King Charles announced as Royal Patron of the RNCM

8 May 2024

His Majesty The King has accepted the Patronage of the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) on the […]

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RNCM boosts UK economy by £200m a year, says report

8 May 2024

The RNCM contributes more than £200 million per year to the UK economy and attracts £42 million of […]

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Renna Manduell MBE: 1934 – 2024

30 April 2024

We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Lady Renna Manduell MBE (née Kellaway) at the […]

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RNCM announces new partnership with Peak Sinfonia of Hong Kong

29 April 2024

The RNCM is pleased to announce a new professional partnership with the Peak Sinfonia of Hong Kong (PSHK). […]

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Katie Stillman appointed Leader of Orchestra of Opera North

8 April 2024

Congratulations to alumna Katie Stillman, announced as the new Leader of the Orchestra of Opera North. Following an […]

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Categories: Alumni, School of Strings

Chloé van Soeterstède appointed BSO Principal Guest Conductor

19 March 2024

Congratulations to alumna Chloé van Soeterstède on her appointment as Principal Guest Conductor with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. […]

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Categories: Alumni, Conducting

Brennan Alleyne and Alex Bradford win the Williams-Howard Prize

18 March 2024

Tenor Brennan Alleyne and pianist Alex Bradford have won the third annual Williams-Howard Prize. An internal prize award […]

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Categories: Features

The Day the Music Dies? Why time is running out to tackle the decline in UK music education

11 March 2024

Dr Jo Yee Cheung, pianist and Chief Executive/Founder of Olympias Music Foundation A moment of optimism first. Around […]

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Categories: Alumni

RNCM partners with Olympias Music Foundation to open up access to music education

9 March 2024

The RNCM has announced a long-term partnership with the Olympias Music Foundation (OMF) to open up access to music […]

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Categories: Alumni

RNCM announces new Master of Education

8 March 2024

The RNCM has enhanced its postgraduate portfolio through the launch of a Master of Education (MEd).  Open for […]

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Founding Principal honoured with new sculpture by Hazel Reeves

27 February 2024

Sir John Manduell CBE, the Founding Principal who brought together two eminent Manchester music schools to establish the […]

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