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BBC Proms Ticket Availability

This section contained details of the returned tickets for previously SOLD OUT BBC Prom concerts.

The BBC proms ticket availability for 2018 season was as follows:

PromDateFinal AvailabilityComment
1FriJul 13Sold OutFive Telegrams using two choirs and the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Youth Ensemble
2SatJul 14Sold OutRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, Ravel: Daphnis and Chloe
3SunJul 15Sold OutBBC Young Musician 40th Anniversary
4MonJul 16LimitedShostakovich: Symphony No 7 (Leningrad) played by the BBC Philharmonic
5TueJul 17PlentyDebussy: Pelléas et Mélisande (semi-staged, sung in French, with surtitles, 180 mins)
6WedJul 18Almost Sold OutMessiaen: Turangalila Symphony (74 mins), Gershwin: An American in Paris (17 mins)
7ThuJul 19Not checkedThis Proms concert didn't consist of classical music
8FriJul 20PlentyThe BBC National Orchestra of Wales plays Lili Boulanger, Mendelssohn, Morfydd Owen and Schumann
9SatJul 21Sold OutBeethoven: Symphony No. 9
10SunJul 22PlentyIveta Apkalna - Organ at 11 in the morning
11SunJul 22Sold OutMahler: Symphony No 8
12MonJul 23Sold OutShostakovich: Cello Concerto No 1, Alisa Weilerstein - Cello
13MonJul 23PlentyDaphne Oram: Still Point (world premiere of revised version) at 22:15
14TueJul 24LimitedSchubert, Sibelius and Zimmermann
15WedJul 25Sold OutBeethoven: Piano Concerto (Emperor), Paul Lewis - Piano
16ThuJul 26Sold OutHallé Orchestra, Choir and Youth Choir, Debussy: La damoiselle élue
17FriJul 27Sold OutBBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales, Vaughan Williams: Pastoral Symphony (No. 3)
18SatJul 28Sold OutBeethoven: Symphonies No 2 and 5
19SunJul 28Very LimitedTen Pieces at 1pm
20SunJul 28LimitedTen Pieces at 5pm
21MonJul 29PlentyStrauss: An Alpine Symphony
22TueJul 30Sold OutVaughan Williams: A London Symphony, Haydn: Symphony No. 104 (London)
23TueJul 30Not checkedThis Proms didn't consist of classical music
24WedAug 1GoodDvořák: Cello Concerto, Strauss: Ein Heldenleben
25ThuAug 2LimitedMilos Karadaglic - Guitar, Joby Talbot: Ink Dark Moon for guitar and orchestra (25 mins, world premiere)
26ThuAug 2PlentyAnna Prohaska - Soprano, Il Giardino Armonico, Giovanni Antonini - Conductor at 22:15
27FriAug 3LimitedFolk Music around Britain and Ireland
28SatAug 4Sold OutNational Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, Debussy: La mer
29SunAug 5PlentyBach: Brandenburg Concertos No. 1, No. 3 and No 5 at 3pm
30SunAug 5PlentyBach: Brandenburg Concertos No 4, No 6 and No 2
31MonAug 6PlentyMinnesota Orchestra, Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F major
32MonAug 6PlentyShostakovich: Piano Concerto No 2 and Symphony No 9 in E flat major at 10:15pm
33TueAug 7Almost Sold OutBrahms: A German Requiem
34WedAug 8PlentyBenjamin Britten Les illuminations and Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes
35WedAug 8Not checkedNew York: Sound of a City wasn't a classical prom
36ThuAug 9Almost Sold OutWagner: Die Walküre – Act 1
37FriAug 10Almost Sold OutOrchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Sir Antonio Pappano
38SatAug 11Sold OutJohn Wilson Orchestra, Bernstein: West Side Story at 15:30
39SatAug 11Sold OutJohn Wilson Orchestra, Bernstein: West Side Story
40SunAug 12Sold OutJoshua Bell, Beethoven: Symphony No 4, Saint‐Saëns: Violin Concerto No 3 at 4pm
41SunAug 12Sold OutElgar: Cello Concerto, Vaughan Williams: Dona nobis pacem
42MonAug 13Sold OutGrieg: Piano Concerto, Estonian Festival Orchestra, Paavo Järvi - Conductor
43TueAug 14Sold OutWest–Eastern Divan Orchestra, Brahms: Violin Concerto
44WedAug 15Sold OutCBSO, Chorus and Youth Chorus, Debussy: Nocturnes, Ravel: Boléro
45ThuAug 16PlentyStravinsky: Petrushka (1911 version)
46ThuAug 16LimitedBenjamin Grosvenor, Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (version with jazz band) at 10:15pm
47FriAug 17LimitedProkofiev: Symphony No 5 in B flat major
48SatAug 18Sold OutLondon Symphony Orchestra and Chorus, Simon Rattle, Ravel: L'enfant et les sortilèges
49SunAug 19Sold OutChopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 5 at 11am
50SunAug 19Sold OutMahler: Symphony No 5, Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A major
51MonAug 20GoodPer Nørgård: Symphony No 3
52TueAug 21GoodSibelius: Symphony No 2, Rolf Wallin: Violin Concerto, Alina Ibragimova
53TueAug 21Not applicableThis proms became Prom 65a
54WedAug 22LimitedMahler: Symphony No 4 in G major, Budapest Festival Orchestra
55ThuAug 23Sold OutBrahms: Hungarian Dances No. 1 and No. 11, Symphony No 1 in C minor, Budapest Festival Orchestra
56FriAug 24Sold OutBruckner: Symphony No 5, Mozart: Piano Concerto No 21, Benjamin Grosvenor
57SatAug 25Sold OutBernstein: On the Town, London Symphony Orchestra
58SunAug 26Very GoodRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Sound of an Orchestra
59MonAug 27LimitedBournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Relaxed Prom at 16:15
60MonAug 27Almost Sold OutShostakovich: Symphony No 5 in D minor
61TueAug 28LimitedLiszt: Piano Concerto No. 2, Bruckner: Symphony No 4 in E flat major (Romantic)
62WedAug 29Very GoodRoyal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra
63WedAug 29LimitedSir Andras Schiff, Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier Book 2 at 22:15
64ThuAug 30Sold OutVerdi: Requiem
65FriAug 31Sold OutStravinsky: The Rite of Spring
65aFriAug 31Not checkedYoussou N'Dour & Le Super Étoile at 22:15
66SatSep 1Sold OutBerlin Philharmonic, Yuja Wang - Piano
67SunSep 2Almost Sold OutMahler: Symphony No 3 at 2pm
68SunSep 2Sold OutBerlin Philharmonic, Beethoven: Symphony No 7
69MonSep 3LimitedBoston Symphony Orchestra, Shostakovich: Symphony No 4 in C minor
70TueSep 4Sold OutThe Tango Prom
71WedSep 5Sold OutJoyce DiDonato - Mezzo-soprano, Berlioz
72ThuSep 6Sold OutBritten: War Requiem
73ThuSep 6GoodTallis Scholars at 22:15
74FriSep 7Sold OutHandel: Theodora
75SatSep 8Sold OutLast Night of the Proms