Royal Albert Hall

Address and contact details

 

Kensington Gore SW7 2AP

 

LU: Gloucester Road/High Street Kensington/South Kensington (all 10-15 minutes’ walk from the Hall.

Buses: 9/N9, 10 (24-hour service), 49, 52/N52, 70, 360, 452

 

Box Office: 0845 401 5040

proms@bbc.co.uk

bbc.co.uk/proms

 

Organ

 

Henry Willis 1871, Harrison & Harrison 1933, 1972, Mander 2002-2004

4 manuals

147 speaking stops

 

Sunday 20 August - the 500th ANNIVERSARY of the REFORMATION

 

1300 – c1400 BACH’S ‘LITTLE ORGAN BOOK’ PAST AND PRESENT

  • William Whitehead and Robert Quinney

Seated Tickets £7.50 – £25. Prom on the day for only £6

 

ALSO ON THAT DAY:

 

1530 – c1700

A PATCHWORK PASSION*

  • BBC Singers / City of London Sinfonia - Sofi Jeannin, Conductor

Seated Tickets £7.50 – £40. Prom on the day for only £6

 

1945 – c2245

BACH’S ST JOHN PASSION*

  • Nicholas Mulroy – Evangelist, Matthew Brook – Jesus, Sophie Bevan – Soprano, Tim Mead – Counter-tenor, Andrew Tortise – Tenor, Konstantin Wolff – Bass
  • Dunedin Consort, John Butt Harpsichord/Director

Seated Tickets £9.50 – £50. Prom on the day for only £6

 

*These concerts do not feature an organ but are part of the BBC Proms marking 500 years since the Reformation