Past events

Four Places

Sun 12 July 2020

4.00pm, Online on Aurora Play

This film-infused broadcast pairs two contrasting responses to places in America: Charles Ives’ haunting ode to New England, and a vivid portrait of New York by Michael Gordon and Bill Morrison.

Metamorphosen

Sun 5 July 2020

4.00pm, Online on Aurora Play

Revisit our 2017 Proms performance of Strauss’ devastating post-war masterpiece for 23 string soloists, Metamorphosen.

Song of the Earth

Wed 1 July 2020

7.00pm, Online on KPlayer

An exquisite chamber arrangement of Maher’s epic symphonic song cycle Das Lied von der Erde, with soloists Dame Sarah Connolly and Andrew Staples.

MELD

Sun 28 June 2020

4.00pm, Online on Aurora Play

The Royal Albert Hall is transformed into an extraordinary musical instrument in MELD, Benedict Mason’s immersive, audacious ‘sound theatre’ invention at the 2014 BBC Proms.

Jupiter

Sun 21 June 2020

4.00pm, Online on Aurora Play

We explore Mozart’s majestic final symphony with a vivid musical introduction by Tom Service and Nicholas Collon, followed by a complete performance of the 'Jupiter', delivered entirely from memory.

Travels with My Trombone

Sat 20 June 2020

9.15pm, Hall One, Kings Place

*Cancelled*

On the Longest Day

Sat 20 June 2020

7.00pm, Hall One, Kings Place

*Cancelled*

Farrenc: Symphony No. 3

Wed 17 June 2020

7.00pm, Online on KPlayer (Kings Place)

Discover Louise Farrenc’s Third Symphony – a neglected masterpiece which fizzes with energy and drama.

Bartók and Agatha the Pirate

Sat 13 June 2020–Sun 5 July 2020

  • Sat 13 June 2020, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 14 June 2020, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sat 4 July 2020, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}
  • Sun 5 July 2020, 10.00AM – {Venue, Name of City}

Hall Two, Kings Place

*Cancelled*

Illuminations

Fri 12 June 2020

9.00pm, Online on Aurora Play

A sparkling, fantastical staging of Britten’s Les illuminations, created by Struan Leslie for the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival.