Lady Evelyn Barbirolli

2001 Recipient: Lady Evelyn Barbirolli

Honorary Membership was presented to Lady Evelyn Barbirolli OBE (Evelyn Rothwell) in recognition of her many distinguished services to music, by Michael Kennedy at an RPS Dinner at The Athenæum Club, London on 30 October 2001.

OUR MEMBERS

Ricardo Castro: International pianist who established a flourishing youth music programme in Bahià, Brazil. Awarded RPS Honorary Membership in 2013.

DID YOU KNOW?

In early Philharmonic Society concerts, players often rotated within their orchestral section, reflecting the orchestra's wealth of performing talent as well as its democratic ethos: no ‘distinction of rank’.