Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Hampton Court Palace Festival- Where Horticulture Meets Culture to Make for a Magical Musical Experience

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

The concert began at 8.30pm and was conducted by Conductor Ben Palmer, who shared wonderful anecdotes and stories about many of the pieces on the night and with his jovial, warm, engaging manner, the breathtakingly beautiful music was mesmerising.

Pixar in Concert- A New Experience of Music Bringing Animation To Life!

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

The UK premiere of Pixar in Concert at the Royal Albert Hall brought an audience from all walks of life and those timeless scores to magical life, with a show combining stunning footage from all 13 Pixar films (which have all been written by just four composers!).

John Williams Comes to London Thanks to RPO

Ben Falk | Posted 12.12.2012 | Home
Ben Falk

The RPO are a brilliant ensemble and the thought of hearing the Superman fanfare emanating from their brass section is tantalising. It's always been an annoyance to me that movie scores aren't accorded the same respect as "traditional" classical music.

Tosca, Royal Opera/BBC; Alexandra Dariescu/RPO - Review

Paul Guest | Posted 29.02.2012 | Home
Paul Guest

In an age of new technology and social media, Tosca trended on twitter; that surely deems the venture a success. Apart the stonkingly brilliant performance of Tosca, Maestro Pappano presented an introductory documentary on the opera making Pappano a public figure and an operatic front man, perhaps the car salesman of all opera - or not - though this man could sell opera to anyone.