Speakers at RPS Members’ Events

RPS Members have the chance to meet major musical figures and discuss their views at close quarters. Enthralling personal research, experience and memories – the past enlightens the future.

2011
Sir Andrew Davis in conversation with John Bridcut - Performing Delius (AGM)

2011
Stephen Hough in conversation with Mark Lawson - A Diverse Cultural LIfe (AGM)

2010
Esa-Pekka Salonen - A Composer at the Heart (AGM)

2009
David Owen Norris - Mendelssohn, Pianos and Pupils (AGM)

2008
Panel Discussion: Ivan Hewett; Joy Farrall, Andrew Keener; David McAlpine - Putting Listening Back on the Agenda (AGM)

2007
Mark Elder - The Halle Tradition (AGM)
Ian Bostridge - Homeward Bound (Dinner)

2006
David Lloyd-Jones - Miscellaneous Musical Musings on Leningrad - Leeds - London (AGM)
Michael Kennedy - In conversation with David Mellor (Dinner)

2005
Leanne Langley –  A Place for Music: John Nash, Regent Street and the Founding of the Royal Philharmonic Society (AGM)
Steven Isserlis - For the Love of Music (Dinner)

2004
Marin Alsop – Composer in the House (Dinner)
Roger Norrington - The Sound Orchestras Make (AGM)

2003
Philip Langridge –  Music and Communication (AGM)
David Cairns – Berlioz Bi-Centenary (Dinner)

2002
George Benjamin – Sudden Time (in conversation with Stephen Walsh (AGM)
Antonio Pappano – Taking the Royal Opera House into the 21st Century (Dinner)

2001
Graham Johnson - Is music the only Single European Currency? (Dinner)
Angela Hewitt - Bringing Bach to Life (Dinner)

2000
John Tomlinson - Amplification at the Opera (AGM)
Leonard Slatkin - Music in the 21st Century (Dinner)

1999
David Cairns – The Immortal Tommy - a personal appreciation of Sir Thomas Beecham (AGM)

1998
Robert Craft – Stravinsky in Albion (AGM)

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