Proms 2019
11 Sep 1939, Queen's Hall
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Proms 1939 Prom 26

Prom 26
20:00 Mon 11 Sep 1939 Queen's Hall

Programme

      • Tristan and IsoldePrelude (with Wagner's concert-ending) Act 1
      • SiegfriedNo. 16 Nothung! Nothung! Neidliches Schwert! Act 1 Scene 3
      • SiegfriedNo. 17c Schmiede, mein Hammer Act 1 Scene 3
      • ParsifalGood Friday Music (concert version) Act 3 Scene 1
      • LohengrinNo. 4 Einsam in trüben Tagen Act 1 Scene 2
      • GötterdämmerungSong of the Rhine Daughters (abridged concert version) Act 3 Scene 1
      • The Mastersingers of NurembergNo. 36 Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn! Act 3 Scene 1
      • The Mastersingers of NurembergNo. 23b Was duftet doch der Flieder Act 2 Scene 3
      • The Flying DutchmanOverture
      • The Children of Lir
      • The Maid of PskovOverture

Performers

About this event

Following Hitler's invasion of Poland on 1st September, wartime arrangements for broadcasting came into force and the BBC withdrew their orchestra from London and the Promenade concerts. This concert was therefore cancelled.

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Proms 1939