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Cathy Graham, Director of Music, British Council: That classical music has a vibrant future is very important to me. Supporting the RPS allows me to play a small part in ensuring this.
DID YOU KNOW?
Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, commissioned by the Society in 1825, is still the most requested work on the BBC's Desert Island Discs.
RPS Bicentenary 2013
RPS celebrates 200 years at the heart of music in 2013.
In our rich history of music-making we have direct links to iconic musicians such as Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Wagner.
Bicentenary celebrations throughout the year put the spotlight on the Society’s unparalleled contribution to music, past, present and future.
“The beating heart and conscience of British musical life”
adj. devoted to music; music-loving
Concerts, commissions, exhibitions, discussion and digital - find out what's happening
200 Years at the Heart of Music
The RPS is celebrating its Bicentenary in 2013 with a programme that remembers the extraordinary history of the Society and looks to the future.