Rosemary Johnson to stand down as Executive Director of RPS
After 20 years as Executive Director, Rosemary Johnson is to stand down in Summer 2018.
RPS Music Awards - Nominations now Open!
The RPS Music Awards, in association with BBC Radio 3, give the music profession an independent voice to tell the world what we do best.
Mariss Jansons Awarded RPS Gold Medal
Conductor Mariss Jansons awarded the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal for his revelatory and truthful music-making over forty years.
Music Connects Worlds: Shanghai - London - Bonn
The RPS has formed a new Creative Partnership with the China Shanghai International Arts Festival and the Beethoven Anniversary Association in Bonn to commission a major new work which will link Chinese, British and German performers and celebrate how music communicates our common humanity.
APPLY NOW: RPS Wigmore Hall Apprentice Composer scheme
As part of its commitment to providing professional development opportunities for outstanding musical talent, the Royal Philharmonic Society has joined forces with Wigmore Hall to offer a commission and apprenticeship for an emerging composer.
NMC Release RPS Composition Prize Winners' Recordings
NMC Recordings are to release the work of three RPS Composition Prize Winners, Donghoon Shin, Lisa Illean and Gareth Moorcraft who were commissioned to write a piece for the Philharmonia Orchestra's Music of Today Series.
Charles Dutoit Awarded RPS Gold Medal
One of classical music’s highest honours, the RPS Gold Medal, has been awarded to the Swiss conductor Charles Dutoit.
RPS Young Musicians awarded £91,000
Thanks to the generosity of a number of new donors the Royal Philharmonic Society has increased funding for its Young Musicians Programme this year and is investing £91,000 in supporting outstanding instrumentalists, ensembles and composers in ongoing professional development.
Must hear! RPS/Classic FM Birthday Commissions
In celebration of Classic FM's 25th Birthday, the RPS have commissioned 7 new works from young composers, all under the age of 25. Their pieces are to be performed all over the UK during 2017.
RPS Duet Prize Applications Now Open
Applications now open for RPS Duet Prizes for outstanding instrumentalists and composers aged 18 and under.