Commissions Since 1813

List of works known to be commissioned by the Royal Philharmonic Society

1813 - 1849 / 1850 - 1899 / 1900 - 1999 / 2000 - 2004 / 2005 - 2009 / 2010 - 2014 / 2015 to date

1910
Mancinelli Romantic Overture

1917
German Have you any news of my boy Jack? (song)

1950
Rawsthorne Symphony

1958
Vaughan Williams Symphony No 9

1963
Walton Variations on a Theme of Hindemith

1966
Hoddinott Variants for Orchestra

1969
Musgrave Clarinet Concerto

1970
Lutoslawski Cello Concerto

1971
Joubert Symphony No 2

1975
Cooke Symphony No 4

1982
Simpson Symphony No 8

1985
Musgrave and Bennett Moving into Aquarius

1987
Panufnik Symphony No 9
Burgon Title Divine (song cycle)

1989
Arnold Cello Concerto

1992
Saxton Paraphrase on Mozart’s Idomeneo

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