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Anthony Payne, composer: commissions include three orchestral works for the BBC Proms, and the internationally acclaimed completion of Elgar's Third Symphony.
DID YOU KNOW?
In October 1970, Lutoslawski's Cello Concerto received its world premiere, having been commissioned by the RPS. The soloist was Rostropovich, who received our highest honour, the Gold Medal, the same year.
The Royal Philharmonic Society celebrates the highest possible standards of excellence in all aspects of musicianship.
Recognition by the RPS is a guarantee of outstanding musical achievement.
adj. devoted to music; music-loving