Karina Canellakis and the RFO (Photo: Ronald Knapp)

Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

The Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra was founded in 1945 by Albert van Raalte. The orchestra was subsequently conducted by Paul van Kempen, Bernard Haitink, Jean Fournet, Willem van Otterloo, Hans Vonk, Sergiu Comissiona, Edo de Waart, Jaap van Zweden and Markus Stenz.

After a high-profile debut with the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra in March 2018, American conductor Karina Canellakis took over as chief conductor in September 2019.

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Saturday, 10 September 2022
NTR Saturday Matinee

Bellini's Norma: back in the Netherlands

Karina Canellakis -c-Mathias Bothor
Friday 16 September 2022
AVROTROS Friday Concert

Opening concert - New work by Jacob TV

Mathilde Wantenaar-c-karen-van-gilst
Saturday 24 September 2022
NTR Saturday Matinee

A new Wantenaar for Simone Lamsma

Alexander Gavrylyuk - Photo: Anna Sanfeliu
Friday, 30 September 2022
AVROTROS Friday Concert

Gavrylyuk plays Rachmaninov 2

Sunday 2 October 2022
The Sunday Morning Concert

Winners of the Liszt piano festival in Utrecht

Friday 7 October 2022
AVROTROS Friday Concert

Ode to Music Making

News

Silvia Lanao Aregay
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12 July 2022
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RFO Stipend for Sílvia Lanao

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27 June 2022
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Vacancies for orchestra musicians

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Chloe Rooke (c) Agnete Schlichtkrull
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17 February 2022
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Chloe Rooke appointed assistant conductor Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

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Posted on
13 January 2022
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Stéphane Denève Principal Guest Conductor of the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

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James Gaffigan (c) Vera Mann
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11 January 2022
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James Gaffigan Chief Conductor Komische Oper Berlin

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Lucas and Arthur Jussen (c) Marco Borggreve)

Arthur and Lucas Jussen play Roukens

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Musicians from the RFO

Here you can see a monthly changing selection of musicians from the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra.

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