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Events tagged 'Strings'

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Violin Masterclass with Alina Ibragimova

6:15pm | 26 September 2017
Britten Theatre

Alina Ibragimova returns to work with talented RCM violinists in this special masterclass.

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RCM Chamber Music

6:15pm | 28 September 2017
Inner Parry Room

Two masters of the keyboard, Mozart and Bach, frame this evening’s recital, in between Schubert's sonata for the arpeggione.

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Violin Masterclass with Maxim Vengerov

3:00pm | 01 October 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Maxim Vengerov, the RCM’s Polonsky Visiting Professor of Violin, works with RCM violinists on Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with the RCM Chamber Orchestra.

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Chamber Orchestra of Europe: Chamber Music Masterclass with Mats Zetterqvist

6:15pm | 03 October 2017
Corelli Room

Principal Second Violin with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe and renowned pedagogue Mats Zetterqvist works with RCM chamber musicians.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 05 October 2017
Grove Room (G05)

Marcel Tournier's first suite of elegant and evocative Images are performed this afternoon by harpist Ines Cavalheiro.

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Chamber Orchestra of Europe: Schumann’s Symphony no 2

6:15pm | 05 October 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

We’re delighted to welcome back principal players from the Chamber Orchestra of Europe to perform with the RCM Chamber Orchestra.

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Viola Masterclass with Jennifer Stumm

2:00pm | 06 October 2017
West Parry Room

International Chair of Viola Studies at the RCM, Jennifer Stumm returns to the College to work with talented young viola players.

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Marmen Quartet

7:30pm | 06 October 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM’s new Artist Diploma in Chamber Music string quartet performs lyrical quartets by Brahms, Janáček, and Haydn.

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Classical Coffee Morning at the Royal Albert Hall

11:00am | 08 October 2017
Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP

Watch inspirational performances by outstanding musicians from the Royal College of Music, whilst enjoying a hot drink and a pastry in the Royal Albert Hall's Elgar Room.

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Harp Masterclass with Marisa Robles

2:00pm | 10 October 2017
Grove Room

Join Marisa Robles and leading young RCM harpists for this afternoon masterclass.

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RCM Chamber Music

6:15pm | 10 October 2017
West Parry Room

This unique programme pairs English and European works for cello and wind quintet.

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Cello Masterclass with Torleif Thedéen

6:15pm | 10 October 2017
East Parry Room

Join us for a special masterclass with internationally renowned cellist Thorleif Thedéen.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 11 October 2017
Farinelli Room

A saxophone quartet opens today’s chamber recital, followed by works by Bach and Ysaÿe.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 12 October 2017
Grove Room

RCM musicians perform Brahms' delightful set of miniatures for piano solo, followed by a Michel Blavet flute sonata and Debussy's violin sonata, his final composition.

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Orchestral Masterworks: Songs of the Auvergne

6:15pm | 12 October 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Martin André conducts the RCM Philharmonic and mezzo soprano Katie Coventry in Canteloube’s lush collection of folk songs from the Auvergne region of France, sung in the Occitan language.

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Violin Masterclass with Oleksandr Semchuk

2:00pm | 13 October 2017
West Parry Room

Oleksandr Semchuk returns to work with rising star violinists.

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Shanghai Conservatory of Music Chamber Concert

7:30pm | 16 October 2017
Britten Theatre

RCM musicians from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music perform a varied programme of western and traditional Chinese music as part of a week-long visit to the College.

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Violin Masterclass with Anna Kandinskaya

2:00pm | 20 October 2017
West Parry Room

Join celebrated performer and teacher Anna Kandinskaya as she works with some of our most talented violinists.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 24 October 2017
West Parry Room

RCM singers present a mix of songs from a Chinese inspired folk song to Berg's Early Evening Songs alongside Beethoven's charming fourth Violin Sonata.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 25 October 2017
Grove Room

Former RCM professor Josephn Horovitz' lighthearted and jazz-influenced Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano is presented alongside works by Brahms, Prokofiev and Peter Maxwell Davies.

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Album Launch: Violin Muse

2:00pm | 25 October 2017
Britten Theatre

Join us to celebrate the launch of violinist and RCM professor Madeleine Mitchell’s latest album of new music by British composers.

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Voices of Revolution: Youth & Optimism

7:30pm | 26 October 2017
Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX

The RCM Symphony Orchestra returns to London’s Royal Festival Hall to perform an all-Russian programme under the baton of Vladimir Ashkenazy.

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Cello Masterclass with Nicholas Jones

2:00pm | 27 October 2017
West Parry Room

Join Nicholas Jones, international solist and teacher at RNCM, for this open masterclass as he works with talented RCM musicians.

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Classical Coffee Morning at the Royal Albert Hall

11:00am | 29 October 2017
Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP

Watch inspirational performances by outstanding musicians from the Royal College of Music, whilst enjoying a hot drink and a pastry in the Royal Albert Hall's Elgar Room.

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Viol Masterclass with Jordi Savall

10:30am | 30 October 2017
Britten Theatre

We are delighted to welcome back Jordi Savall to the College for this masterclass, in which he will work with star performers from our Historical Performance Faculty.

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RCM Chamber Music

6:15pm | 30 October 2017
Grove Room

Chopin's first Ballade, made famous by the 2002 Roman Polanski film The Pianist, is presented alongside works by Mozart and Max Reger.

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RCM Chamber Music

1:05pm | 31 October 2017
Grove Room

Join us for this lunchtime concert featuring a unique mix of Latin American and Classical works by Rodrigo, Villalobus, Schubert and Beethoven.

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Serenade for Strings

7:30pm | 03 November 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM International Double Bass Festival opens with double bass virtuoso Bottesini’s second concerto, alongside works by Mozart and Tchaikovsky.

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RCM International Double Bass Festival

10:00am | 05 November 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM International Double Bass Festival returns with another action-packed day of inspiring performances, masterclasses and seminars.

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Classical Coffee Morning at the Royal Albert Hall

11:00am | 05 November 2017
Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP

Watch inspirational performances by outstanding musicians from the Royal College of Music, whilst enjoying a hot drink and a pastry in the Royal Albert Hall's Elgar Room.

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Mozart's Requiem

7:30pm | 09 November 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform Mozart's epic Requiem, and are joined by King's College Choir for the hauntingly beautiful Ave verum corpus.

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Mozart's Requiem

7:30pm | 10 November 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Symphony Orchestra and Chorus perform Mozart's epic Requiem, with Saint-Saëns' Second Piano Concerto.

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Trio Apaches: Brahms

6:15pm | 15 November 2017
Recital Hall

Trio Apaches performs Brahms’ second piano trio and is joined by an RCM violist for Brahms’ third piano quartet.

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Double Bass Masterclass with Rüdiger Ludwig

1:30pm | 24 November 2017
West Parry Room

Highly experienced double bass player, Rüdiger Ludwig, coaches RCM musicians in solo double bass repertoire.

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Viola Masterclass with Maxim Rysanov

6:15pm | 24 November 2017
West Parry Room

Internationally renowned musician, Maxim Rysanov, provides coaching and guidance for Royal College of Music violists.

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Sacconi Quartet

7:30pm | 24 November 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The Sacconi Quartet perform string quartets by Haydn and Janáček, and are joined by RCM students for Shostakovich's pieces for string octet.

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RCM International Festival of Viols: Masterclass with Hille Perl

10:00am | 27 November 2017
Farinelli Room

Join leading viol player Hille Perl for this special masterclass, as part of the RCM's Festival of Viols.

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RCM International Festival of Viols: Masterclass with Hille Perl

10:00am | 28 November 2017
Farinelli Room

Join leading viol player Hille Perl for this special masterclass, as part of the RCM's Festival of Viols.

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RCM International Festival of Viols: Masterclass with Hille Perl

2:00pm | 28 November 2017
Farinelli Room

Join leading viol player Hille Perl for this special masterclass, as part of the RCM's Festival of Viols.

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Viola Masterclass with Isabel Villanueva

6:15pm | 28 November 2017
Corelli Room

Join internationally renowned violist Isabel Villanueva for this public masterclass with star RCM musicians.

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Harlem Quartet

7:30pm | 04 December 2017
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Continuing its three-year residency, we’re delighted to welcome back New York’s Harlem Quartet. The ensemble performs Beethoven’s last string quartet alongside works by Turina, Webern and Mendelssohn.

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Classical Coffee Morning at the Royal Albert Hall

11:00am | 10 December 2017
Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP

Watch inspirational performances by outstanding musicians from the Royal College of Music, whilst enjoying a hot drink and a pastry in the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room.

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Russian Chamber Music: News & Suspense

7:30pm | 13 March 2018
Britten Theatre

Discover the revolutionary sound world of Alexander Mosolov with two of his provocative miniatures for voice inspired by newspaper announcements and grotesque scenes of childhood.

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Russian Chamber Music: Dance & Turbulence

7:30pm | 16 May 2018
Britten Theatre

Mieczyslaw Weinberg's unique works are paired alongside chamber pieces by his good friend Shostakovich and Prokofiev’s ‘Trapeze’ quartet written for a travelling troupe in Paris.

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