The Royal Academy of Music was the first British conservatoire to introduce teaching for the classical accordion. Since its start, the Accordion Faculty has been a pioneering force in the development of new repertoire and has quickly gained a reputation for producing some of the most successful accordion players in the world.
The Academy offers Principal Study to both undergraduate and postgraduate accordion players.
Accordion Open Day: 1st November 2016
Karen Ingram, Accordion Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7380 / email firstname.lastname@example.org
Has performed as a soloist with many of the world’s leading orchestras
World premieres of major works by illustrious composers
Dedicated teacher and untiring champion of the accordion
Founder of the Academy’s pioneering classical accordion department
Higher Education Statistics Agency survey reports 100% in work or study
Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017
Professor of accordion at the Conservatorio Torrefranca, Vibo Valentina, Italy, Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi, gives an accordion masterclass
Bandoneon virtuoso Mario Stefano Pietrodarchi and Academy accordion students perform
Accordion Masterclass with Friedrich Lips, renowned Russian accordionist
A concert of works by esteemed Danish composer Bent Sørensen Academy MPhil composer Rubens Askenar