Ida Carroll

Christmas is coming…

5 December 2013

Over the next few weeks, I will post images with a Christmas or winter theme from the RNCM Archives, to help get us all in the mood for the upcoming festive season. By now, children have probably written their letters to Father Christmas, asking for whatever has taken their fancy this year.  I wonder, however, […]

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Violist from 1972 recalls the RNCM’s first concert, 40 years on

21 November 2012

Following on from last Thursday’s 40th anniversary concert, Clare Scott, Manager of the Principal’s Executive Office here at the RNCM, recalls performing in the RNCM’s inaugural concert on 7 November 1972 at Manchester Town Hall.   ‘I was a student of the Northern School of Music (NSM), studying viola, piano and singing.  My first term […]

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