On Sunday 23 October we performed the first Mahler concert in our Journeys of Discovery 2022-23 London Season at the Royal Albert Hall as Music Director Vasily Petrenko conducted Symphony No.8, 'Symphony of a Thousand' to rapturous applause.
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This month the Orchestra embarked on a tour to Europe with Music Director Vasily Petrenko, spanning Slovakia, Croatia, Poland, Lithuania and Greece. Joined by soloists Simon Trpčeski, Sergei Krylov and Anastasiya Petryshak, the Orchestra perfomed music by Beethoven, Sibelius, Bruch, Prokofiev, Wagner and Grieg. Read on to see photos from the RPO's trip!
On Sunday 2 October the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra opened their 2022-23 Journeys of Discovery season in Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall with Music Director Vasily Petrenko.
Pianist Simon Trpčeski joined the Orchestra for Grieg's Piano Concerto in 'Awakening', a programme of three Romantic works which included Wagner's Faust Overture and Richard Strauss' Also Sprach Zarathustra.
Read on to view more photos from the evening.
This September we hopped the channel to make a brief trip to Prague and Linz for two sold-out concerts with our Music Director Vasily Petrenko.