Browse Philharmonia concerts and events in London, across the UK and internationally.
2020/21 London Season
Adventures in music: brimming with stories, from Nordic legends to Old Testament dramas.
All seasons, series & tours
Explore our programme of concert seasons, curated series and international tours.
Put yourself at the heart of the action at Royal Festival Hall for just a tenner, with our secret seats scheme.
Booking info & FAQs
Everything you need to know about booking for our London and Bedford concerts.
Founded in 1945, the Philharmonia is a world-class symphony orchestra for the 21st century.
Meet our players, 80 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 2019/20 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.
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.
The quality and diversity of the Philharmonia's work would not be possible without our sponsors and supporters.
COVID-19 update: We have made the difficult decision to cancel or postpone all Philharmonia Orchestra concerts and performances up to the end of June 2020.
Downloads and links to all resources that accompany our Orchestra Unwrapped schools concerts.
Download thousands of free sound samples recorded by Philharmonia musicians.
Find out about the history, construction and sound of each instrument in the orchestra.