Alumni Join Sir Willard White at The Bridgewater Hall

25 April 2013

Forming part of our 40th anniversary, RNCM President and world-renowned opera singer, Sir Willard White, will perform An Enchanting Evening of Song at The Bridgewater Hall on Wednesday 12 June. The concert, recommended by Classic FM, will include a selection of his favourite arias and American popular songs, and will feature the RNCM Chamber Ensemble […]

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Cecilia Smiga: 1975 – 2013 ‘A Consummate Professional, an Effervescent Personality’

23 April 2013

Cecilia Smiga:  19 March 1975 – April 14 2013 All at the RNCM were deeply saddened to hear of the death of soprano Cecilia Smiga on April 14 at the age of 38. A vibrant personality with a beautiful voice, Wrexham-born Cecilia studied at the College between 1993 and 1998 and was no stranger to […]

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Success for First Dawsons Song Prize

21 April 2013

Vocalist Molly Maher and guitarist Sam Marshall have won the inaugural Dawsons Song Prize, awarded to a vocal student and accompanist from the Popular Music Performance Degree programme. Taking place at the RNCM on Friday 12 April, participants compete by performing a Jazz Standard of their own choice in a masterclass led by guest professionals. […]

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Stephen Hough in Conversation with Les Pratt

18 April 2013

World-leading concert pianist, RNCM International Chair of Keyboard Studies and alumnus, Stephen Hough returns to his alma mater on Saturday 4 May to talk about his long and successful career, in conversation with BBC Radio 3 producer Les Pratt. In addition to his solo recitals and concerto performances throughout the world, Stephen, who graduated in 1981, is now also renowned […]

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