Book now to see Sir Thomas Allen and John Wilson in conversation on Monday 20 January, as they talk to each other about their remarkable journeys from modest musical childhoods in the North East to the international stage. Brimming with insight and anecdote, this promises to be an encounter you won’t want to miss.
Love classical music?
Feed your curiosity and love of classical music by becoming an RPS Member. Among the benefits, Members can attend – and exclusively access online – our talks and events in which great artists and musical heroes share their fascinating stories. Click here to find out more.
Nicky's Big Speech for the RPS
On Tuesday 5 November, one of our most-loved classical artists Nicola Benedetti CBE gave a headline speech for the RPS on the importance of music education, and how her new foundation will empower young musicians and teachers nationwide.
Click here to watch the film of Nicky's speech online if you're an RPS Member, and for a limited time on the Classic FM website.
RPS Awards: winners revealed
The winners of the 2019 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards were revealed at a star-studded event at Battersea Arts Centre, London on Thursday 28 November and present a strikingly positive picture of inclusivity in classical music. Click here to read the full story.
Featured RPS Corporate Member
Click here to find out about one of the companies currently enjoying a creative association with the RPS...
Roderick and Joanna in rehearsal
We’re remarkably good at hiding how classical music is made, with most rehearsals strictly off limits. What magic happens there? What are the first steps?
Let’s find out. We brought together pianist Joanna MacGregor CBE and baritone Roderick Williams OBE – who have never worked together before – to share their instincts in shaping a piece of music and draw out its true essence.
How music can transform a school
Inspirational teacher Jimmy Rotheram shares how he and his colleagues transformed a primary school with music.