Recent Highlights

RCM Historical Performance students have frequently appeared at many UK festivals and heritage venues including:

  • Bath International Festival
  • London Handel Festival
  • London Festival of Baroque Music
  • Hatchands Park
  • Victoria and Albert Museum
  • Queen's Galery, Buckingham Palace

International tours have included:

  • Bolivia
  • United States of America (Washington, DC and New York)
  • Italy (Rome, Venice, Frascati and Bologna) with the RCM Baroque Chamber Ensemble

International collaboration opportunities such as:

  • Performing with the Salzburg Mozarteum in the Leipzig Thomaskirche on Good Friday
  • Videoconference sessions with the Eastman School New York, Sydney Conservatorium, Danish Academy of Music and Hong Kong Academy

The faculty enjoys regular masterclasses from renowned practitioners, who have included:

  • Rachel Podger
  • Andrew Manze
  • Ton Koopman
  • Walter van Hauwe
  • Dorothy Oberlinger
  • Christoph Coin

The RCM stages an annual International Festival of Viols featuring concerts, lectures and masterclasses. Previous guest artists have included:

  • Vittorio Ghielmi
  • Wieland Kuijken
  • Paolo Pandolfo
  • Fretwork
  • Phantasm

Members of the RCM's historical performance faculty regularly appear on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune programme.

Students take part in an annual concert of Bach Cantatas with the RCM Baroque Orchestra

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