2017 Press Releases
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- 28 November: Nominations now open for RPS Music Awards
- 12 October: Freya Ireland appointed RPS/Wigmore Hall Apprentice Composer
- 22 July: RPS Young Musicians Programme latest awards to young musicians total £42,500
- 20 July: RPS joins forces with Women Conductors
- 18 July: Soraya Mafi wins £10,000 Chilcott Award for singers
- 10 May: RPS Music Awards winners announced
- 5 May: Winners announced of the inaugural RPS Duet Prizes for young musicians
- 18 April: RPS Music Awards Hosts and Speaker announced
- 31 March: RPS Music Awards Shortlist Announced
- 23 February: Graham Hall of Sinfonia Viva awarded RPS/ABO Salomon Prize
- 19 February: Sir Peter Maxwell Davies awarded RPS Gold Medal
- 16 January: Alison Balsom and Peter Moore join Philip Langridge Mentoring Scheme
Claire-Louise Auguste, flautist at Trinity Laban: enjoying playing her new flute purchased with assistance from the RPS Sir John Barbirolli memorial Fund.
DID YOU KNOW?
Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, commissioned by the Society in 1825, is still the most requested work on the BBC's Desert Island Discs.