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.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s response to Boris Johnson’s announcement

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Responding to Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s announcement in the House of Commons on Monday 22 February 2021, James Williams, Managing Director of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra made the following comment:  

Lockdown Dramatically Accelerated Engagement With Orchestral Music New Report Finds

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The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra today publishes its report on engagement with orchestral music in 2020. The national research, coupled with views from industry partners and anecdotal feedback from players and audiences, was based on a survey of over 8,000 people in the UK (nationally representative) carried out at each stage of lockdown in the UK: pre-pandemic, during the first lockdown, emerging from lockdown, and following the news of the arrival of the vaccine.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Brent Music Service create Anthem for Brent Borough of Culture 2020

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This autumn, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s (RPO) community and education programme RPO Resound has been building on its thriving relationship with Brent Music Service (BMS) and today marks the culmination of this very special collaboration. Brent is The Mayor’s London Borough of Culture for 2020 and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra has been working in partnership with BMS, award-winning composer and music leader James Redwood, the poet Momtaza Mehri and more than 8,000 Brent school children and young members of BMS orchestras to compose and perform Anthem for Brent 2020.

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