RPO Resound: Bringing the Lullaby Project to Wandsworth Prison

RPO Resound: Bringing the Lullaby Project to Wandsworth Prison

Following a very successful Lullaby Project with refugee and migrant mothers at Praxis Community Projects in June, the RPO and Irene Taylor Trust (ITT) continued the roll out of this heart-warming programme with an emotional project with fathers at HMP Wandsworth.

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An Interview with Susanne Hou

On 25 September the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by John Nelson, begins an exciting tour of the Far East with a concert in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan. It continues with concerts in Beijing, Shanghai and Nanjing before culminating with a final concert in Beijing, at the National Centre for the Performing Arts.  

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Meet Francesca Dego: Bruch, Mendelssohn and her life in the spotlight

Francesca Dego is considered to be one of the best Italian violinists of her generation. Later this year she makes her debut with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performing the Mendelssohn and Bruch Violin Concertos at The Baths Hall Scunthorpe on Wednesday 22nd, The Hawth Crawley on Thursday 23rd and Northampton Royal & Derngate on Sunday 26th November. We found out more about the young soloist and how she found herself in the spotlight...

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Meet the RPO: Principal French Horn Laurence Davies – From Wiltshire to world-class orchestra

Laurence Davies, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal French Horn, takes centre stage for Here Come the Classics at the Wyvern Theatre on Saturday 11 November performing Mozart’s Horn Concerto No.4. Laurence is no stranger to the area, as he lives in Calne, grew up in Marlborough and often went to the Wyvern Theatre as a child. Does he think these trips to the theatre had an influence on his choice of career?

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Latest News

  • Wednesday 10 January 2018
    Charles Dutoit Steps Down Early as Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Monday 1 January 2018
    Welcome to New Cellist Anna Stuart
  • Friday 22 December 2017
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Responds to Accusations Made About Charles Dutoit

Latest Press

  • Wednesday 22 November 2017
    Sir Peter Ellwood CBE DL presented with honorary membership – Press Release
  • Friday 10 November 2017
    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra continues five-year residency at Hull City Hall – Press Release
  • Wednesday 1 November 2017
    "Studying a score is like reading a novel": An interview with Alexander Shelley