Friday 1 February 2019
The Royal College of Music was pleased to host the 2019 Rod Williams Memorial Concert on Thursday 31 January. The RCM Symphony Orchestra was joined by Venezuelan conductor Rafael Payare for a magnificent evening of Skryabin and Richard Strauss.
Monday 3 December 2018
The Royal College of Music Museum has acquired 1,300 musical portraits by celebrated German artist Milein Cosman.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wednesday 7 November 2018
The recipients of this year’s Mercers’ Arts Awards for RCM postgraduate students have been announced.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Tuesday 12 September 2017
Award winning pianist Nikola Avramovic has been announced as this year’s recipient of the Benjamin Britten Piano Fellowship.
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.
Tuesday 13 June 2017
The RCM marked the start of an ambitious redevelopment of the RCM campus.
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.
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.
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.
Friday 20 January 2017
This year’s Rod Williams Memorial Concert features Nicholas Collon and the Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra.
Friday 9 December 2016
The collaboration will see RCM musicians curate a series of concerts at the Royal Academy over the next year.
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.
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.
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.
Friday 25 November 2016
Royal College of Music students appeared last week at Snape Maltings, the home of Aldeburgh Music.
Monday 24 October 2016
Two Mercers’ Arts Awards will be offered annually for the next five years to selected postgraduate students.
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.
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.
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.
Thursday 28 April 2016
The RCM has been named top UK conservatoire in the Complete University Guide’s Arts/Music Institution League Table 2017.
Monday 4 April 2016
This year’s Rod Williams Memorial Concert features Vladimir Jurowski and the Royal College of Music Symphony Orchestra.
Wednesday 30 March 2016
We’re delighted to announce the Royal College of Music’s Summer Season, focusing on the music of Igor Stravinsky.
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.
Wednesday 16 March 2016
The RCM is delighted to announce the permanent loan of a 1758 Nicolò Gagliano violin.
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.
Thursday 17 December 2015
The RCM is delighted to have raised over £186,000 through the 2015 Big Give Christmas Challenge.