Browse Philharmonia concerts and events in London, across the UK and internationally.
Human / Nature
Music for a precious planet: explore our series inspired by the natural world.
21/22 London Season
Live concerts at Southbank Centre, our London home.
21/22 Bedford Season
Live music returns to our longest-standing residency.
21/22 Leicester Season
Live music returns to Leicester
21/22 Canterbury Season
Life-affirming concerts, musical thrills: we return to our Canterbury residency with four glorious performances
Streamed from Southbank Centre
Online performances from our London home
Founded in 1945, the Philharmonia is a world-class symphony orchestra for the 21st century.
Meet our players, 80 outstanding musicians who come from all over the world.
Meet the conductors and composers who shape our programme and performances.
Read about our current work in the Philharmonia's official 2021/2022 season biography.
This article, written to mark our 70th anniversary in 2015, reflects on the Philharmonia's history.
Hire the Philharmonia
Find out about our wide range of projects with commercial partners.
Contact & Management
All contacts for the Philharmonia's administration, and governance information.
Based in London at Southbank Centre’s Royal Festival Hall, the Philharmonia creates thrilling performances for a global audience.
Live on stage
Concerts, in many different forms, are at the heart of what we do.
Digital & Immersive
We use technology to connect with new audiences beyond the concert hall.
Learning & Engagement
We inspire, excite, empower and engage a broad range of participants.
In the studio
Founded as a recording orchestra, today we record music for games and movies.
We nurture and showcase the next generation of artistic talent.
As a registered charity, the Philharmonia relies on funding from a wide range of sources.
Become a Friend
Deepen your relationship with the Philharmonia from as little as £5 per month.
There are many ways that you can donate to help support the Philharmonia's programme.
The American Patrons of the Philharmonia Foundation support our work across the United States.
We are proud to work in partnership with a wide range of businesses across the world.
Philharmonia in Bedford Trust
Support us to secure the future of our residency at Bedford Corn Exchange in perpetuity.
Thank you to our supporters
We are grateful to our Philharmonia family of supporters whose contributions help us make extraordinary music accessible to everyone.