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RNCM Students In Genesis 16 Line-Up

26 August 2014

Four RNCM vocal students have been accepted onto the 2014/15 Genesis Sixteen young artists’ scheme. Mezzo-sopranos Rachel Maby and Lucy Vallis, tenor James Black, and bass-baritone Peter Edge will now benefit from a series of week-long and weekend courses held throughout the year led by key figures from the world-famous choral and orchestral ensemble The […]

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Orlando Success for Benyounes

26 August 2014

RNCM alumni the Benyounes Quartet flew the flag for Great Britain in the Netherlands recently, winning Second Prize in the 2014 Orlando Competition. Violinists Zara Benyounes and Emily Holland, violist Tetsuumi Nagata, and cellist Kim Vaughan were one of eight quartets – and the only participant from Great Britain – to take part in the […]

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Notos is Waverley Junior Fellow in Chamber Music

21 August 2014

The RNCM International Chamber Music Studio is delighted to announce that the Notos Piano Quartet has been awarded the position of Waverley Junior Fellow in Chamber Music for the 2014/15 academic year. Formed in 2007, Notos (comprising violinist Sindri Lederer, violist Malte Koch, cellist Florian Streich, and pianist Antonia Köster) won the 2011 Parkhouse Award, […]

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Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw: 1912 – 2014

12 August 2014

It is with the greatest of sadness that the RNCM reports the death of acclaimed mathematician and politician Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw on 10 August 2014 at the age of 101. Born in Withington, Manchester, Dame Kathleen was Chairman of the Joint Committee and Court at the College from 1972 to 1986 and remained a truly […]

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