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25 July 2018
Beethoven's masterful 'Emperor' concerto takes centre stage at tonight's Prom...
24 July 2018
What do you need to know about the 20th-century German composer? Our 'Breakfast Promelette' today offers a quick guide
23 July 2018
We bring you the finest examples of contemporary electronic classical music
The Proms Queue
22 July 2018
The BBC Music Magazine team shares its advice for making the most of a visit to the Royal Albert Hall
Royal Albert Hall organ
22 July 2018
A brief guide to the magnificent Henry Willis pipe organ, which takes up occupancy in London's Royal Albert Hall
21 July 2018
As Beethoven's  'Choral' Symphony No. 9 comes to the Proms, we introduce the unique orchestra who will be playing it
Mendelssohn
20 July 2018
With Mendelssohn's First Piano Concerto one of the highlights of tonight's BBC Proms programme, we share some of the composer's most memorable...
Maurice Martenot playing the Ondes Martenot
18 July 2018
We explain the workings of the unusual instrument that takes centre stage in Messiaen's Turangalîla Symphony
17 July 2018
Today's Breakfast Promelette celebrates tonight's complete Proms performance of Debussy's otherwordly opera about love, desire and power
16 July 2018
We give you the lowdown on the soprano who sang at the opening and closing ceremonies of the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
15 July 2018
Conductor Vasily Petrenko explores the Leningrad Symphony, as heard at the BBC Proms this evening
14 July 2018
Prom 3 showcases four decades of the BBC's celebrated televised competition
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