Films and Podcasts 2

Huw Watkins in Conversation

Huw Watkins - RPS Composer in the House - talks about his latest work Little Symphony for Strings.

Judith Weir

Judith Weir, Master of the Queen's Music, talks to the RPS about her 2013 commission I give you the end of a golden string.

From the Canyons to the Stars

Exploring the rich sound world of Olivier Messiaen. Composer Robert Saxton, writer, Paul Griffiths and pianist, Alexandra Dariescu delve into his musical language, where birdsong, faith and colour collide to produce one of the most original musical voices in the 20th century.



Ralph Kirshbaum, International Cello Soloist: For 40 years London has been a base for my concert and teaching activities, I endorse and support with gratitude the indispensable work of the RPS.


Queen Victoria attended a Philharmonic Society concert conducted by Mendelssohn in 1844.