Welcome to the RPS
We've been sharing the joy and vitality of classical music since 1813...
Let us tell you about what we do and the part you can play in helping classical music to thrive.
2020 RPS Awards Shortlist Revealed
We are pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2020 Royal Philharmonic Society Awards. Click here to find out who made this year's shortlist...
Stephen Fry talks to Alex Ross
We were delighted to welcome Stephen Fry to the Royal Philharmonic Society for a very special conversation – with the author and music critic for The New Yorker, Alex Ross.
Love classical music?
RPS Membership is a doorway to a world of musical discovery, uniting music lovers and music makers. Feed your love of classical music by becoming an RPS Member.
Sarah Connolly receives Honorary Membership
The much-loved mezzo soprano Dame Sarah Connolly has been made an Honorary Member of the Royal Philharmonic Society in recognition of her outstanding services to music.
Nicky's Big Speech for the RPS
On Tuesday 5 November 2019, 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.