News Items tagged 'Vocal'
2017/18 piano accompaniment and junior fellows announced
Friday 22 September 2017
Royal College of Music Director Professor Colin Lawson CBE has announced the remarkable musicians who will be piano accompaniment and junior fellows for the 2017/18 academic year.
Success for five RCM graduates at Wigmore Hall
Friday 8 September 2017
The Royal College of Music is thrilled to announce that RCM graduate Julien van Mellaerts has been awarded First Prize in the Wigmore Hall / Kohn Foundation International Song Competition.
Royal College of Music alumni success in the West End
Friday 25 August 2017
Three Royal College of Music graduates have now been cast in Andrew Lloyd-Webber's The Phantom of the Opera.
RCM welcomes back Vladimir Ashkenazy for Autumn Season
Tuesday 8 August 2017
The Royal College of Music today announced its 2017 Autumn Season, which includes a concert at the Royal Festival Hall with Vladamir Ashkenazy on 26 October.
RCM to fund scholarships for BAME students
Wednesday 28 June 2017
The RCM will fund three new scholarships for UK black and minority ethnic (BAME) students.
Royal College of Music teaching rated outstanding by Department of Education
Thursday 22 June 2017
The RCM has achieved an overall rating of gold for its outstanding teaching and learning provision in the first ever Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
Joint anniversary for Les mamelles de Tirésias play and opera
Friday 2 June 2017
June marks the 70th anniversary of the premiere of Poulenc’s comic opera Les mamelles de Tirésias and the 100th anniversary of the first production of the play on which the opera is based.
Louise Alder wins Young Singer of the Year
Monday 8 May 2017
Soprano alumna Louise Alder has won the Young Singer of the Year award in the International Opera Awards 2017.
Ferrier Award success for RCM musicians
Tuesday 2 May 2017
Royal College of Music performers have enjoyed success at this year’s Kathleen Ferrier Awards.
RCM gives UK premiere of Rameau's Les fêtes d’Hébé
Monday 10 April 2017
A new collaboration between the Royal College of Music, Académie de l’Opéra national de Paris and the Centre de musique baroque de Versailles has culminated in a Rameau UK premiere.
Summer Season and new Harlem Quartet residency announced
Wednesday 5 April 2017
The Royal College of Music has today announced its summer 2017 season with the launch of a three-year residency by the Grammy Award-winning Harlem Quartet.
RCM Named Top Conservatoire for Performing Arts in the UK for Second Consecutive Year
Wednesday 8 March 2017
The Royal College of Music has been named the top institution for Performing Arts in the United Kingdom in the 2017 QS World University Rankings.
HRH The Prince of Wales honours outstanding musicians and industry leaders in annual President’s Visit
Tuesday 7 March 2017
HRH The Prince of Wales, President of the Royal College of Music since 1993, today honoured outstanding figures in international musical life at the RCM’s Annual Awards ceremony.
Janis Kelly appointed to a Personal Chair of Vocal Performance
Wednesday 15 February 2017
We’re delighted to announce that acclaimed soprano soloist Janis Kelly has been appointed to a Personal Chair of Vocal Performance at the Royal College of Music.
Royal Gala at Buckingham Palace celebrates the Royal College of Music
Tuesday 7 February 2017
HRH The Prince of Wales, president of the RCM, has hosted a gala to celebrate students, alumni and the work the RCM is doing to expand its reach.
RCM and Shanghai Conservatory of Music establish new Joint Institute
Monday 16 January 2017
The Royal College of Music has signed an historic agreement with the Shanghai Conservatory of Music to establish a new Joint Institute in China. This will be the first such partnership of any UK music conservatoire.
Nick Pritchard named Breakthrough Artist in UK Opera
Friday 6 January 2017
RCM alumnus Nick Pritchard has been named Breakthrough Artist in UK Opera in What’s On Stage’s Opera Poll 2017.
Spring Season 2017 Announced
Tuesday 6 December 2016
We're delighted to announce the Royal College of Music's Spring Season 2017, for which we welcome a host of internationally acclaimed musicians.
RCM Students in Aldeburgh
Friday 25 November 2016
Royal College of Music students appeared last week at Snape Maltings, the home of Aldeburgh Music.
Royal College of Music Celebration on Classic FM
Wednesday 5 October 2016
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce a new partnership with the UK’s most popular classical music station, Classic FM.
Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship
Thursday 18 August 2016
Royal College of Music baritone Kieran Rayner has been awarded the prestigious Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship to support his studies at the RCM International Opera School.
National Student Survey
Wednesday 17 August 2016
The Royal College of Music has achieved outstanding results in the 2016 National Student Survey.
100% Success for RCM Graduates in National Employment Survey
Friday 5 August 2016
For three years running, the RCM has scored 100% in the Destination of Leavers from Higher Education survey
Autumn Season 2016 Announced
Wednesday 27 July 2016
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce its 2016 Autumn Season, including a return by Bernard Haitink and appearances by a host of major international guest artists.
RCM Vocal Successes
Monday 25 July 2016
Royal College of Music vocal students and graduates have enjoyed a number of notable successes recently, winning important prizes and significant performance opportunities.
RCM Singers Dazzle at London Handel Singing Competition
Tuesday 19 April 2016
Royal College of Music singers have enjoyed a clean sweep at this year's London Handel Singing Competition.
BBC Proms 2016
Thursday 14 April 2016
The 2016 season of the BBC Proms has been announced and the Royal College of Music is delighted that RCM pianist Pavel Kolesnikov and baritone Huw Montague Rendall will make their Proms debut.
2017-2018 Prospectus Available Now
Monday 11 April 2016
We are pleased to announce the publication of the Royal College of Music’s 2017-2018 prospectus.
RCM Research Shows Singing Benefits Cancer Patients
Monday 4 April 2016
A new study by Tenovus Cancer Care and the Royal College of Music shows that choir singing boosts immune system activity in cancer patients and carers.
Announcing our Summer Season
Wednesday 30 March 2016
We’re delighted to announce the Royal College of Music’s Summer Season, focusing on the music of Igor Stravinsky.
RCM Named Top Conservatoire for Performing Arts in the UK
Tuesday 22 March 2016
QS World University Rankings finds the Royal College of Music top conservatoire based on the strength and quality of its teaching, research activities, graduate employability and international profile.
Thobela Scoops £2,000 Opera Prize
Tuesday 9 February 2016
Tenor Thobela Ntshanyana claims first prize at the Clonter Opera Singing Competition in another successful year for RCM vocal talent.
RCM singers selected as Jette Parker Young Artists
Tuesday 26 January 2016
RCM singers Angela Simkin and Simon Shibambu have been selected for The Royal Opera’s prestigious Jette Parker Young Artists programme.
Friday 4 December 2015
From the United Kingdom to Poland, students from the RCM Vocal Faculty and International Opera School continue to find success at home and abroad.
Sir Thomas Allen and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa appear in Die Fledermaus
Monday 30 November 2015
Two of the world's most famous opera stars, Sir Thomas Allen and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, have made surprise appearances in the RCM's recent production of Die Fledermaus.
Dyslexia Awareness Week 2015
Monday 5 October 2015
The Royal College of Music is pleased to once again be taking part in Dyslexia Awareness Week, running this year from 5-11 October.
Apply now for RCM Auditions
Friday 25 September 2015
We are already looking forward to next year and auditioning students for 2016/17, and the application deadline is fast approaching.
John Copley to direct Die Fledermaus
Wednesday 23 September 2015
We’re thrilled to announce that our International Opera School’s Autumn 2015 production of Johann Strauss’s Die Fledermaus will be directed by John Copley.
2015/16 Junior Fellows Announced
Monday 21 September 2015
RCM Director Professor Colin Lawson has announced the list of remarkable musicians who will be Junior Fellows for the 2015/16 academic year.
Sir David Willcocks CBE MC FRCM, 1919 - 2015
Friday 18 September 2015
We are deeply saddened to report the death of former RCM Director, Sir David Willcocks, on 17 September.
Welcoming Back Dame Kiri Te Kanawa
Friday 11 September 2015
We’re delighted to announce a new addition to our Autumn 2015 events programme – a Vocal Masterclass with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa on Wednesday 4 November.
Autumn Season on Sale
Wednesday 19 August 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce its new Autumn Season.
Sir Thomas Allen receives RCM Honorary Doctorate
Wednesday 15 July 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to have awarded alumnus Sir Thomas Allen with an Honorary Doctorate.
Success for RCM Graduates
Friday 3 July 2015
Students from the Royal College of Music are more likely to find employment than those of any other UK conservatoire, according to data published by HESA.
RCM tops Guardian League Table
Tuesday 26 May 2015
The Royal College of Music has been ranked first in the 2016 Guardian University League Table for music.
RCM claims Ferrier prizes
Monday 27 April 2015
Royal College of Music performers have enjoyed a clean sweep at this year’s Kathleen Ferrier Awards.
Summer Season on sale
Wednesday 8 April 2015
Summer is almost here, and so is a bright new season of musical events at the Royal College of Music!
NOS places for RCM singers
Thursday 2 April 2015
RCM singers He Wu and Angela Simkin have been offered places at the National Opera Studio (NOS) for 2015/16.
More success for RCM singers
Wednesday 11 February 2015
RCM vocal alumni have continued to impress in recent competitions and performances.
Portrait Artist of the Year
Monday 5 January 2015
The Royal College of Music has commissioned a portrait of Dame Kiri Te Kanawa as part of the Sky Arts TV series Portrait Artist of the Year.
Lewis Murphy made Glyndebourne Young Composer
Monday 8 December 2014
RCM composer Lewis Murphy has been announced as Glyndebourne’s new Young Composer in Residence.
New Season: Spring 2015
Wednesday 3 December 2014
We’re delighted to announce our new Spring Season of events.
Sir Nicholas Winton at the RCM
Monday 24 November 2014
We were honoured to welcome the British humanitarian Sir Nicholas Winton to the Royal College of Music on Friday 21 November.
Lieder Prize for Rowan
Monday 10 November 2014
RCM soprano Rowan Pierce has won the Schubert Society of Britain’s Lieder Prize.
Ferrier Bursary Success
Monday 3 November 2014
RCM countertenor Timothy Morgan has triumphed in this year’s Kathleen Ferrier Society Bursary for Young Singers.
Half a million YouTube views
Friday 24 October 2014
The Royal College of Music has received more than 500,000 video views on YouTube.
Tickets now on sale for our autumn opera: The Magic Flute
Wednesday 8 October 2014
This November the RCM International Opera School is proud to present a new production of Mozart’s The Magic Flute.
Sarah Connolly and Elizabeth Watts at the RCM
Friday 3 October 2014
We are delighted to announce that RCM alumnae soprano Elizabeth Watts and mezzo-soprano Sarah Connolly will be singing the two solo roles in our performance of Mahler’s Symphony no 2 on Thursday 23 October and Friday 24 October.
Tuesday 8 July 2014
This July the RCM is hosting the world premiere of a new opera by RCM alumnus Oliver Rudland.
The RCM on the BBC
Monday 7 July 2014
The Royal College of Music has recently been featured in two prime time BBC TV programmes: Celebrity MasterChef and The Honourable Woman.
Vocal Faculty Open Door 2014
Monday 30 June 2014
This September the RCM Vocal Faculty is once again opening its doors to offer aspiring singers invaluable advice from RCM vocal professors.
A Rossini UK Premiere at the RCM
Thursday 5 June 2014
The RCM is celebrating the 200th anniversary of Rossini's La gazzetta by presenting the UK premiere of a quintet for the opera's five major characters.
Inside Opera: Live
Friday 9 May 2014
RCM Director of Opera Michael Rosewell will appear on Inside Opera: Live on Saturday 10 May 2014.
Tuesday 6 May 2014
RCM mezzo-soprano Amy Williamson and professor Christopher Glynn have given the first performance of a lost song by Felix Mendelssohn on BBC Radio 4’s ‘Today’ programme.
Tuesday 6 May 2014
RCM musicians have won three main awards in this year’s Royal Over-Seas League Annual Music Competition.
NOS place for Katherine
Tuesday 29 April 2014
Recent RCM graduate Katherine Crompton has been offered a place at the National Opera Studio (NOS) for 2014/15.
C P E Bach: Spiritual Songs
Friday 25 April 2014
A new CD of C P E Bach’s music recorded by RCM professors Norbert Meyn and Terence Charlston has been released by Toccata Classics.
BBC Proms Launch
Thursday 24 April 2014
The 2014 BBC Proms season has been announced in which the Royal College of Music is once again playing a starring role.
Olivier Award for ETO
Tuesday 15 April 2014
RCM friends and partners English Touring Opera have won the 2014 Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Opera.
Morgan made HGO Studio Artist
Monday 17 March 2014
RCM baritone Morgan Pearse has been selected to be a member of the 2014–15 Houston Grand Opera Studio programme.
Woodhouse at 15
Thursday 6 March 2014
The Royal College of Music’s Woodhouse Centre for Professional Development is celebrating its 15th birthday this year with a unique series of events.
Singing a Song in a Foreign Land
Tuesday 18 February 2014
This February the RCM’s Singing a Song in a Foreign Land project comes to a climax with an exhibition, concert series and three-day symposium.
Welcoming Back Sir Thomas Allen
Friday 14 February 2014
We’re delighted to announce a new addition to our events programme – a Vocal Masterclass with Sir Thomas Allen on Friday 14 March.
Vocal Success Continues
Friday 14 February 2014
RCM singers have continued a recent run of RCM Vocal Faculty successes.
Wednesday 12 February 2014
Three RCM singers have all enjoyed outstanding success recently.
RAG Week 2014
Thursday 6 February 2014
The week of 10-14 February 2014 is RCM RAG Week 2013 - a full week of charitable events organised by the RCM Students’ Association.
Success for Anna
Tuesday 28 January 2014
RCM soprano Anna Rajah has been awarded a place at the internationally prestigious Bayerische Staatsoper Opera Studio for the autumn of 2014.
Live Broadcasts Spring 2014
Thursday 23 January 2014
Back by popular demand, the RCM’s ground-breaking series of live online broadcasts continues this spring.
Queen's Medal for Sir Thomas Allen
Tuesday 7 January 2014
RCM alumnus Sir Thomas Allen is to be awarded The Queen's Medal for Music 2013.
John Copley CBE
Monday 6 January 2014
We congratulate opera director John Copley CBE, who has been recognised in the New Year’s Honours list.
Ravel's Pair of Spectacles
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Our International Opera School are gearing up for what promises to be a thrilling double bill of Ravel operas...
Double Your Money with The Big Give
Monday 25 November 2013
This December, the Royal College of Music is once again participating in the Big Give Christmas Challenge...
Britten at the RCM
Monday 18 November 2013
On 19 and 22 November the RCM is celebrating the centenary of RCM alumnus Benjamin Britten with a series of exciting concerts.
RCM stars shine in ETO’s autumn season
Thursday 14 November 2013
This autumn, a number of RCM singers have been benefiting from the RCM’s close association with English Touring Opera.
Bach Singers Prize
Monday 11 November 2013
RCM tenor Nick Pritchard has won First Prize in the fourth London Bach Society Bach Singers Prize.
Ferrier Bursary Success
Tuesday 29 October 2013
RCM singers have enjoyed success in this year’s Kathleen Ferrier Society Bursary for Young Singers.
Tête à Tête Opera Festival
Tuesday 24 September 2013
Works by RCM composers at this year’s Tête à Tête Opera Festival met with huge success over the summer.
Monday 16 September 2013
New Zealand mezzo soprano and RCM alumna Felicity Smith tragically died on Monday 9 September.
Friday 13 September 2013
We’re delighted to announce that we’re now making RCM masterclasses available to a worldwide audience.
RCM Competition Successes
Monday 2 September 2013
RCM singers Sinéad O'Kelly and Benjamin Williamson have both enjoyed success in recent competitions.
Tuesday 27 August 2013
Our seventh weekly BBC Proms news bulletin, with details of this week's performances conducted by RCM alumni John Wilson and Sir Andrew Davis.
Baroque Opera from Venice
Friday 23 August 2013
This autumn, we are delighted to welcome back our friends and partners English Touring Opera for a thrilling operatic season.
Success in Innsbruck
Monday 19 August 2013
RCM singers have enjoyed great success in the fourth Cesti International Singing Competition at the Innsbruck International Early Music Festival.
Are you an aspiring singer?
Wednesday 24 July 2013
This September the RCM Vocal Faculty is once again opening its doors to offer aspiring singers invaluable advice from RCM vocal professors.
Stella Maris Singing Competition
Friday 12 July 2013
Recent RCM graduate countertenor Rupert Enticknap has won the Opera and Lieder Prizes at the 2013 Stella Maris Competition.
Graduation Live Broadcast
Wednesday 3 July 2013
We’re delighted to announce a new experiment for the RCM: this Friday, we will be broadcasting the entire 2013 RCM Graduation Ceremony LIVE on the RCM website.
Stephen Fry at the RCM
Tuesday 2 July 2013
RCM students have been workshopping a brand new opera with music by RCM graduate Louis Mander and libretto by Stephen Fry.
Dean & Chadlington Singing Competition
Monday 1 July 2013
RCM singers have picked up first and second prize in the Dean and Chadlington Singing Competition.
Ben Johnson - the Audience Favourite!
Thursday 20 June 2013
RCM graduate Ben Johnson has won the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize at BBC Cardiff Singer of the World.
La vie parisienne
Monday 17 June 2013
This June the RCM International Opera School is transporting audiences to Paris in our sparkling summer production of Offenbach’s La vie parisienne.
ROSL Success for Morgan Pearse
Tuesday 4 June 2013
RCM baritone Morgan Pearse has been awarded the Gold Medal and First Prize of £10,000 at the Royal Over-Seas League Competition Final.
Rising Stars at Cadogan Hall
Friday 31 May 2013
Once again this June RCM soloists and chamber groups are heading to London’s Cadogan Hall for a series of spectacular concerts.
Florilegium at Bath International Music Festival
Wednesday 29 May 2013
RCM Ensemble in Association Florilegium will collaborate with RCM singers and alumnae at this year’s Bath International Music Festival.
RCM musicians made YCAT Artists
Tuesday 21 May 2013
RCM violinist Ben Baker and baritone Morgan Pearse have been announced as Young Classical Artists Trust (YCAT) Artists 2013.
Successes at the English Song Competition
Thursday 23 May 2013
RCM pianist Jennifer Hughes and RCM singer Bradley Travis have both enjoyed success at the Patricia Routledge National English Song Competition 2013.
The President's Award
Thursday 9 May 2013
HRH The Prince of Wales celebrated 20 years as President of the Royal College of Music by endorsing a brand-new honour, The President’s Award.
Ferrier Success for Louise Alder
Monday 29 April 2013
RCM soprano Louise Alder has been awarded second prize at the prestigious Kathleen Ferrier Awards...
Sir Colin Davis
Monday 15 April 2013
We were very sorry to hear of the death of RCM alumnus Sir Colin Davis on Sunday 14 April 2013.
Michael Gough Matthews
Thursday 11 April 2013
We are very sorry to report the death of Vice-President and former RCM Director, Michael Gough Matthews, on Thursday 11 April 2013.
RCM Competition Successes
Wednesday 13 March 2013
RCM musicians Jennifer Hughes, Sinead O'Kelly and Ian Tindale have all enjoyed success in recent competitions.
Radio appearances by RCM singers
Tuesday 12 March 2013
RCM Singers have appeared on BBC Radio 3 and Resonance FM to discuss the London Handel Festival / RCM production of Imeneo.
Royal Over-Seas League Competition
Monday 18 February 2013
RCM baritone Morgan Pearse has been awarded the top prize in the Singers Section of the Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition.
The Scalpel and the Bow
Monday 14 January 2013
Head of Performance Science Professor Aaron Williamon has featured on the popular BBC Radio 3 series Between the Ears.
Monteverdi at the RCM
Tuesday 20 November 2012
Next week the RCM's latest opera production will be unveiled: a brand new production of Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea.
Apply now for International Auditions
Monday 1 October 2012
Apply now for auditions in South Korea and Japan - the deadline is fast approaching!
RCM presents first UK staged production of Rameau opera
Monday 31 October 2016
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce the United Kingdom’s first staged production of Rameau’s rarely performed French baroque opera, Les Fêtes d’Hébé.
Celebrating Benjamin Britten
Tuesday 11 September 2012
The Britten-Pears Foundation has unveiled details of the centenary celebrations for RCM alumnus Benjamin Britten.
Baroque Opera Success
Monday 10 September 2012
Recent graduates baritone Edward Grint and counter tenor Jake Arditti have been awarded major prizes in the Cesti International Baroque Opera Singing Competition in Innsbruck.
Honorary Awards Announced
Thursday 19 July 2012
The RCM is pleased to announce a number of honorary awards on individuals who have made an exceptional contribution to life at the RCM and the wider musical community.
Tea at the House of Lords
Friday 13 July 2012
Professor Lord Winston, the RCM Chairman, invited members of the RCM Chamber Choir for a special tea at the House of Lords...
An Honorary Doctorate for Bryn
Friday 13 July 2012
The RCM has awarded an Honorary Doctorate to bass-baritone Bryn Terfel...
Singing in the Rain!
Thursday 31 May 2012
Torrential rain didn't stop the Royal College of Music Chamber Choir entertaining the crowds at the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant...
Michael the Maestro Mentor
Sunday 20 May 2012
RCM Director of Opera Michael Rosewell has been appearing on our screens in the BBC series "Maestro at the Opera"...
Success for Sophie!
Wednesday 2 May 2012
RCM alumna Sophie Bevan has won the Sky Arts South Bank Show “Breakthrough Award”...
Live on Radio 3
Monday 30 April 2012
On Friday 27 April, the RCM Baroque Orchestra and Soloists appeared on BBC Radio 3's "In Tune" to promote a very special concert...
Leopold de Rothschild
Friday 20 April 2012
With deep regret we report the death on Thursday 19 April of Leopold de Rothschild CBE, FRCM
From Indiana to Kensington
Monday 26 March 2012
This March, we were delighted to welcome three vocal students from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University...
The President's Visit 2012
Thursday 15 March 2012
On Wednesday 14 March, HRH The Prince of Wales visited the Royal College of Music, where in his role as President of the RCM, he presented special honours at the College’s annual awards ceremony...
In Tune with Riccardo Primo
Friday 16 March 2012
The London Handel Festival’s production of Handel's Riccardo Primo at the RCM starring RCM students was featured on yesterday’s In Tune on BBC Radio 3.
Disc of the Week
Monday 5 March 2012
RCM Head of Historical Performance Ashley Solomon has scored a success with his new Vivaldi CD.
Figaro Comes to the RCM
Thursday 23 February 2012
The RCM International Opera School is delighted to announce its summer production: Mozart’s "Le Nozze di Figaro" (The Marriage of Figaro).
The Life of Schumann
Wednesday 22 February 2012
The Life of Schumann by Visiting Research Fellow Michael Musgrave (FRCM) was published in May 2011 by Cambridge University Press in its ‘Musical Lives’ Series.
Martha's 'Romanze' on BBC Radio 3
Friday 17 February 2012
RCM alumna mezzo soprano Martha Jones’s recording of Schubert’s ‘Romanze’ is being broadcast at 2pm on BBC Radio 3 on Friday 17 February.
Ruby's Manchester Debut
Friday 3 February 2012
RCM alumna Ruby Hughes is making her concert debut with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday 3 February, which will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3.
The Father of New Zealand Opera
Thursday 26 January 2012
The Royal College of Music is sad to learn of the death of RCM alumni Donald Munro, the “Father of New Zealand Opera”.
New Year's Honours
Friday 6 January 2012
We offer warm congratulations to the many musicians whose achievements have been recognised in the New Year’s Honours list.
Tuesday 20 December 2011
Two of the UK's leading opera critics have praised the RCM International Opera School's latest production...
Dame Joan Sutherland Exhibition at Royal Opera House
Thursday 10 November 2011
The Royal Opera House Collections has just launched a new exhibition about legendary soprano and RCM alumna Dame Joan Sutherland.
Two Magical Sopranos
Monday 31 October 2011
In 2012, two recent RCM graduates will be performing in high profile productions of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte (”The Magic Flute”).
Wigmore Hall Success for RCM Singer
Monday 24 October 2011
Congratulations to mezzo-soprano Anna Huntley, who has been awarded the Wigmore Hall / Independent Opera Voice Fellowship
First Prize for RCM Singer
Monday 17 October 2011
Congratulations to RCM soprano Abigail Mitchell who won first prize in the International "Vokal Genial" competition in Munich with the Munich Radio Orchestra at the weekend
Special Award for RCM Singer
Wednesday 5 October 2011
Congratulations to Australian baritone Morgan Pearse who has been awarded AUD 20,000 by the Australian Music Foundation, following his successful audition at Wigmore Hall.
Brahms in the Home
Tuesday 11 October 2011
This November, a conference and concert series shed light on a vital but little-explored facet of 19th-century music-making...
100% employability for RCM graduates
Friday 23 September 2011
According to a study carried out by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA), RCM graduates are more likely to find employment than those of any other UK conservatoire
Vocal Faculty Open Door
Monday 5 September 2011
A brand new initiative from the RCM gives aspiring singers the chance to maximise their chances of audition success...
Special Prize for RCM Singer
Tuesday 30 August 2011
Countertenor Rupert Enticknap has been awarded a special prize at one of Europe's most prestigious singing competitions...
RCM Singer triumphs in France
Wednesday 24 August 2011
Soprano Robyn Parton has scooped a major award at one of Europe's top competitions for young singers...
2011 Ernest Bloch Competition
Monday 25 July 2011
RCM performers have walked off with the top two prizes in the 2011 Ernest Bloch Music Competition...
President's Visit 2011
Wednesday 22 June 2011
On Thursday 12 May, HRH The Prince of Wales made his annual visit to the Royal College of Music...
Multiple triumphs for RCM performers
Wednesday 22 June 2011
RCM performers have almost swept the board at this year's Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition...