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RLPO Trumpet Section Getting Into The Xmas Spirit!

The first rehearsal for our Xmas family concert series ‘Rudolf On Hope Street’. Here’s the trumpet section having a quick blast through a rousing ‘Here Comes Santa Claus’!

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Xmas Time At The Phil!

Everyone in the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra knows the Christmas Season has begun when we arrive for work and there are two huge Xmas trees, one to stage right and the other to stage left, in Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. Our … Continue reading

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James Horner – Hollywood Legend and The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra!

The RLPO has just performed two concerts to packed audiences for the reopening of Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. We played the same programme for both shows, Debussy ‘Iberia'; Tchaikovsky’s 5th symphony and the world premiere of ‘Pas de Deux’ by Hollywood … Continue reading

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RLPO – Michael Nyman ‘Hillsborough Symphony’ – Liverpool Anglican Cathedral

Today sees the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra giving the world premiere of another work. This time by the prolific film music composer Michael Nyman. The symphony is dedicated to the memory of the ninety-six victims (and their families) of the … Continue reading

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RLPO In Malvern – 31/5/2014

Whilst our grade 2 listed Liverpool Philharmonic Hall is closed for a multi-million pond refurbishment, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra has been visiting places the length and breadth of the British Isles. Last week, the Perth Festival of The Arts … Continue reading

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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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