RPS Members have the chance to meet major musical figures and discuss their views at close quarters. Enthralling personal research, experience and memories – the past enlightens the future.
Sir Andrew Davis in conversation with John Bridcut - Performing Delius (AGM)
Stephen Hough in conversation with Mark Lawson - A Diverse Cultural LIfe (AGM)
Esa-Pekka Salonen - A Composer at the Heart (AGM)
David Owen Norris - Mendelssohn, Pianos and Pupils (AGM)
Panel Discussion: Ivan Hewett; Joy Farrall, Andrew Keener; David McAlpine - Putting Listening Back on the Agenda (AGM)
Mark Elder - The Halle Tradition (AGM)
Ian Bostridge - Homeward Bound (Dinner)
David Lloyd-Jones - Miscellaneous Musical Musings on Leningrad - Leeds - London (AGM)
Michael Kennedy - In conversation with David Mellor (Dinner)
Leanne Langley – A Place for Music: John Nash, Regent Street and the Founding of the Royal Philharmonic Society (AGM)
Steven Isserlis - For the Love of Music (Dinner)
Marin Alsop – Composer in the House (Dinner)
Roger Norrington - The Sound Orchestras Make (AGM)
Philip Langridge – Music and Communication (AGM)
David Cairns – Berlioz Bi-Centenary (Dinner)
George Benjamin – Sudden Time (in conversation with Stephen Walsh (AGM)
Antonio Pappano – Taking the Royal Opera House into the 21st Century (Dinner)
David Cairns – The Immortal Tommy - a personal appreciation of Sir Thomas Beecham (AGM)
Robert Craft – Stravinsky in Albion (AGM)
Anna Meredith, Composer: Composer in the House enabled me to push myself in new directions and be bold with my writing. Composers are very lucky to have the RPS!
DID YOU KNOW?
In 1980 pianist extraordinaire Stephen Hough won the first RPS Julius Isserlis scholarship, enabling him to study abroad at Julliard.