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Data for financial year ending 31 August 2019

Royal Philharmonic Society

  • Income

    £289.6K

  • Spending

    £477.8K

  • Status

    Up-to-date

Charity no. 213693 Company no. 186522

Contact details

Public address

  • Royal Philharmonic Society, 48 Great Marlborough Street, London, W1F 7BB

Aims & activities

The RPS seeks to create a future for music through the encouragement of creativity, the recognition of excellence and the promotion of understanding. Artistic activities focus on composers and young musicians and through a series of awards and discussion it seeks to raise the public consciousness of the finest music making today and create a forum for debate about the direction of classical music.

What the charity does

  • Arts/culture/heritage/science

Who the charity helps

  • Children/young people
  • Other defined groups

How the charity works

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations
  • Other charitable activities
Financial history
Compliance history

Fundraising

Raises funds from the Public

Gift aid

Recognised by HMRC for gift aid

Charitable objects

TO ENCOURAGE AN APPRECIATION BY THE PUBLIC OF THE ART OF MUSIC, IN PARTICULAR TO DO SO THROUGH THE PROMOTION OF THE ROLE OF MUSIC IN SOCIETY AND THROUGH ACTIVITIES WHICH FALL WITHIN THE CONCEPTS OF PROMOTING AN UNDERSTANDING OF MUSIC, ENCOURAGING CREATIVITY IN MUSIC AND GIVING RECOGNITION TO EXCELLENCE IN MUSIC AND MUSICIANS

Governing document

MEMORANDUM AND ARTICLES INCORPORATED 19/12/1922 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 17/11/1932 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 18/05/1933 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 25/05/1939 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 16/06/1955 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 06/12/1963 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/07/1993 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 22/01/2003 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 28/01/2004 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 29/01/2009 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 30/01/2012 AS AMENDED BY SPECIAL RESOLUTION(S) DATED 11 APR 2019

Organisation type

Standard registration

Policies

Risk management
Investment
Conflicts of interest
Complaints handling
Paying staff
  • 12 Trustees
  • 4 Volunteers

Trustee board

Trustee Other trusteeships Charity status
Edward Blakeman Wendover Music Up-to-date
Gillian Moore Mbe Frcm None on record
Sir Vernon James Ellis Accenture Development Partnerships Up-to-date
Britten Pears Arts Up-to-date
The Britten-Pears Foundation Up-to-date
The Leopold Trust Up-to-date
The Vernon Ellis Foundation Up-to-date
Anthony John Raymond Newhouse Southwold Music Trust Up-to-date
The Violet And Milo Cripps Charitable Trust Up-to-date
Victoria Susan Hull Robey Bramfield Charitable Trust Up-to-date
London Music Masters Up-to-date
John Gilhooly Amscordi Limited Up-to-date
Louise Catherine Mitchell None on record
Jerome Paul Booth Dr Britten Sinfonia Ltd Up-to-date
The Global Warming Policy Foundation Up-to-date
Kingsley Guy Manning None on record
Jonathan Philip Langridge London English Song Festival Up-to-date
Septura Limited Up-to-date
Sarah Anne Brodie Gee Bafrsamiod National Campaign For The Arts (Charity)Limited Up-to-date
The Stringcredibles Up-to-date
Roderick Gregory Coleman Williams None on record

Areas of operation

List of regions

  • Northern Ireland
  • Scotland
  • Throughout England And Wales