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RNCM Library Wins Excellence Award

26 April 2012

The RNCM Library is one of the recipients of the Excellence Awards for Music Libraries 2012 from the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives & Documentation Centres: United Kingdom and Ireland Branch. The award was presented to the College Librarian by the Chair of the Awards Panel, Professor Jan Smaczny (University of Belfast), at the […]

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RPS Music Award Nominations for RNCM Composers

24 April 2012

RNCM Visiting Professor in Composition, Gary Carpenter, and RNCM alumni Sally Beamish and Martin Butler have all been nominated for a Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Music Award for chamber-scale composition. The annual RPS Music Awards, presented in association with BBC Radio 3, are the highest recognition for live classical music in the UK. Awards, in […]

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Jamie Brewster Named Student of the Year

31 March 2012

Jamie Brewster has been chosen as the recipient of the Student of the Year Award for the RNCM Foundation Degree in Popular Music Practice (Session Musician) at this year’s Access to Music National Music Student Awards. The event, which takes place at the Liverpool Echo Arena on 17 May, celebrates the achievements of students from […]

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Alumni to Perform at Wigmore Hall

14 March 2012

RNCM alumni Sipho Fubesi (tenor, pictured above), Robert Thompson (piano) and Michael Gurevich (violin) are set to perform at London’s Wigmore Hall next month in celebration of The John Hosier Music Trust’s 10th anniversary. This special concert, which takes place on 20 April, features 10 talented musicians, all of whom received scholarships from the Trust, […]

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