Talks – Debates – Performances – Commissions

21 Sep 2012

RPS Autumn programme announced

Over the next few weeks the Royal Philharmonic Society ventures nationwide and overseas to Prague, with a series of talks and debates on pressing musical matters and live performances that turn the spotlight on distinguished neglected works from the contemporary chamber repertoire.

From a debate on ‘Who needs classical when we’ve got dubstep, grime and house’ to a first commission by our Composer in the House,Encore performances by Fernyhough and Cashian and discounted ticketsfor 17-25 year olds to attend the UK’s leading contemporary music festival, this autumn the RPS will stretch your mind and your ears.

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OUR MEMBERS

Jennifer Bate, organist: My worldwide schedule includes recitals, concertos, recordings, masterclasses and composition. The RPS offers excellent opportunities to meet fellow professionals socially.

DID YOU KNOW?

During World War 2, when the BBCSO was evacuated to Bristol, the RPS stepped in to ensure that the 1940 Proms season would go ahead.