Amadeus Quartet Archive gifted to the RCM
Wednesday 1 March 2017
The Royal College of Music has been generously gifted a significant collection of archive materials from the Amadeus Quartet, one of the most celebrated string quartets of the 20th century.
Centre for Performance Science awarded £1m for HEartS project
Tuesday 28 February 2017
A joint venture between the Royal College of Music and Imperial has been awarded £1 million for a new research project on the arts and health.
Chappell Medal Success for Veniamin
Monday 27 February 2017
Veniamin Zhukov has won the Royal College of Music’s prestigious Chappell Medal piano competition 2017.
RCM joins Apple Music as classical music curator
Monday 12 December 2016
The Royal College of Music is delighted to have been announced as the first conservatoire curator on Apple Music.
Cyrill Ibrahim Speaks at Dutch Parliament
Monday 20 February 2017
The RCM alumnus and pianist was invited by the UK Embassy of the Netherlands to speak at the Dutch Parliament in The Hague, the Netherlands.
Janis Kelly appointed to a Personal Chair of Vocal Performance
Wednesday 15 February 2017
We’re delighted to announce that acclaimed soprano soloist Janis Kelly has been appointed to a Personal Chair of Vocal Performance at the Royal College of Music.
Royal Gala at Buckingham Palace celebrates the Royal College of Music
Tuesday 7 February 2017
HRH The Prince of Wales, president of the RCM, has hosted a gala to celebrate students, alumni and the work the RCM is doing to expand its reach.
RCM Community Music Research Partnership Awarded AHRC Grant
Friday 3 February 2017
The ‘Excellence, Inclusion and Intervention in Music’ project, conducted in partnership with York St John University, has been awarded £45,000 by the Arts and Humanities Research Council.
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.
RCM and Shanghai Conservatory of Music establish new Joint Institute
Monday 16 January 2017
The Royal College of Music has signed an historic agreement with the Shanghai Conservatory of Music to establish a new Joint Institute in China. This will be the first such partnership of any UK music conservatoire.