1974: (FIL E PHOTO) Today the 2012 BBC Proms Season is released. The series of promenade concerts was founded in 1895 and is one of the world's largest music festivals. The Proms this year is part of... more 
1974: (FIL E PHOTO) Today the 2012 BBC Proms Season is released. The series of promenade concerts was founded in 1895 and is one of the world's largest music festivals. The Proms this year is part of the London 2012 Festival of cultural events surrounding the Olympic Games. The series of concerts by international performers opens at Royal Albert Hall on July 13 and closes on September 8. Please refer to the following profile on Getty Images Archival for further imagery: http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/Search/Search.aspx?EventId=143208748&EditorialProduct=Archival#&esource=maplinARC_uki_apr12 A shot of the orchestra at the Promenade Concert in the Albert Hall on December 23, 1974 in London, England. (Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images) less 
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