School of Vocal Studies and Opera

David Hill and Kristian Steenstrup appointed International Chairs

16 October 2018

We are delighted to announce the appointments of David Hill and Kristian Steenstrup as International Chairs in Choral […]

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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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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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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 2018 Gold Medal winners

25 June 2018

The RNCM held its Gold Medal Competition on Saturday 23 June featuring 10 of the College’s finest performers […]

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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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Vocal alumni recognised in Queen’s Birthday Honours

11 June 2018

Congratulations to RNCM alumni Simon Keenlyside and Alice Coote who have been recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours […]

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Alumna wins Ferrier Song Prize

1 May 2018

Congratulations to soprano Catriona Hewitson, winner of the Ferrier Loveday Song Prize at the 2018 Kathleen Ferrier Competition. […]

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Leeds Lieder Artists 2018

23 April 2018

Congratulations to current students Caroline Taylor (soprano), Anna Chiu (piano accompaniment) and Rachel Fright (Junior Fellow in Piano Accompaniment) […]

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Carly Paoli signs with world’s top publishing company

17 April 2018

Singer, lyricist and RNCM alumna Carly Paoli has been signed to Sony/ATV as part of a deal struck […]

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