Popular Music

Student composes rousing anthem for Music for Youth Proms

14 December 2018

An original song by 19-year-old Popular Music student Pete Morgan was selected to close this year’s Music for […]

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Spring 2019 at the RNCM

13 December 2018

Spring at the RNCM promises even more innovation and musical exploration as it continues its Sounds Original?  journey, […]

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International Christmas Party

13 December 2018

Christmas officially arrived for our International Office yesterday when they hosted a party for all our EU and […]

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RNCM commits to supporting student health and wellbeing

26 November 2018

The RNCM has pledged to increase its support for students, dedicating its 2018/19 Annual Appeal to Health and Wellbeing. […]

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Manilow receives RNCM Fellowship during Manchester Arena gig

4 September 2018

We were thrilled to award Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award-winning musician, Barry Manilow with a prestigious Honorary Fellowship […]

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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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RNCM musicians chosen for Jazz North’s touring scheme

18 April 2018

Artephis, Manchester Jazz Collective and Täpp have all been selected as ambassador artists for Jazz North’s northern line […]

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Yamaha Artist Mo Pleasure visits the RNCM for inaugural masterclass

20 December 2017

The RNCM had the pleasure of hosting Morris ‘Mo’ Pleasure on Friday 1 December, the first Yamaha Artist […]

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Mayor of Greater Manchester supports Popular Music education

13 December 2017

We were delighted to welcome Andy Burnham to a special event on Tuesday 12 December highlighting the importance of […]

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Riti Walia receives first Popular Music scholarship

18 October 2017

First year Indian student Riti Walia has been awarded the RNCM’s first Popular Music scholarship, sponsored by The […]

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Students to open Neighbourhood Festival with Blossoms

26 September 2017

Our students have been given the fantastic opportunity of performing with Blossoms at this year’s Neighbourhood Festival Indie band Blossoms will […]

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