Robert Ziegler conducts the RPO in music inspired by space footage from NASA

Conductor Robert Ziegler and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) venture into space in a tour featuring music associated with outer space, including Gustav Holst’s The Planets accompanied by awe-inspiring NASA imagery projected high above the Orchestra.

Event at House of Commons raises awareness of arts funding gap

On Tuesday 19 April, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) hosted a reception at the House of Commons to mark its 70th Anniversary and to celebrate the Orchestra’s flagship UK regional touring programme. The occasion was sponsored by the Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP and supported by Northern Trust.

Regional music-making at the heart of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) will host a reception at the House of Commons on Tuesday 19 April, marking the RPO’s 70th Anniversary and celebrating the Orchestra’s flagship UK regional touring programme. The occasion is being sponsored by the Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP and supported by Northern Trust.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra appoints new Managing Director

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) is delighted to announce the appointment of James Williams as its new Managing Director. James Williams, currently Director, UK Programme and Creative Projects at Philharmonia Orchestra, will take up the post in the summer.

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