Friday 9 November 2018
The RCM Junior Department has collaborated with Luton Music Mix to bring young musicians together for the Darwin’s Bio Orchestra project.
Friday 28 September 2018
This September, RCMJD welcomes 75 new pupils, including one of its youngest ever students joining its pioneering mini bass programme.
Monday 23 July 2018
RCM Junior Department flautist Marie Sato has won the RPS-Duet Young Instrumentalist Prize, alongside pianist Noah Zhou.
Wednesday 21 March 2018
The Royal College of Music Junior Department and English National Ballet are collaborating on a new ballet at Sadler’s Wells Theatre.
Wednesday 7 February 2018
Four talented young musicians from the Royal College of Music Junior Department, plus RCMJD alumna Stephanie Childress, will compete in this year’s BBC Young Musician category finals.
Tuesday 12 December 2017
A total of 21 young musicians from the Royal College of Music Junior Department have been selected this year for the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.
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.
Wednesday 28 June 2017
RCMJD composer Chelsea Becker has been named as a winner of the 2017 BBC Proms Inspire Competition.
Monday 26 June 2017
Eyra Norman, a vocal student at the Royal College of Music Junior Department, has been crowned Young Musician of the Year 2017 (Vocal Category) by Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland.
Friday 12 May 2017
Two RCM composers are among seven young people chosen by a panel of judges from Classic FM and the Royal Philharmonic Society to write a new piece of classical music to celebrate the radio station’s 25th birthday.
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.
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.
Friday 9 December 2016
RCM Junior Department musicians have performed in the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales at a special ceremony at Sandringham Estate.
Monday 21 November 2016
RCMJD composer’s successes continue with award from Cambridge Youth Music
Tuesday 22 November 2016
A total of 22 RCM Junior Department musicians have successfully auditioned for the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, including the orchestra’s new leader.
Tuesday 25 October 2016
Violinist Eugenie Dalgleish performs Barber's Violin Concerto on CBeebies' Melody and Friends
Wednesday 6 July 2016
Shoshanah Sievers has been announced by BBC Radio 3 as one of two winners of the 2016 BBC Proms Inspire Competition’s 12-14 category.
Monday 27 June 2016
RCMJD pianist Vincent Ling has been awarded a Robert Lewin Scholarship by the charity Awards for Young Musicians.
Monday 9 May 2016
Royal College of Music Junior Department horn player Ben Goldscheider is through to the Final of BBC Young Musician 2016.
Thursday 21 April 2016
Isabella Fulford receives top award at the Golden Key Music Festival 2016
Wednesday 30 March 2016
We’re delighted to announce the Royal College of Music’s Summer Season, focusing on the music of Igor Stravinsky.
Wednesday 23 March 2016
RCMJD pianist Vincent Ling has been awarded First Prize by a distinguished jury.
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.
Friday 12 February 2016
The Royal College of Music Junior Department is delighted to announce a new Concerto Competition, named in honour of former RCMJD Director Barbara Boissard, who died in 2015.
Thursday 4 February 2016
RCM saxophonist Philip Attard has triumphed in the Woodwind, Brass and Percussion final of the 2016 Royal Over-Seas League Music Competition.
Monday 25 January 2016
No fewer than five talented young musicians from the RCM Junior Department have made it through to the category finals of BBC Young Musician 2016.
Monday 4 January 2016
Conductor and RCM Alumnus Jacques Cohen joins the RCMJD as conductor of the RCM Junior Department Symphony Orchestra
Thursday 26 November 2015
At just seven years of age, Jacky Zhang’s exam result is truly remarkable. An exciting musical future lies ahead!
Tuesday 24 November 2015
18 students take up positions with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, continuing a long tradition of Junior Department students performing with the orchestra.
Wednesday 21 October 2015
One of the RCMJD’s string quartets had the honour of performing at the House of Lords recently.
Thursday 8 October 2015
The RCM Junior Department's Chamber Choir has recently taken part in the Music for Youth Primary Proms, which took place in the Royal Albert Hall
Friday 28 November 2014
Four students from the Royal College of Music Junior Department have been successful in the Jaques Samuel Junior Department Piano Festival.
Tuesday 25 November 2014
RCM Junior Department composer Joe Reynolds has been announced as Cambridge Young Composer of the Year 2014/15.
Friday 14 November 2014
RCM Junior Department pianists Tomoka Kan and Isaac Ettedgui have recorded the new grade 1 piano pieces for ABRSM.
Friday 26 September 2014
We are delighted to warmly welcome 67 new students and a host of new staff for a new academic year at the Royal College of Music Junior Department.
Monday 19 May 2014
RCM student Martin James Bartlett has been crowned BBC Young Musician 2014.