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RNCM Students Perform with Bergen Philharmonic

14 December 2015

Sixteen RNCM students travelled to Bergen, Norway, last week to sing in the chorus of the Bergen Philharmonic’s concert performance of Schoenberg’s Gurrelieder. Conducted by Edward Gardner and featuring RNCM alumna Alwyn Mellor in the role of Tove, the performance received a 5* review in The Telegraph, with critic John Allison stating that it was […]

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RNCM’s 2015 Fellows and Honorary Members

14 December 2015

The RNCM is pleased to announce its 2015 Fellows and Honorary Members. At the College’s annual graduation ceremony, which took place on Tuesday 8 December, Fellowships (FRNCM) were awarded to Professor Lynne Dawson, one of the UK’s most respected sopranos and Head of the School of Vocal Studies, and British Baritone (and RNCM alumnus) Andrew […]

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Le Yu is World Percussion Group’s 2016 Soloist

9 December 2015

Categories: Alumni

RNCM alumnus Le Yu has been chosen as the soloist for the World Percussion Group’s 2016 tour. Established in 2014 by leading percussion duo Maraca2, the Group features some of the world’s top young percussionists who each undergo an audition process. This year, 18 musicians from 13 countries were selected from hundreds of applications, with Le […]

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Alumna’s Tribute to Pioneering Mathematician

2 December 2015

Categories: Alumni

Four RNCM musicians performed Emily Howard’s Ada sketches at the Science Museum, London, in October as part of an event celebrating the 200th anniversary of Ada Lovelace’s birth. Born in London in December 1815, Ada Lovelace, the daughter of Byron, was a pioneering mathematician, often referred to as the first computer programmer due to the […]

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