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Over 1,000 Milein Cosman sketches acquired by Royal College of Music Museum

Monday 3 December 2018

The Royal College of Music Museum has acquired 1,300 musical portraits by celebrated German artist Milein Cosman.

Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship 2018/19

Friday 30 November 2018

RCM tenor Joel Williams has been awarded the prestigious Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship to support his studies at the RCM Opera Studio.

Royal College of Music Museum on the road again

Tuesday 20 November 2018

The Royal College of Music Museum Roadshow returns with a new pop-up exhibition and events at Kensington & Chelsea Central Library on 10 and 11 December.

The Big Give Christmas Challenge: one gift, twice the impact

Tuesday 20 November 2018

The RCM is proud to have been selected to take part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge, the UK’s biggest online match funding campaign, for the eighth year.

Doctoral clarinet studentship now open for applications

Thursday 1 November 2018

The Royal College of Music is pleased to invite applications from doctoral candidates for the Pamela Weston Clarinet Research & Performance Scholarship.

Mercers’ Arts Award recipients announced

Wednesday 7 November 2018

The recipients of this year’s Mercers’ Arts Awards for RCM postgraduate students have been announced.

RCM names top conservatoire for music in the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide

Wednesday 26 September 2018

The RCM has been ranked the number one UK conservatoire for music in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Arina receives Benjamin Britten fellowship

Wednesday 4 July 2018

Award winning pianist Arina Lazgiian has been announced as the recipient of the Benjamin Britten Piano Fellowship for 2018/19, awarded by the RCM.

Royal College of Music top conservatoire for performing arts in the UK for third consecutive year

Friday 2 March 2018

The Royal College of Music is named the top institution for Performing Arts in the United Kingdom and Europe and second in the world in the 2018 QS World University Rankings.

Pulling out all the stops: unveiling the new RCM organ

Thursday 1 March 2018

The Royal College of Music’s new organ has been unveiled in a series of special events and concerts this season.

Kiri Te Kanawa Scholarship 2017/18

Monday 4 December 2017

The Royal College of Music International Opera School and the Kiri Te Kanawa Foundation are delighted to announce Nardus Williams as this year's Kiri Te Kenawa Scholar

The Big Give Christmas Challenge: one gift, twice the impact

Wednesday 22 November 2017

The Royal College of Music is proud to have been selected to take part in the Big Give Christmas Challenge for the seventh year. 

Nikola receives Benjamin Britten Piano Fellowship

Tuesday 12 September 2017

Award winning pianist Nikola Avramovic has been announced as this year’s recipient of the Benjamin Britten Piano Fellowship.

RCM to fund scholarships for BAME students

Wednesday 28 June 2017

The RCM will fund three UK students from ethnic minority backgrounds who wish to study as an undergraduate from 2018/19.

Royal College of Music breaks new ground with ambitious campus redevelopment

Tuesday 13 June 2017

The RCM marked the start of an ambitious redevelopment of the RCM campus.

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.

Royal Gala at Buckingham Palace celebrates the Royal College of Music

Tuesday 7 February 2017

HRH The Prince of Wales, President of the Royal College of Music, hosted a special gala concert at Buckingham Palace celebrating the RCM.

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.

Lord Black appointed new Chairman of the Royal College of Music

Thursday 8 December 2016

The RCM is delighted to announce that it has appointed Lord Black of Brentwood to the position of Chairman of Council.

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 Awarded Major HEFCE Grant

Thursday 1 December 2016

The Royal College of Music has been awarded a major grant by the Higher Education Funding Council of England (HEFCE) to support the development of new online teaching and learning resources.

RCM Students in Aldeburgh

Friday 25 November 2016

Royal College of Music students appeared last week at Snape Maltings, the home of Aldeburgh Music. 

RCM Announces Two New Mercers’ Arts Awards

Monday 24 October 2016

Two Mercers’ Arts Awards will be offered annually for the next five years to selected postgraduate students.

Heritage Lottery Fund Success

Thursday 13 October 2016

The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce that the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has awarded a grant of £3,634,418 to fund the redevelopment of the RCM Museum. 

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. 

Professor Colin Lawson Appointed CBE

Friday 10 June 2016

Professor Colin Lawson, Director of the Royal College of Music, has been appointed a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2016 for services to music and music education.

RCM named top UK conservatoire in 2017 Complete University Guide

Thursday 28 April 2016

The RCM has been named top UK conservatoire in the Complete University Guide’s Arts/Music Institution League Table 2017. 

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.

The Royal College of Music Secures Rare Gagliano Violin

Wednesday 16 March 2016

The RCM is delighted to announce the permanent loan of a 1758 Nicolò Gagliano violin.

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.

Big Give Christmas Challenge raises over £186,000

Thursday 17 December 2015

The RCM is delighted to have raised over £186,000 through the 2015 Big Give Christmas Challenge.

Double your money with the Big Give

Tuesday 24 November 2015

The RCM is once again proud to be participating in the Big Give Christmas Challenge on Friday 4 and Saturday 5 December 2015.

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.