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Jack Sheen to feature on new NMC Recordings album

12 January 2018

Categories: Conducting

Jack Sheen, our Junior Fellow in Conducting, is one of six young composers to feature on a new album by NMC Recordings. Next Wave 2 is a partnership project between Sound and Music, NMC Recordings and Sage Gateshead, designed to support and promote composers in higher education as they transition into the professional music industry. […]

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Alumna joins Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s Young Artists Programme

12 January 2018

Congratulations to alumna Lauren Fielder, one of 10 singers chosen to join Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s Young Professional Artists Programme. Forming part of the Pittsburgh Festival Opera’s 2018 summer activities, the scheme runs throughout June and July and offers opportunities for solo performance with orchestra. Lauren, who graduated in 2014, will also take part in the […]

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Kevin Gowland appointed Director of Woodwind (Deputy Head of School of WBP)

10 January 2018

The RNCM has appointed Kevin Gowland as Director of Woodwind (Deputy Head of School of Wind, Brass and Percussion), commencing in April. Kevin studied flute at the Royal College of Music with Susan Milan, before being appointed by Sir Simon Rattle as Flute Section Leader of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, a position he held […]

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RNCM Head of Operations awarded MBE in New Year’s Honours

3 January 2018

Congratulations to Neil Bohanna, Head of Operations, on being awarded an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours for services to higher education. Neil joined the College in 2009 as Head of Estates, becoming Head of Operations in 2015. Over the past eight years he has overseen the refurbishment of the Carole Nash Recital Room, […]

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