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PRS for Music Foundation Supports New Music North West

16 September 2013

The RNCM has been awarded £5000 by the PRS for Music Foundation to support several artists participating in New Music North West (NMNW), the UK’s largest festival of new music by living British composers presented by the RNCM and University of Manchester in October. Taking place predominantly at the RNCM and the University’s Martin Harris […]

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RNCM Awarded £2.8m to Transform Facilities

9 September 2013

The RNCM has been allocated £2.8 million by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to significantly transform its teaching, learning and performance facilities. The grant, from HEFCE’s Catalyst Fund, will substantially aid a major £7.1 million project established by the Manchester-based College to further enhance the student experience and broaden its artistic offering. […]

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Inspiring Project Shortlisted for Education Award

9 September 2013

A research project undertaken by a team of researchers at the RNCM and University of Liverpool has been shortlisted for a Times Higher Education Award. Funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council of England and led by Dr Carl Hopkins (Reader in Acoustics and Head of the Acoustic Research Unit at the University of […]

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Apostles Wins Gramphone Award

3 September 2013

A recent recording of Elgar’s The Apostles featuring a specially recruited semi-chorus of young RNCM singers has won a 2013 Gramophone Award. Tenors Sean Boyes, Thomas Kelly, Timothy Langston and Adam Player, and basses Stefan Berkieta, Matthew Kellett, Graham McCusker and Daniel Shelvey, joined the Hallé Orchestra, Choir and Youth Choir for a special performance […]

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