The best music by Mendelssohn

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 music...



What's on at the Proms tonight?

Prom 8: Friday 20 July 2018, 7.30pm

L. Boulanger D'un matin de printemps; D'un soir triste


Mendelssohn Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor

Morfydd Owen Nocturne

Schumann Symphony No. 4 (original version, 1841)

Bertrand Chamayou (piano)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales Orchestra/Thomas Søndergård


The Prom will be broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 and then on BBC Four on Sunday 22 July.