Professor Roger Smalley (1943 -2015)
Tuesday 15 September 2015
We are sorry to report the death of RCM alumnus, Roger Smalley. He was a hugely prominent and distinctive figure in contemporary music, both as a composer and a pianist.
National Student Survey
Wednesday 12 August 2015
The Royal College of Music has achieved outstanding results in the 2015 National Student Survey.
More Composition Success
Tuesday 11 August 2015
RCM composers are continuing to impress with their many recent achievements.
Olivier Stankiewicz joins the RCM
Tuesday 4 August 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to welcome Olivier Stankiewicz as professor in the Woodwind Faculty. Olivier has recently been appointed Principal Oboe of the London Symphony Orchestra.
RPS Composition Prize
Wednesday 29 July 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to announce that three recent RCM alumni have been selected as recipients of the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society Composition Prize for Young Composers.
Singing is good for you
Monday 20 July 2015
Researchers from the Royal College of Music have shown that listening to and performing music has a positive biological effect on mood and stress levels.
Sir Thomas Allen receives RCM Honorary Doctorate
Wednesday 15 July 2015
The Royal College of Music is delighted to have awarded alumnus Sir Thomas Allen with an Honorary Doctorate.
Success for RCM Graduates
Friday 3 July 2015
Students from the Royal College of Music are more likely to find employment than those of any other UK conservatoire, according to data published by HESA.
Music and Motherhood
Monday 6 July 2015
A new study announced today at the Royal College of Music aims to investigate the impact of singing among mothers experiencing Post-Natal Depression (PND).
Music in Hospitals
Monday 29 June 2015
Royal College of Music pianists have taken part in a successful project to bring music to older patients on hospital wards.