School of Vocal Studies and Opera

Alumni shortlisted for 2021 RPS Awards

29 September 2021

Congratulations to the RNCM alumni shortlisted for a 2021 Royal Philharmonic Society Award. Published yesterday (28 September), this […]

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RNCM appoints Ann Murray DBE as International Chair in Singing

23 September 2021

We’re pleased to announce the appointment of Ann Murray DBE as International Chair of Singing, commencing this month. […]

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RNCM announces 2020 and 2021 Gold Medal winners

30 June 2021

We’re very proud to announce our 2020 and 2021 Gold Medal Winners. Congratulations to pianist Giulia Contaldo, harpist […]

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RNCM singer wins Junior Class Charles Wood Song Prize

26 March 2021

Congratulations to undergraduate bass-baritone Armand Rabot, winner of the 2021 Junior Class Charles Wood Song Prize. Hosting the […]

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Michael Harper awarded grant to uncover the work of ethnically diverse composer

3 March 2021

RNCM Vocal Tutor, Michael Harper, is one of seven researchers awarded a grant by BBC Radio 3 and […]

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation expands support of RNCM

17 February 2021

We are delighted to announce that the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation is to expand its support of the […]

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Janet Fischer appointed Chief Executive of Live Music Now

29 January 2021

Congratulations to vocal alumna Janet Fischer, appointed to the newly created role of Chief Executive of Live Music […]

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Graham Vick receives Knighthood in New Year Honours

13 January 2021

Congratulations to alumnus Graham Vick, our International Chair in Opera, who was knighted in the 2021 New Year […]

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Watch: RNCM students present opera gala

30 November 2020

Postgraduate mezzo-soprano Olivia Rose Tringham has established a new opera company to provide work and performance opportunities for […]

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Alumna launches new series of works for voice

17 November 2020

Alumna Rosie Middleton has launched a series of newly commissioned works for voice, electronics and movement, exploring voice […]

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Five RNCM alumni join National Opera Studio

24 July 2020

Congratulations to the five RNCM alumni named Young Artists and Emerging Artists by the National Opera Studio for […]

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RNCM student solves 250-year discrepancy

20 May 2020

Vocalist Rachel Allen uncovers the real death date of 18th century soprano, La Francesina. Rachel Allen, a fourth-year […]

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