What's on

 
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WoodMusICK COST Conference: Day 1

9:00am | 09 September 2015
Britten Theatre

A two-day conference on the effects of playing on wooden musical instruments.

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WoodMusICK COST Conference: Day 2

9:00am | 10 September 2015
Britten Theatre

A two-day conference on the effects of playing on wooden musical instruments.

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Orchestral Masterworks - Beethoven and Wagner

6:00pm | 30 September 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Works by two musical giants are brought together for the opening concert of our new Orchestral Masterworks series.

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RCM Students' Film Orchestra

7:30pm | 01 October 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Students’ Film Orchestra performs music from film classics such as The Sea Hawk and Back to the Future, as well as paying tribute to composer James Horner.

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Chamber Orchestra of Europe in Residence - Flute Masterclass with Clara Andrade

10:00am | 06 October 2015
West Parry Room

We're delighted to welcome back RCM alumna Clara Andrada, one of the leading flute players of her generation, to work with our talented woodwind players as part of the Chamber Orchestra of Europe's RCM residency.

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Chamber Orchestra of Europe in Residence - Beethoven Symphony no 2

6:00pm | 08 October 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Chamber Orchestra of Europe principal second violin Mats Zetterqvist directs the RCM Chamber Orchestra in Beethoven’s Second Symphony.

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Oboe Masterclass with Jacques Tys

10:00am | 13 October 2015
East Parry Room

We're delighted to welcome Visiting Professor Jacques Tys back to the RCM for another insightful masterclass.

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Clarinet Masterclass with Maximiliano Martín

10:00am | 21 October 2015
West Parry Room

This masterclass offers up the chance to see Spanish clarinettist Maximiliano Martín work with some of the RCM's most talented woodwind players.

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Orchestral Masterworks - Verdi and Tchaikovsky

6:00pm | 22 October 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The relentless theme of 'Fate' permeates the music of Verdi and Tchaikovsky in tonight's thrilling masterworks concert.

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Chamber Essentials - Music for Woodwind Ensemble

7:30pm | 28 October 2015
Britten Theatre

Tonight's Chamber Essential's concert features seminal works for woodwind by Haydn and Mozart.

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RCM Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

7:30pm | 29 October 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The epic grandeur of Rossini and Verdi meets the sweeping romanticism of Puccini and Mascagni's verismo works in this must see gala of Italian opera, featuring Puccini's rarely performed Messa di Gloria.

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RCM Chorus and Symphony Orchestra

7:30pm | 30 October 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The epic grandeur of Rossini and Verdi meets the sweeping romanticism of Puccini and Mascagni's verismo works in this must see gala of Italian opera, featuring Puccini's rarely performed Messa di Gloria.

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Recorder Masterclass with Dorothee Oberlinger

10:30am | 04 November 2015
Corelli Room

International recorder player and professor at the Salzburg Mozarteum, Dorothee Oberlinger visits the RCM for this morning masterclass.

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Flute Composition Masterclass with Molly Barth

2:00pm | 04 November 2015
East Parry Room

Described as 'ferociously talented' (The Oregonian), Grammy-Award winning flutist Molly Barth visits the RCM for an afternoon woodwind masterclass.

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Recorder Masterclass with Dorothee Oberlinger

2:30pm | 04 November 2015
Corelli Room

International recorder player and professor at the Salzburg Mozarteum, Dorothee Oberlinger visits the RCM for this afternoon masterclass.

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Dorothee Oberlinger in Concert

6:00pm | 04 November 2015
Corelli Room

International recorder player and professor at the Salzburg Mozarteum, Dorothee Oberlinger performs works by Telemann and Castello.

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Saxophone Masterclass Jean-Charles Richard

2:00pm | 06 November 2015
Inner Parry Room

Witness soprano and baritone saxophone specialist Jean-Charles Richard work with some of today's most talented young woodwind players. 

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Orchestral Masterworks - Brahms and Dukas

6:00pm | 11 November 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Orchestral favourites from Brahms and Dukas are heard in tonight's Orchestral Masterworks concert, as the RCM Philharmonic celebrates the 150th anniversary of the latter’s birth.

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RCM Symphony Orchestra: Pre-concert Talk

6:30pm | 16 November 2015
Corelli Room

RCM Head of Woodwind Simon Channing discusses Mahler’s music ahead of this evening's RCM Symphony Orchestra performance.

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RCM Symphony Orchestra

7:30pm | 16 November 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Slovakian conductor Juraj Valčuha leads the RCM Symphony Orchestra in an unmissable performance of Mahler's immensely moving Symphony no 9.

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RCM Swing Band

7:30pm | 18 November 2015
Recital Hall

The ever popular RCM swing band returns for a romp through 1930s and 1940s swing.

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Woodwind Showcase

7:30pm | 19 November 2015
Recital Hall

Performers from the RCM's Woodwind Faculty present a show-stopping concert including Ravel's popular Le tombeau de Couperin and Piazzolla's energetic Histoire du tango.

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Orchestral Masterworks - Mozart and Martinů

1:05pm | 25 November 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Mozart's much loved 'Jupiter' Symphony is performed alongside Martinů's oboe concerto in this Orchestral Masterworks lunchtime concert.

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RCM Wind Ensemble

7:30pm | 25 November 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Wind Ensemble and Head of Woodwind Simon Channing present a lively and entertaining programme, featuring Ravel’s Mother Goose Suite - always an audience favourite.

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RCM Big Band - Tribute to Eddie Harvey and Will Michael

7:30pm | 01 December 2015
Britten Theatre

Join the RCM Big Band for an evening of toe-tapping tunes dedicated to distinguished jazz artists Eddie Harvey and Will Michael.

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Walton's Façade

7:30pm | 02 December 2015
Britten Theatre

We're delighted to welcome a trio of alumni: narrators Sir Thomas Allen and Sally Burgess plus conductor Tim Murray to perform William Walton's entertaining Façade

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Orchestral Masterworks - Tchaikovsky, Webern and Searle

7:30pm | 11 December 2015
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Join the RCM Philharmonic for a festive programme including Tchaikovsky's charming Nutcracker Suite and the daringly spectacular Rococo Variations for cello and orchestra.