On Wednesday 10 May, our Journeys of Discovery series continued with Psychedelia in Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall, a concert of works that featured music born from the deepest parts of the human psyche, concluding with the serene to the demonic scenes of Berlioz' Symphonie Fantastique, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.
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For 30 years, RPO Resound has been at the forefront of using music-making to enrich the lives of people in communities across the UK and internationally. Throughout 2023 we’re marking RPO Resound’s 30th Anniversary by exploring some of its revolutionary strands of activity. We’re hearing about the impact Resound has had from musicians, practitioners and participants and looking ahead to the next chapter.
Following its role in the Coronation Service last Saturday, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) is excited to announce details of its 2023/24 season of UK concerts.
What goes into a design?
We commissioned design agency D8 to create a visual story of our Journeys of Discovery season with our Music Director Vasily Petrenko, a journey through the facets of the human character with music as our guide in concerts at Southbank Centre's Royal Festival Hall and the Royal Albert Hall. Read on for a breakdown of the elements that make up the design and the inspirations and stories behind them.