Life Membership

Life Membership starts at a single donation of £750. If you feel able to give more then please choose the amount that you would like to give, safe in the knowledge that we will put it to good use. Every donation made will make a real difference, so please do give as much as you can.

How to become a Life Member…

OPTION 1: Pay online
Simply click the button below to be taken to our secure donation page and enter the amount you would like to pay (minimum £750). You do not need to fill out a separate membership form.

OPTION 2: Pay by cheque
Please download a membership form and send a cheque (minimum £750) made payable to “Royal Philharmonic Society” to RPS, 48 Great Marlborough Street, London W1F 7BB.

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If you would like to give membership as a gift, please contact us.


Graham Sheffield, Director of Arts, British Council: Nobody could ever have invented the RPS. I love it for the support it gives to musicians, and for its commitment to an inspiring future for music.


1830: Midsummer Night’s Dream is ‘very beautiful, and encored, but it is awfully, fearfully difficult, so much so that last Saturday morning Mendelssohn was SEVEN hours rehearsing.’