Panfilov Wins Hastings Competition

12 March 2015

RNCM postgraduate Alexander Panfilov has won the 2015 Hastings International Piano Competition. The Russian virtuoso secured the £10,000 First Prize after impressing judges with a powerful performance of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concert No 3, accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. He said: ‘Having been to Hastings three times now, I am really familiar with the competition […]

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RNCM Partner Launches Free Music App

10 March 2015

Buffet Group, the world’s leading wind instrument manufacturer which supports exceptional RNCM and JRNCM wind and brass students, recently launched the first app for wind instruments. Premiering in Paris at the end of 2014, Urban Play is a fun and educational free app that gives musicians who want to learn a wind instrument the chance […]

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Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble

3 March 2015

Over the past few days the RNCM has received a significant amount of negative correspondence relating to the booking of Gilad Atzmon and the Orient House Ensemble on Thursday 5 March. After careful consideration, and to ensure the safety of all involved, the RNCM decided to withdraw the concert. This decision was taken and actioned […]

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