Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London and various venues, UK
It’s now the 114th season of the BBC Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, one of the most popular classical music concert series in the world, featuring over 70 classical performances by world class orchestras, watched and listened to by millions of people around the globe. The event highlight, the Last Night of The Proms, is broadcast live on BBC One and repeated on BBC Radio 3. All other performances are broadcast via BBC radio and webcasts, contributing to an international audience of around six million people for all combined Prom events.
A series of accompanying concerts, BBC Proms in the Park, runs alongside the main Promenade shows, with 1500 musicians playing in five major city parks across the UK.
Visit http://www.bbc.co.uk/proms/2008/ for more information
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