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

José Antonio Abreu, founder of the revolutionary Venezeulan ' El Sistema' which educates the poorest children in musical schools around the country: awarded RPS Honorary Membership in 2008.

DID YOU KNOW?

In 1980 pianist extraordinaire Stephen Hough won the first RPS Julius Isserlis scholarship, enabling him to study abroad at Julliard.