List of works known to be commissioned by the Royal Philharmonic Society
Mancinelli Romantic Overture
German Have you any news of my boy Jack? (song)
Vaughan Williams Symphony No 9
Walton Variations on a Theme of Hindemith
Hoddinott Variants for Orchestra
Musgrave Clarinet Concerto
Lutoslawski Cello Concerto
Joubert Symphony No 2
Cooke Symphony No 4
Simpson Symphony No 8
Musgrave and Bennett Moving into Aquarius
Panufnik Symphony No 9
Burgon Title Divine (song cycle)
Arnold Cello Concerto
Saxton Paraphrase on Mozart’s Idomeneo
Aaron P. Dworkin: RPS Honorary Member and Founder of the Sphinx Organization, which helps aspiring Black and Latino musicians in the USA.
DID YOU KNOW?
The Philharmonic Society was founded by professional musicians in 1813 to perform publicly ‘in the most perfect manner possible, the best and most approved music'.