Louise Alder is audience favourite at BBC Cardiff Singer of the World
Tuesday 20 June 2017
RCM graduate Louise Alder has won the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize at the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2017 competition.
Cyrill Ibrahim Speaks at Dutch Parliament
Monday 20 February 2017
The RCM alumnus and pianist was invited by the UK Embassy of the Netherlands to speak at the Dutch Parliament in The Hague, the Netherlands.
2017 Rod Williams Memorial Concert Announced
Friday 20 January 2017
This year’s Rod Williams Memorial Concert features Nicholas Collon and the Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra.
A New Creative Partnership with the Royal Academy of Arts
Friday 9 December 2016
The collaboration will see RCM musicians curate a series of concerts at the Royal Academy over the next year.
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.
National Student Survey
Wednesday 17 August 2016
The Royal College of Music has achieved outstanding results in the 2016 National Student Survey.
Summer Keyboard Successes
Thursday 11 August 2016
Royal College of Music pianist Pavel Kolesnikov made his BBC Proms debut, following a series of high-profile successes for RCM keyboard students and graduates in a number of prestigious international competitions.
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
2016 Rod Williams Memorial Concert Announced
Monday 4 April 2016
This year’s Rod Williams Memorial Concert features Vladimir Jurowski and the Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra.
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.
HRH The Prince of Wales Presents Honours During Annual Visit
Thursday 10 March 2016
HRH The Prince of Wales today honoured a number of outstanding figures in international musical life at the Royal College of Music’s Annual Awards ceremony.
Creative Careers Centre
Monday 14 September 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce the launch of its pioneering Creative Careers Centre, formerly known as the Woodhouse Professional Development Centre.
National Student Survey
Wednesday 12 August 2015
The Royal College of Music has achieved outstanding results in the 2015 National Student Survey.
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.
Music in Hospitals
Monday 29 June 2015
Royal College of Music pianists have taken part in a successful project to bring music to older patients on hospital wards.
The Queen's Birthday Honours
Monday 15 June 2015
Our warmest congratulations go out to several individuals associated with the RCM whose achievements were recognised in the 2015 Queen’s Birthday Honours List.
Queen’s Medal for Simon Halsey
Thursday 19 March 2015
RCM alumnus Simon Halsey has been awarded The Queen's Medal for Music 2014.
The President’s Visit 2015
Thursday 12 March 2015
HRH The Prince of Wales honoured a number of outstanding figures in international musical life today at the Royal College of Music's Annual Awards ceremony.
International Women's Day on BBC Radio 3
Friday 6 March 2015
RCM alumnae are playing an important role in BBC Radio 3’s International Women’s Day celebrations on Sunday 8 March.
ROSL Accompanist’s Prize
Tuesday 3 March 2015
RCM alumnus Ian Tindale has been announced as the winner of the Accompanist’s Prize in the prestigious Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition.
More success for RCM singers
Wednesday 11 February 2015
RCM vocal alumni have continued to impress in recent competitions and performances.
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.
CMF and YCAT Artists
Tuesday 30 September 2014
Several talented RCM musicians have been selected to be artists with the City Music Foundation and Young Classical Artists Trust this year.
Alumni Reunion: 1975-85
Monday 22 September 2014
On Sunday 14 September we were delighted to welcome 250 RCM alumni from 1975-1985 back to the Royal College of Music for an unforgettable reunion.
Announcing the Rhapsody App
Friday 6 June 2014
The Royal College of Music has contributed to a brand new mobile phone app which promises to improve the treatment and rehabilitation of hospital patients.
The President's Visit 2014
Wednesday 14 May 2014
HRH The Prince of Wales honoured a number of outstanding figures in international musical life on Wednesday 14 May at the RCM’s Annual Awards ceremony.
Antony Hopkins FRCM
Thursday 8 May 2014
RCM alumnus Antony Hopkins has died.
RCM Alumni Network
Wednesday 16 April 2014
We're delighted to announce the launch of the Royal College of Music alumni network, created with the purpose of bringing together our international and diverse alumni community
Celebrating William Lloyd Webber
Tuesday 11 March 2014
The centenary of Royal College of Music alumnus and former professor William Lloyd Webber is being celebrated on Tuesday 11 March.
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.
Salomon Prize for Catherine Arlidge
Friday 17 January 2014
RCM alumna Catherine Arlidge has been awarded the prestigious RPS/ABO Salomon Prize for orchestral musicians.
John Stainer FRCM
Monday 13 January 2014
RCM alumnus and former Registrar John Stainer died peacefully on Wednesday 8 January 2014, a few weeks short of his 99th birthday.
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.
Celebrations in Minsk
Tuesday 10 December 2013
On Friday 6 December three Royal College of Music alumni presented a special piano recital in Belarus in celebration of the RCM.
Monday 23 September 2013
On Saturday 7 September, the RCM was delighted to welcome more than 100 alumni to a special reunion at the RCM.
Lifetime Achievement Award for Julian Bream
Wednesday 18 September 2013
RCM alumnus Julian Bream CBE has been announced as the Lifetime Achievement award winner in the 2013 Gramophone Classical Music Awards.
Monday 16 September 2013
New Zealand mezzo soprano and RCM alumna Felicity Smith tragically died on Monday 9 September.
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.