RPO Vision Mission, & Values

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Vision

The RPO aspires to:

be an orchestra for the modern world, unafraid to push boundaries;

place orchestral music at the heart of contemporary society, deepening engagement with communities and creative partners;

be a respected cultural ambassador locally, nationally and internationally.


Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Mission

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s mission is to enrich lives through orchestral experiences that are uncompromising in their excellence and inclusive in their appeal.


Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s Values

Ambition – we strive to achieve ambitious goals across our organisation

Collaboration – in partnership, we achieve more together

Inclusivity – great orchestral experiences must be accessible to all

Resilience – our versatility is key to our success

Responsibility – the talents of our musicians and staff must be used for the benefit of everyone

Passion – the driving force within the RPO