Northern Highlights

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Alum wins Australian National Piano Award

11 September 2018

Alum Oliver She has won the 2018 Australian National Piano Award. The 27-year-old, who graduated in 2016, walked […]

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Alum is finalist of Black British Business Awards

11 September 2018

Alum Daniel Kidane is one of the finalists of the Black British Business Awards (BBBAwards), which recognise the […]

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RNCM project shortlisted for Times Higher Education Award

6 September 2018

A collaborative project between the RNCM and South Manchester’s Barlow Hall Primary School to help children with autism […]

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Categories: Alumni

Interactive Twitter opera heads to Manchester

8 August 2018

Composition alum Michael Betteridge has written the music to #echochamber, an interactive Twitter opera that’s heading to Manchester […]

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Soprano wins $20,000 at New Zealand competition

6 August 2018

Soprano Eliza Boom has won $20,000 at the Lexus Song Quest in New Zealand. The 24-year-old, who’s just […]

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Percussion Ensemble wins China National Competition

6 August 2018

Congratulations to the RNCM Percussion Ensemble, winners of the chamber music category and gold trophy at the China […]

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Zelkova chosen to create RNCM String Quartet Studio

3 August 2018

Following an extensive international search we are pleased to announce that the Zelkova Quartet has been chosen to […]

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Categories: Alumni, School of Strings

RNCM exceeds national benchmark in 2018 NSS

27 July 2018

The RNCM has achieved 87% in this year’s National Student Survey for overall student satisfaction, exceeding the Office […]

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RNCM wins Global Teaching spotlight award

20 July 2018

The RNCM was one of five institutions to win a spotlight prize at the 2018 Global Teaching Excellence […]

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Carlos Ágreda signed by Hazard Chase

3 July 2018

Conducting alum Carlos Ágreda has been signed by Hazard Chase for general management. Carlos, who graduated in 2016, […]

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Categories: Alumni, Conducting

Adrian Kelly appointed Artistic Director of Buxton International Festival

27 June 2018

Congratulations to alum Adrian Kelly, appointed Artistic Director of Buxton International Festival. Adrian, who graduated in 2002 as […]

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RNCM President is voice of BBC World Cup trailer

14 June 2018

Did you know that our President, Sir John Tomlinson, is the voice of the BBC’s official World Cup […]

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