Michael Elliott appointed new RSNO Chief Executive

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) announces the appointment of Michael Elliott as its new Chief Executive. Mr Elliott has been Director of Culture at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport in London since June 2008 and was formerly Chief Executive of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, including the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and Liverpool […]

Peter Oundjian to be RSNO's new Music Director

Peter Oundjian will become the next Music Director of the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO). The celebrated British-Canadian musician succeeds Frenchman Stéphane Denève, who departs at the end of the 2011/12 Season. Peter Oundjian will officially take up his position for the start of the 2012/13 Season. Peter Oundjian has been Music Director of the […]

RSNO and CHAS provide three-year children's hospice music project

Orchestra returns to Rachel House following pioneering first residency in 2009 From November 2010, musicians from the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) begin a new, three-year musical residency, sponsored by The Miller Group, for the children, young people and families who visit Rachel House, Scotland's first children's hospice, run by Children's Hospice Association Scotland (CHAS). […]

New partnership secures future for family concert series

RSNO and Children's Classic Concerts to work together from October, bringing music for families to audiences in Glasgow and Edinburgh The Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) and Children's Classic Concerts (CCC) today (Wednesday 11 August) announce an agreement which will see Scotland's national symphony orchestra becoming the sole orchestra for CCC's orchestral concerts in Glasgow […]