Royal Philharmonic Orchestra announces its first concert season since start of the pandemic

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In the first of a number of announcements relating to its 75th Anniversary celebrations starting in September, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra today announces its first season of concerts since the outbreak of coronavirus in 2020. The series of ten concerts marks the return of the full Orchestra to its London home, Cadogan Hall, where it has been resident since 2004.

British pianists Stephen Hough and Paul Lewis join Vasily Petrenko for Royal Albert Hall streamed performances

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The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Music Director Designate Vasily Petrenko are delighted to announce the latest performance in this magnificent season of Royal Albert Hall concert broadcasts. Internationally acclaimed pianist Stephen Hough joins the Orchestra to perform Saint-Saëns’ exotic ‘Egyptian’ Piano Concerto alongside Scriabin’s enthralling Second Symphony, recorded live in the Royal Albert Hall and streaming to you directly in the comfort of your own home from Thursday 3 June 2021.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to receive award from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

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The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) has been notified that its application for support from the Cultural Recovery Fund has been successful. The grant will support the Orchestra’s wide-ranging work in education, social inclusion and community engagement – as well as its UK-wide performance programme. The Orchestra’s mission is to enrich lives at both a national and grassroots level and the grant will help the RPO to play an active and wide-ranging role in helping the country to rebuild after the pandemic – and for the arts to make a vital cultural and economic contribution to society at large.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Royal Albert Hall for online spring concert series

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The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Royal Albert Hall for a series of three online concerts with Music Director Designate Vasily Petrenko at the helm, as part of the Royal Albert Hall’s 150th anniversary celebrations.

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  • Tuesday 20 April 2021
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra announces its first concert season since start of the pandemic
  • Thursday 8 April 2021
    British pianists Stephen Hough and Paul Lewis join Vasily Petrenko for Royal Albert Hall streamed performances
  • Friday 2 April 2021
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to receive award from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

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  • Tuesday 20 April 2021
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra announces its first concert season since start of the pandemic
  • Friday 2 April 2021
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to receive award from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund
  • Thursday 18 March 2021
    The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Royal Albert Hall for online spring concert series