The Proms

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There is a very special Proms event tonight in London, as Queen Victoria's piano is going to be played in public for the very first time. The concert is being held to mark 200 years since she was born. Find out more about the queen who ruled for 63 years.

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A revolution in dance music

The Infernal Dance from Stravinsky’s Firebird at the 2019 BBC Proms
The Infernal Dance from The Firebird which, along with the rest of Stravinsky’s radically innovative score, transformed ballet music in Europe a century ago. Here it is performed at the 2019 BBC Proms by the BBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Peter Eotvos.
Public Service Broadcasting pay tribute to late NASA engineer Chris Kraft at the Proms.
The man who founded Nasa's mission control is honoured at the Proms after his death this week.