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RNCM Singers at the Arran Summer School

25 November 2013

Over 10 RNCM students and alumni took part in the 2013 Arran Summer School, participating in singing lessons, coaching sessions and masterclasses with an established team of music staff including Peter Alexander Wilson, Patricia MacMahon, John Fisher, Linda Ormiston and Alexander Crowe. Sopranos Katie Connor, Jessica Gillingwater, Joanna Norman and Amy Webber, mezzos Emma Stannard […]

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RNCM to Launch New Centre for Brass

18 November 2013

The RNCM recently announced plans to establish a brand new centre for brass offering exceptional tuition and performance opportunities to students. Named after the College’s first Head of the School of Wind, Brass and Percussion, the Philip Jones Centre for Brass will launch in December 2014 under the direction of the department’s current Head, Professor John Miller. An exceptional […]

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Alexandra is Woman of the Future

14 November 2013

Romanian pianist Alexandra Dariescu has won the 2013 Women of the Future award for Arts and Culture. Alexandra, who graduated in 2008, was nominated earlier in the year alongside Anna Higgs, Head of Film4, Jessica Elliott, Managing Director of J’s Dance Factory, Tamara Ralph, Creative Director of Ralph and Russo, and music theatre artist Charlotte […]

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Albert Hall Début for RNCM Session Orchestra

13 November 2013

The RNCM Session Orchestra made its Royal Albert Hall début on Monday 11 November, performing as part of the Music for Youth Schools’ Prom. Led by Andy Stott, Course Director for the College’s BA (Hons) Degree in Popular Music Performance, the 35-piece orchestra and vocalists presented Elbow’s One Day Like This, bringing a touch of […]

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