MEET OUR MEMBERS
Dr Ahmad Sarmast: RPS Honorary Member and founder of Afghanistan’s first national music school in Kabul.
DID YOU KNOW?
In 'The Red Headed League', Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson attended a performance by the violinist Sarasate at a Society concert in 1891.
The Royal Philharmonic Society is for people who love music and live music making and who want to ensure a vibrant future for classical music.
For 200 years we’ve been at the heart of music: supporting and working creatively with talented young performers and composers, championing excellence, and encouraging audiences to listen to, and talk about, great music.
adj. devoted to music; music-loving
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.