Organ Recital – Saturday 4 September

Thomas Trotter has withdrawn from this Prom, due to an arm injury. We are hugely grateful to Peter Holder who will be stepping in at short notice.

The programme will now open with Meyerbeer’s Le prophète – Coronation March, and there have been some changes to the programme, further details can be found here.

Last Night of the Proms – Saturday 11 September

The full programme for the Last Night has now been confirmed, as listed below. There will also be filmed inserts of national songs from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland: Island Spinning Song, O Gymru! (O Wales!), and Carrickfergus.

There will also be special screening of the Last Night of the Proms live to the Assembly Festival Garden, Coventry from the Royal Albert Hall.

Gity Razaz Mother (BBC commission: world premiere)

Malcolm Arnold Variations for Orchestra on a Theme of Ruth Gipps

Samuel Barber, arr. Jonathan Manners Adagio for strings

Maurice Ravel Le tombeau de Couperin – Rigaudon

Franck Angelis Fantasie on a Theme of Piazzolla – Chiquilín de Bachín

Richard Wagner Wesendonck Lieder – Im Treibhaus

Richard Wagner The Mastersingers of Nuremberg – Prize Song

Florence Price Symphony No. 1 – ‘Juba Dance’ (3rd movt)

Astor Piazzolla, arr. John Lenehan Libertango

Aníbal Troilo, arr. George Morton ‘Sur’

arr. Percy Grainger Brigg Fair

Peter Allen, arr. Iain Farrington ‘I Still Call Australia Home’

arr. Henry Wood, orch. Mark Millidge Fantasia on British Sea-Songs

Thomas Arne Rule, Britannia!

Edward Elgar, arr. Anne Dudley Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D major (‘Land of Hope and Glory’)

Hubert Parry, arr. Edward Elgar Jerusalem

arr. Benjamin Britten The National Anthem

Trad., arr. Paul Campbell Auld Lang Syne

For full details of this year’s season, please visit: