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BBC Proms 2019: Festival Guide

The 2019 BBC Proms will run from Friday 19 July to Saturday 14 September. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or an experienced Prommer, watching at home or listening on radio or online, the BBC Proms Festival Guide will help you to plan your summer of music and discover in depth what lies behind the Proms – from the composers to the performers to how the events are broadcast.

Inside this year's BBC Proms Festival Guide you can enjoy:

  • brand-new articles on featured composers, insights on performers, new music and accompanying events
  • full listings for every concert and event – repertoire, performers, time, location, ticket and broadcast information
  • details on how to book tickets
  • free season calendar to see all the concerts at a glance
  • readings by BBC Radio 3 presenters (in the audio version of the Guide)

With beautiful photographs and bespoke imagery throughout, this BBC Proms Festival Guide is the most comprehensive way to plan your summer’s Proms visiting, watching and listening.

Order the BBC Proms 2019: Festival Guide!

To pre-order your copy of the BBC Proms 2019: Festival Guide, published in April, visit our page at Bloomsbury Publishing.

More ways to enjoy the BBC Proms Festival Guide

The BBC Proms 2019 Festival Guide will also be available in the following formats:

An eBook of this Festival Guide in epub format, priced £6.99, will be available to purchase from Bloomsbury Publishing.

Audio CD (including readings by BBC Radio 3 presenters) and Braille versions of this Festival Guide will be available in two parts, ‘Articles’ and ‘Concert Listings/Booking Information’. Volumes are £3.50 each and can be ordered from April from the RNIB Helpline on 0303 123 9999 or the RNIB website.

A large-print version of this Festival Guide will be available from April, priced £7.00. To order a large-print BBC Proms 2019 Festival Guide, please call Deborah Fether on 07716 225658, or email

Please allow 10 working days for delivery.