RPS Blog

Written by our musicians, composers, academics and arts professionals, the RPS Blog is for the musically and culturally curious. Whether you want to try conducting, study abroad or meet a modern-day composer, you can learn more about it by clicking the links below.

RPS blogs are now published on our website under News.

Recent posts include:

Phoebe Manley | My journey to the conducting podium

Laurence Osborn | Writer's Vertigo and My Piano Quintet

Bethan Morgan-Williams | Quartet vs Quartet

Jane Macpherson | Orchestras alive and thriving across the country

The old RPS blog on Wordpress can be viewed here.


Paul Hughes, General Manager, BBC Symphony Orchestra: Since 1979 when I won the RPS composition prize this amazing organisation has been part of my life, placing music at the heart of modern life.


Sing Up! won the RPS 2010 Education Award in for introducing high quality singing to millions of children in English primary schools.