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May

21 May 2024 - 31 August 2024
RCM Museum

Book your ticket online or just turn up on the day. Explore our unique collection of instruments, artworks and manuscripts. We're open Tuesday – Sunday.

June

18 June 2024, 1:05pm
The Carne Room

Enjoy a varied programme of chamber music from RCM musicians at this lunchtime concert. 

18 June 2024, 2:00pm
Performance Studio

Limited Availability

French recitalist and chamber musician Bertrand Cuiller works with Keyboardists from the RCM’s Historical Performance Faculty in this fascinating masterclass.

18 June 2024, 3:30pm
Performance Hall

Enjoy a varied programme showcasing chamber ensembles from the RCM's Woodwind Faculty at this afternoon concert. 

18 June 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Hall

Enjoy a varied programme showcasing chamber ensembles from the RCM's Woodwind Faculty at this rush-hour concert. 

18 June 2024, 6:00pm
The Carne Room

Josie Ellis joined the BBC Symphony Orchestra in 2019 and she continues to freelance with many of the UK's finest orchestras. Today she shares her experience with RCM bassists.

19 June 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Hall

New Generation Baroque Ensemble, Ensemble Augelletti, performs a glittering selection of Baroque gems including Purcell’s glorious Golden Sonata for two violins and keyboard.

19 June 2024, 6:00pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM Head of Conducting Toby Purser and postgraduate conductors direct College musicians in a  range of chamber works including Suite for nine instruments by RCM alumna Grace Williams.

20 June 2024, 7:30pm
Performance Hall

The Fiora, Inverno and Sonora quartets present a varied programme of celebrated works in the final performance of this year’s inaugural String Quartet Platform programme. 

21 June 2024, 12:30pm
RCM Museum

Limited Availability

Enjoy polished chamber performances in the midst of a beautiful collection of historic artefacts and instruments.

21 June 2024, 6:00pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM organists perform in the RCM’s Organ Interludes series, exploring a variety of works on the Flentrop Orgelbouw organ. 

22 June 2024, 5:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM Junior Department ensembles, comprised of young musicians aged eight to 18, perform in their annual summer celebration.

23 June 2024, 11:00am
Various locations

Limited Availability

Visit the RCM for FestivALL, a student-led celebration showcasing compositions from under-represented groups and individuals across the classical music sector.

23 June 2024, 11:00am
Recital Hall

Discover little-heard gems and under-explored composers from within the Chinese piano repertoire.

23 June 2024, 11:30am
Performance Studio

Hear a variety of emotive solo and duo works by both women composers and RCM composition students.

23 June 2024, 12:00pm
Performance Hall

The RCM Electronic Music Society presents a programme of works inspired by diversity and protest.

23 June 2024, 1:00pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM composers of contrasting cultural heritage present works with international inspirations including Turkish dances, Portuguese folk tunes, and Cantonese nursery rhymes.

23 June 2024, 1:30pm
Recital Hall

RCM trombonist Jamie Tweed platforms the little-heard concerto by African American jazz pianist, composer and arranger Phil Moore. 

23 June 2024, 2:00pm
Recital Hall

This concert explores underplayed and underrepresented works for the clarinet trio and its component parts.

23 June 2024, 2:30pm
Performance Hall

This concert presents a varied programme centered around concepts of mythology and culture.

23 June 2024, 3:00pm
Performance Studio

This two-part concert showcases the ensembles on the RCM's flagship String Quartet Platform, followed by a thought-provoking performance of SKIN by RCM composer Connie Harris.

23 June 2024, 3:30pm
Inner Parry Room

RCM cellist Ezra Escobar presents an array of works for solo cello based on the Filipino art, music and culture celebration, the 'tertulia'.

23 June 2024, 4:00pm
Performance Hall

RCM's New Light Duo present works centred around dialogue and light for harp and cello, including a dazzling array of extended techniques and instruments.

23 June 2024, 4:30pm
Inner Parry Room

RCM musicians present a programme of works by under-represented composers focussing on nature, time and the seasons.

23 June 2024, 6:30pm
Cadogan Hall, 5 Sloane Terrace, London SW1X 9DQ

The RCM Junior Department Chamber and Symphony orchestras perform a programme of Mozart, Ravel and Bonis at Cadogan Hall.

24 June 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Hall

Junior Fellows from the RCM’s Artist Diploma programme take centre stage in this ongoing series.

24 June 2024, 7:00pm
Britten Theatre

Limited Availability

Hear brand-new short operas created by RCM composers and performed by RCM singers working in association with opera company Tête à Tête.

25 June 2024, 1:05pm
Performance Studio

Limited Availability

Enjoy a varied programme of chamber music from RCM musicians at this lunchtime concert. 

25 June 2024, 6:00pm
The Carne Room

This intimate song recital traces explore songs by 19th- and 20th-century composers linked by a tangled web of friendships, mentorships, marriages and affairs.

26 June 2024, 6:00pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Enjoy a rare opportunity to hear Mahler’s Symphony no 4 in a chamber arrangement made by Iain Farrington.

26 June 2024, 7:00pm
Britten Theatre

Limited Availability

Hear brand-new short operas created by RCM composers and performed by RCM singers working in association with opera company Tête à Tête.

27 June 2024, 1:05pm
Performance Hall

Enjoy a varied programme of chamber music from RCM musicians at this lunchtime concert. 

27 June 2024, 5:15pm
Performance Hall

This session explores aspects of student life at the RCM through the eyes of Tymon Zgorzelski, composer and SU President for the past two academic years.

27 June 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Studio

Limited Availability

Distinguished teacher Georges Barthel, who has performed in major festivals and concert halls worldwide, works with RCM historical flautists in this special masterclass.

27 June 2024, 7:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM Director Colin Lawson and RCM soloists join the RCM Symphony Orchestra to perform a programme of sparkling scores featuring music by Druschetzky and Bartók.

28 June 2024, 12:30pm
RCM Museum

Limited Availability

Enjoy polished chamber performances in the midst of a beautiful collection of historic artefacts and instruments.

28 June 2024, 2:00pm
Performance Hall

A BBC Proms regular and champion of underrepresented composers, Elena Urioste works with RCM violinists in this engaging masterclass.

28 June 2024, 7:00pm
Britten Theatre

Limited Availability

Hear brand-new short operas created by RCM composers and performed by RCM singers working in association with opera company Tête à Tête.

29 June 2024, 5:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Limited Availability

Musicians from the RCM Junior Department present a summer celebration featuring performances from the Sinfonia, String Orchestra and Symphonic Wind Orchestra.

July

01 July 2024, 10:00am
The Carne Room

Limited Availability

This study day presents the music of Japanese composer Kikuko Kanai involving talks from leading experts and a workshop-performance from the London Okinawa Sanshinkai group.

01 July 2024, 1:05pm
Performance Hall

Mills Williams Junior Fellow Sofía Medina curates and performs in a unique concert.

01 July 2024, 7:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

Immerse yourself in an evening of invigorating percussion works, with performances on a dazzling array of instruments including the RCM’s Javanese gamelan.

02 July 2024, 1:05pm
Performance Studio

Limited Availability

Enjoy a varied programme of chamber music from RCM musicians at this lunchtime concert. 

02 July 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Studio

Limited Availability

Pianist and Constant and Kit Lambert Junior Fellow Rieko Makita takes centre stage in this ongoing series.

02 July 2024, 7:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Saxophone Ensemble takes on Steve Reich’s most mesmerising scores, New York Counterpoint as well as UK premieres of music by Nicola LeFanu and Yasuhide Ito.

03 July 2024, 6:00pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

The RCM Brass Ensemble performs an arrangement of Richard Strauss’ epic journey through the mountains in An Alpine Symphony as well as a world premiere by an RCM composer.

04 July 2024, 6:00pm
Performance Hall

Violinist and Carne Trust Junior Fellow Lucilla Mariotti curates and performs in a unique concert.

06 July 2024, 2:30pm
Amaryllis Fleming Concert Hall

RCM Junior Department musicians come together to celebrate their successes with a range of performances.

06 July 2024, 12:00pm
Performance Hall

Winners of the RCMJD Chamber Music Prize and soloists from across the Junior Department perform in this varied and lively concert.

29 July 2024 - 31 July 2024
Performance Hall and Parry Rooms

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Join us for a friendly and creative course this summer where participants will work imaginatively with a team of young RCM musicians and composers to create a brand-new piece of music as a group.

August

09 August 2024, 2:00pm
Performance Hall

Enjoy this interactive concert inspired by objects, stories and exhibitions from the Royal College of Music Museum. 

25 August 2024, 7:30pm
Royal Albert Hall, South Kensington, London SW7 2AP

Holst's suite The Planets is one of classical music's most extraordinary acts of imagination. Student musicians from Helsinki and London unite to perform the work alongside Sibelius's The Wood Nymph and a new piece from Finnish-American composer Lara Poe.

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