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Preston Guild Hall To Close??!!

There is a very real threat to one of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra’s favourite venues. The famous Guildhall in Preston is in dire peril due to government cuts imposed on the City Council. The RLPO is so well established … Continue reading

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RLPO In Hanley…

It has been a while since I’ve posted anything about the orchestra on here, so here goes… The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra have a large body of work based at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Throughout the year, we promote a network … Continue reading

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Hooray! The RLPO are No. 1 in the Charts Again…

This is great news! The award winning cycle of Shostakovich Symphonies with Naxos shows no sign of running out of steam. The RLPO, with Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko, have rocketed straight to number one in the album charts with the … Continue reading

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Congratulations Maestro!

Vasily Petrenko and wife Evgenia celebrate birth of daughter 10 Oct 2013 09:43 RLPO chief conductor ‘extremely happy and proud’ Vasily and Evgenia Petrenko’s baby daughter Anna, born in Wirral on October 8 Vasily Petrenko and his wife Evgenia are … Continue reading

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All New RLPO recordings out now!!!

Here’s the breaking news for three Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra crackers for your Xmas stockings… ‘Superb’ The Guardian         ‘Shattering’ Time Out         ‘Gripping’ Sunday Times Recordings in Vasily Petrenko’s Shostakovich cycle have received great acclaim by critics and listeners alike, and … Continue reading

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Diana Damrau & RLPO album is top choice on Sinfini!

International Arts commentator Norman Lebrecht is waxing lyrically over the latest release involving the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. The album ‘FOREVER’ out on the Erato label displays the lighter side of Diana Damrau, accompanied by The RLPO, conducted by David … Continue reading

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Liverpool St George’s Hall Beer Festival

  Today is the inaugural Liverpool St. George’s Hall Beer festival. The VIP event today will launch five whole days of choice beer drinking, live music, food, the launch of ‘Liverpool Gin’, cider, wine… Sales have exceeded all expectations and … Continue reading

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Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Capital Refurbishment Project

To keep Liverpool Philharmonic Hall up to the standards required of a modern concert venue is going to cost about £12.5 million quid. Our wonderful art deco concert room is in need of a new stage, new recital/function room, the … Continue reading

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TOSCA! Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra etc…

I sometimes think I’m the only classical trumpeter who has never ‘played’ Tosca. I have not had the pleasure of being involved in a complete performance of this ‘melodrama in three acts’. Well, that all ends tonight when the RLPO, … Continue reading

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A Cracking Show…

REVIEW OF LAST NIGHT”S PROCEEDINGS – CATHERINE JONES Really enjoyed ‘A Night At The Musicals’ with the classy stars of the show above. it was especially nice for me to see and hear Maria Friedman on top form as it … Continue reading

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