
    Witold Lutosławski - Cello Concerto
    Béla Bartók - Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106

  • Prom 25
    Fri 9 Aug 1991, 7.30pm

    Robert Schumann - Overture, Scherzo and Finale, Op 52
    Magnus Lindberg - Kinetics
    Jean Sibelius - Pohjola's Daughter
    Jean Sibelius - Luonnotar, Op 70
    Jean Sibelius - 5 Songs, Op 38
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 10 in F sharp minor

  • Prom 26
    Sat 10 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Claude Debussy - Printemps (orch. Henri Büsser)
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
    Jean Sibelius - Lemminkäinen Suite, Op 22

  • Prom 27
    Sun 11 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Benjamin Britten - Cantata misericordium
    J. S. Bach - Concerto for Two Keyboards in C minor, BWV 1060 (arr. Max Schneider in D minor for oboe & violin)
    Lennox Berkeley - Divertimento in B flat major, Op 18
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mass in C major 'Credo Mass', K 257

  • Prom 28
    Mon 12 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Marche slave, Op 31
    Martin Butler - O Rio
    Liszt - Symphonic Poem No. 11 'Hunnenschlacht', S 105
    Sergey Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky - cantata

  • Prom 29
    Tue 13 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Edward Elgar - Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85
    Josef Suk - Asrael Symphony, Op 27

  • Prom 30
    Wed 14 Aug 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Henri Dutilleux - Mystère de l'Instant
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor
    Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in B minor, 'Pathétique'

  • Prom 31
    Wed 14 Aug 1991, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Rachmaninov - All-Night Vigil, Op 37

  • Prom 32
    Thu 15 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Hector Berlioz - Béatrice et Bénédict
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Concerto for piano, trumpet and strings (Piano Concerto No. 1)
    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 9 in C major 'Great', D 944

  • Prom 33
    Fri 16 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Antonín Dvořák - The Spectre's Bride, Op 69

  • Prom 34
    Sat 17 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Martin Dalby - The Mary Bean
    Felix Mendelssohn - Concerto for Piano No. 1 in G minor, Op 25
    Sergey Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 2 in E minor

  • Prom 35
    Sun 18 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Purcell - Hail, bright Cecilia, Z 328
    Georg Philipp Telemann - Overture (Suite) in C major 'Hamburger Ebb und Fluht', TWV 55:C3
    George Frideric Handel - Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351

  • Prom 36
    Mon 19 Aug 1991, 6.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Janet Owen Thomas - Rosaces
    J. S. Bach - Toccata and Fugue in D minor 'Dorian', BWV 538
    Brian Ferneyhough - Sieben Sterne
    Julius Reubke - Sonata for Organ in C minor on Psalm 94

  • Prom 37
    Mon 19 Aug 1991, 8.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Lawrence Leonard)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Vladimir Ashkenazy)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Lucien Cailliet)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Sergey Gorchakov)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Leon Leonardi)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Henry Wood)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Mikhail Tushmalov)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Leopold Stokowski)
    Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Maurice Ravel)

  • Prom 38
    Tue 20 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Robert Schumann - Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op 129
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor

  • Prom 39
    Wed 21 Aug 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Joseph Haydn - Symphony No. 47 in G major
    Brian Elias - Five Songs to Poems by Irina Ratushinskaya
    Johannes Brahms - Symphony No. 1 in C minor

  • Prom 40
    Wed 21 Aug 1991, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 29 in A major, K 201
    Webern - Five Pieces, Op 5 (string orchestra version)
    Josef Suk - Serenade in E flat major, Op 6

  • Prom 41
    Thu 22 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Prokofiev - The Fiery Angel, Op 37

  • Prom 42
    Fri 23 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Carl Maria von Weber - Euryanthe, J291
    Johannes Brahms - Violin Concerto in D major
    Béla Bartók - Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116

  • Prom 43
    Sat 24 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 8 in C minor, Op 65
    Claude Debussy - La mer
    Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin - Le poème de l'extase, Op 54

  • Prom 44
    Sun 25 Aug 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - La clemenza di Tito, K 621

  • Prom 45
    Mon 26 Aug 1991, 3.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Variations on the St Anthony Chorale, Op 56a
    Felix Mendelssohn - Concerto for Violin in E minor, Op 64
    Antonín Dvořák - 8 Slavonic Dances, Op 46

  • Prom 46
    Mon 26 Aug 1991, 8.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Johannes Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major
    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 4 in G major
    Rossini - William Tell

  • Prom 47
    Tue 27 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Egmont, Op 84
    Alban Berg - Sieben frühe Lieder
    Anton Bruckner - Symphony No. 7 in E major

  • Prom 48
    Wed 28 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Francis Poulenc - Gloria
    Bridge - Phantasm
    William Walton - Belshazzar's Feast

  • Prom 49
    Thu 29 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Michael Tippett - Concerto for Double String Orchestra
    Alexander Glazunov - Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op 82
    William Walton - Symphony No. 1 in B flat minor

  • Prom 50
    Fri 30 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Peter Paul Nash - Symphony
    Benjamin Britten - Serenade for tenor, horn and strings
    Sir Harrison Birtwistle - Earth Dances

  • Prom 51
    Sat 31 Aug 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Luigi Cherubini - Six pas redoublés et deux marches
    Félicien David - Nonet No. 2 in C minor
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'

  • Prom 52
    Sun 1 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Concerto for Piano No. 5 in E flat major 'Emperor', Op 73
    Dmitry Shostakovich - Symphony No. 10 in E minor, Op 93

  • Prom 53
    Mon 2 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Kodály - Dances of Galánta
    Henri Dutilleux - Symphony No. 2 'Le double'
    Richard Strauss - Also sprach Zarathustra

  • Prom 54
    Tue 3 Sept 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Bridge - Enter Spring
    Maurice Ravel - Piano Concerto in G major
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - A London Symphony (Symphony No. 2)

  • Prom 55 - Spanish Music of the Golden Age
    Tue 3 Sept 1991, 10.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Victoria - Motet 'O quam gloriosum est regnum'
    Victoria - Missa 'O quam gloriosum'
    Lobo - Ave Maria
    Juan Gutiérrez Padilla - Salve Regina
    Francisco Guerrero - Ave Virgo Sanctissima
    Francisco Guerrero - Regina caeli (a 8)
    Victoria - Motet 'Vidi speciosam'

  • Prom 56
    Wed 4 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sofia Gubaidulina - Offertorium
    Sergey Prokofiev - Symphony No. 5 in B flat major

  • Prom 57
    Thu 5 Sept 1991, 8.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Gustav Mahler - Symphony No. 9

  • Prom 58
    Fri 6 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Bridge - Overture 'Rebus'
    Michael Tippett - Byzantium
    Maurice Ravel - Daphnis and Chloe

  • Prom 59
    Sat 7 Sept 1991, 8.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op 93
    Hector Berlioz - Symphonie fantastique

  • Prom 60 - Children's Prom
    Sun 8 Sept 1991, 3.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Sergey Prokofiev - Winter Bonfire, Op 122
    Witold Lutosławski - Three Children's Songs (transcribed Pooler)
    Sergey Prokofiev - The Ugly Duckling, Op 18
    Benjamin Britten - Three Two-part Songs
    Sergey Prokofiev - Peter and the Wolf, Op 67

  • Prom 61
    Sun 8 Sept 1991, 8.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 31 in D major 'Paris', K 297
    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 6 in C major, D 589
    Antonín Dvořák - Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op 70

  • Prom 62
    Mon 9 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Felix Mendelssohn - Overture 'The Hebrides', Op 26
    Ludwig van Beethoven - Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op 60
    Reger - Variations and Fugue on a Theme of J. A. Hiller, Op 100

  • Prom 63
    Tue 10 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Franz Schubert - Symphony No. 3 in D major, D 200
    Hugh Wood - Concerto for Piano, Op 32
    Carl Nielsen - Symphony No. 5, FS97, Op 50

  • Prom 64
    Wed 11 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 297b (version for oboe, flute, bassoon and horn)
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Concerto for Piano No. 20 in D minor, K 466
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria 'Kommet her, ihr frechen Sünder', K 146
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria 'Vado, ma dove?', K 583
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Aria 'Voi avete un cor fedele', K 217
    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Symphony No. 41 in C major 'Jupiter', K 551

  • Prom 65
    Thu 12 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Igor Stravinsky - Symphony in C major
    Igor Stravinsky - Symphonie de psaumes
    Leonard Bernstein - Symphonic Dances from 'West Side Story'
    Leonard Bernstein - Chichester Psalms

  • Prom 66
    Fri 13 Sept 1991, 7.00pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Idomeneo, rè di Creta, K 366

  • Prom 67 - Last Night of the Proms 1991
    Sat 14 Sept 1991, 7.30pm, Royal Albert Hall

    Edward Elgar - Overture 'Cockaigne (In London Town)'
    Ralph Vaughan Williams - Toward the Unknown Region
    Frederick Delius - A Village Romeo and Juliet
    Richard Wagner - Götterdämmerung
    Arthur Bliss - Things to Come
    Alexander Borodin - Prince Igor
    Traditional - The Last Rose of Summer (arr. Sidonie Goossens)
    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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