Charles Dutoit Awarded RPS Gold Medal
One of classical music’s highest honours, the RPS Gold Medal, has been awarded to the Swiss conductor Charles Dutoit.
APPLY NOW: RPS Wigmore Hall Apprenitce Composer
£2,000 commission & mentoring opportunity for an emerging composer aged 18 or over.
Deadline: 17 November 2017
Featured RPS Corporate Member
Corporate Membership is an excellent way of supporting the future of classical music.
£1500 for Composers & Instrumentalists 18 & under: APPLY NOW!
Applications open for the 2018 RPS Duet Prizes for outstanding instrumentalists and composers aged 18 and under. APPLY NOW!
Deadline: 1 November 2017
Conducting for Opera
The Royal Opera’s Jette Parker Young Artists Programme along with the National Opera Studio and the Royal Philharmonic Society is piloting a week long conducting course for female répétiteurs and accompanists and will be advertising for applicants in November 2017.
Must hear! RPS/Classic FM Birthday Commissions
In celebration of Classic FM's 25th Birthday, the RPS have commissioned 7 new works from young composers, all under the age of 25. Their pieces are to be performed all over the UK during 2017.
Composers - curious about conducting?
Find out about our award-winning Women Conductors workshops with tailor made works designed to give women composers experience on the podium.