1900 - 1949

The following are the names of all those who have been awarded Honorary Membership of the Royal Philharmonic Society since 1826

1826 - 1849 / 1850 - 1899 / 1900 - 1949 / 1950 - 1999 / 2000 to date


1902
Sergei Rachmaninov
Jules Emile Massenet

1906
Raoul Pugno
Hans Richter
Richard Strauss

1908
Jan Kubelik

1912
Wassily Safonoff

1913
Willem Mengelberg
Arthur Nikisch

1921
Alfred Cortot
Maurice Ravel
Igor Stravinsky
Arturo Toscanini

1922
Harold Bauer

1927
Leopold Stokowski

1929
Jean Sibelius

1930
Pablo Casals

1948
Keith Douglas
John Mewburn Levien

OUR MEMBERS

Dr Ahmad Sarmast: RPS Honorary Member and founder of Afghanistan’s first national music school in Kabul.

DID YOU KNOW?

Over 130 new works have been commissioned by or dedicated to the RPS since 1813. Nearly half of these were commissioned since 2000.