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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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

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Saturday, 8 October 2022
NTR Saturday Matinee

Lise Davidsen unites Germany and Italy

Gerben van der Werf
Friday 14 October 2022
AVROTROS Friday Concert

NPO Radio 4 Classic Top 400

Maria Warenberg
Sunday 16 October 2022
The Sunday Morning Concert

Beloved opera and ballet music

Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Saturday, 29 October 2022
NTR Saturday Matinee

Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Ravel

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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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