13 Sep 1940, Queen's Hall
Proms 1940 Prom 30
Fri 13 Sep 1940
- Overture 'Leonore' No. 3
- Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor
- Symphony No 6 in F major 'Pastoral'
- Four Diversions on Ulster Airs, Op 7 - Billed as 'Three Diversions for Orchestra', it is unclear which of the four movements of the complete version(c.1942) was added after this (cancelled) performance.
- Comedy Overture 'The Pierrot of the Minute'
About this event
Due to intensified nightly air raids on London it was considered too dangerous to continue the Prom season and this concert was cancelled.
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