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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
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
13 July 2018
What did the great 20th-century French composer think about his art?
BBC Proms, Royal Albert Hall
12 July 2018
Our pick of some of the most important works to have received their first performances at the BBC Proms
Max Emanuel Cencic
11 July 2018
Ahead of the England-Croatia World Cup semi-final, here's our run-down of the musicians you need to know from the Balkan country
10 July 2018
The BBC Music Magazine team sifts through the archives to find the best First Nights in history
9 July 2018
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