A celebration of the RPS and Beethoven's Ninth continues with a talk by academic Amanda Glauert
and journalist and writer Helen Wallace
, who will discuss the symphony and the role of the RPS as commissioner.
For more information about this event, please visit the BBC Proms website.
More celebrations on 11 August...
This talk is part of a number of events on 11 August celebrating the RPS's 200th birthday:
- The unveiling of a plaque to commemorate the first performance of Beethoven's Ninth, commissioned by the Society
- A special Birthday BBC Prom featuring a new work by British composer Mark-Anthony Turnage