2011 Press Releases
- 6 December 2011: New Composer in the House announced
- 24 November 2011: Nominations now open for the RPS Music Awards
- 17 November 2011: Honorary Membership Presented to Sir Mark Elder
- 9 November 2011: Salomon Prize winner announced
- 12 October 2011: RPS debate at the Battle of Ideas
- 6 October 2011: Encore: Chamber Music
- 6 October 2011: World premiere of The Difference Engine
- 4 October 2011: New Chilcott Award for singers announced
- 3 October 2011: RPS New Website Launched
- 12 July 2011: RPS awards £68,000 to young musicians
- 19 June 2011: Fanny Waterman awarded Honorary Membership of the RPS
- 9 June 2011: Susan Chilcott Scholarships 2011 Announced
- 10 June 2011: Tony Fell awarded Honorary Membership of the RPS
- 23 May 2011: Encore Chamber series launches in June 2010
- 10 May 2011: Winners announced of 2011 Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards
- 7 April 2011: Shortlists announced for Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards
- 14 March 2011: Jackie and Stephen Newbould receive RPS Leslie Boosey Award
Rosemary Nalden: British viola player and founder of Buskaid, who now directs the thriving stringed-instruments school in Soweto. Awarded RPS Honorary Membership in 2013.
DID YOU KNOW?
In the Beatles film Help, the Fab Four sing Beethoven's Ode to Joy from 'the famous 9th Symphony' (commissioned by the RPS) in order to tame an angry Bengal tiger. Of course everyone joins in...