RPS Young Musicians Recitals
The Royal Philharmonic Society invests in the future of music by encouraging and nurturing the next generation of talented musicians.
In November 2013 the RPS held its first independent Young Musicians' Recital, at the beautiful home of Sir Vernon and Lady Ellis in South Kensington. Tickets for our Young Musicians Recital include pre-concert drinks, followed by the recital, on-stage discussion with the musicians and then a buffet supper. The event is held in aid of our Young Musicians Programme.
Past RPS Young Musicians Recital:
14 November 2016
Imogen Hancock, trumpet (2015 Julius Isserlis Scholarship winner)
Kristine Balanas, violin (2015 Julius Isserlis Scholarship winner)
Soraya Mafi, soprano (2016 Chillcott Award winner)
Castalian Quartet (2016 RPS Albert and Eugenie Frost Prize winners)
11 November 2015
Marta Kowalczyk, violin (2015 Emily Anderson Prize winner)
Ruisi Quartet (2015 RPS Albert and Eugenie Frost Prize winner)
Clare Hammond, piano (2014-16 Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheem mentee)
12 November 2014
Maria Włoszczowska, violin (2014 Emily Anderson Prize winner)
Emily Hoile, harp (2011 & 2013 Julius Isserlis Scholarship winner)
Anna Huntley, mezzo soprano (Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheem mentee)
7 November 2013
Ariana Kashefi, cello (2013 Julius Isserlis Scholarship winner)
Philip Higham, piano (2012-14 Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheem mentee) with PLMS mentor Rolf Hind
The Wu Quartet (2013 RPS Albert & Eugenie Frost Prize winner)
Leslie East, Chairman of Association of British Choral Directors; Chairman of City Music Society: I support the RPS because it believes in supporting young musicians early in their careers.
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