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RNCM at the BBC Proms

26 July 2016

Categories: Alumni

RNCM alumni feature heavily in this year’s BBC Proms. From pianists and singers to conductors and composers, there’s plenty to look forward to over the next few weeks, including a world première at the Last Night of the Proms. Scroll down for a snapshot: AT THE ROYAL ALBERT HALL Prom 24 Tuesday 2 August Steven Osborne […]

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Percussionist’s Solo with a Difference

25 July 2016

Categories: Alumni

RNCM percussionist Delia Stevens made a great impression on Phil Williams’ Radio 5 Live programme last week, performing a quirky set on office equipment. The 24-year-old, who graduated in 2014, showcased just what you can do with a typewriter, some scissors, a stapler, ring binders, tape and a mug. Click on the picture below to watch the […]

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RNCM Announces External Courses for Conductors

20 July 2016

The RNCM has announced its annual programme of external conducting courses, providing world class development opportunities for conductors at all levels. Led by RNCM Conducting Tutor Mark Heron, the programme is divided into two strands: masterclasses for conductors with some experience, and a course for music educators. The masterclass programme, which attracts applicants from all over the […]

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RNCM Alumna Wins 2016 Chilcott Award

19 July 2016

Categories: Alumni

Vocal alumna Soraya Mafi has been awarded the £10,000 Chilcott Award for young British opera singers. Offered biennially to an opera singer between the ages of 23 and 33 who has the potential to make an international impact within the world of opera, the Chilcott Award is specifically designed to enable advanced training or career […]

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Stefano Canuti: International Chair in Chamber Music & Bassoon

6 July 2016

The RNCM is delighted to announce a new professorship for the Italian bassoon soloist Stefano Canuti, who will become the College’s William Waterhouse International Chair in Chamber Music and Bassoon from September 2016. Stefano Canuti is recognised worldwide as one of the most charismatic and talented bassoonists of his generation. Although starting out as an […]

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