Pinchas Zukerman discusses his 2018 Summer Music Festival

Pinchas Zukerman discusses his 2018 Summer Music Festival

Before we move on to the not insignificant matter of his upcoming festival, Pinchas Zukerman, phenomenal violinist, viola player and conductor, wants to talk about that wedding – and the weather.

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RPO Chair Partner Programme

RPO Chair Partner Programme

Support a position in the Orchestra and join our exclusive club of like-minded people

As a registered charity, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra is truly grateful for the support of individuals, families, companies and foundations who play a crucial role in helping the RPO bring outstanding orchestral experiences to the widest possible audience. Membership of the RPO Chair Partner Programme is one of the ways through which our benefactors and sponsors support the Orchestra and we are thrilled that the Programme now has 44 supported positions .

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Here I Go: A short animated film about music in mental health settings

Here I Go: A short animated film about music in mental health settings

The RPO and Cambridge Live recently teamed up with The Phoenix Centre – a specialised eating disorder unit for young people aged 12-18 based at the Ida Darwin Hospital in Cambridge to deliver a creative music-making project. Since February a team of RPO musicians and workshop leader Sigrún Sævarsdóttir-Griffiths have been visiting the centre to work with young people currently receiving treatment. The project aimed to improve mental health, encourage self-exploration and boost confidence through creativity, and included elements of poetry and lyric writing, guided group improvisation and composition.

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Welcome to New Principal Cello Richard Harwood

Since his critically acclaimed concerto debut at the age of ten, the award-winning English 'cellist Richard Harwood has performed concerti and chamber music in major venues including London's Royal Albert Hall, all of the South Bank Centre venues, Wigmore Hall, Musikverein (Vienna), Concertgebouw (Amsterdam), Alte Oper (Frankfurt), Thomaskirche (Leipzig), Auditorium du Louvre (Paris) and Alice Tully Hall / Lincoln Center (New York).

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Latest News

  • Tuesday 5 June 2018
    Pinchas Zukerman discusses his 2018 Summer Music Festival
  • Tuesday 5 June 2018
    RPO Chair Partner Programme
  • Saturday 5 May 2018
    Here I Go: A short animated film about music in mental health settings

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