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Proms in the dark: meditative music at the Royal Albert Hall

Festival plans include hip-hop, the Clangers, Queen Victoria’s piano and turning the lights off

Comment: There’s little here that challenges or feels exceptional

Organisers of the BBC Proms are considering staging a concert in the dark where people can get away from the world by immersing themselves in meditative, mindful music.

Plans for the first Meditative Prom were revealed in the programme announcement of the summer festival, which is 90% classical but will this year have east-coast hip-hop and the Clangers as alternative options.

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Source: The Guardian – Proms in the dark: meditative music at the Royal Albert Hall

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