Video: Semyon Bychkov conducts Strauss’s Don Juan, January 2016. 


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Would you like to study at the
Royal Academy of Music?

At this special place in the heart of London we are committed to helping our talented students to realise their full potential. You can follow in the footsteps of your heroes in music by studying at the Academy.


Upcoming Events

  • Strings Open Day free

    21.09.2017 10:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

    A day in the life of the Strings Department, including interviews with current students, student performances and lesson observation with members of the distinguished faculty of professors

  • Woodwind Open Day free

    22.09.2017 10:00, Various venues around the Academy

    This introduction to the Woodwind Department will give prospective students an opportunity to see current students in action.

  • Academy Symphonic Wind free

    22.09.2017 13:05, Duke’s Hall

    Academy Symphonic Wind perform Janáček and Dvořák

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@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 21
Congratulations to final-year student Michael Mofidian, winner of last night's #Pavarotti Prize. #opera #RAOpera
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 20
Congratulations to #piano #alum and prof @florian_mitrea for 2nd prize at Scottish International Piano Competition:
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 20
Good luck to #JuniorAcademy student Edward Hyde, singing in @RoyalOperaHouse live broadcast of #MagicFlute tonight:
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 20
Sibelius died #onthisday in 1957, aged 91. So here's a cigar he sent to Sir John Barbirolli, in our #museum archive……
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 20
Interested in studying #strings here? Read an interview with Head of Strings Jo Cole and come to tomorrow's Open Da……
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 20
TODAY 10am flute masterclass with Emily Benyon; 6.30pm Pavarotti Prize. #free
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 19
On Sunday, six of our #harp students had the opportunity to perform in Wagner's Götterdämmerung @SaffronHallSW:……
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 19
Congratulations to #composition #alum @samuelbordoli, who has been appointed Composer-in-Residence @ScottishOpera:
@RoyalAcadMusic • Sep 19
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Prospectus PDF

Prospectus PDF


The Principal and the EU


A personal message from the Principal

Daniel Barenboim

Daniel Barenboim