Brass

The Academy’s Brass Faculty has established itself as one of the foremost conservatoire departments in the world. We prioritise students’ experiences by offering an unparalleled range of masterclasses with internationally renowned players, one-to-one lesson time with our distinguished professors and visiting professors and plenty of orchestral and chamber music opportunities. Our brass students are focused, motivated and supportive across the department.

Rugby professionals and prima donnas: read the latest newsletter by Mark David, Head of Brass
 

The Academy offers programmes of study in:

See also:
Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies
Regent Scholarship Scheme
 

 
Contact

Murray Richmond, Department Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7320 / email brass@ram.ac.uk

Mark David

Head of Brass: Mark David

Trumpet with Academy of St Martin in the Fields and Nash Ensemble

Principal Trumpet of the Philharmonia Orchestra 1992–2012

Experienced performer and recording artist in symphonic, operatic and chamber repertoire

Latest News

Academy unveils new Finzi scholarship and bust

02.10.2017

The Royal Academy of Music has unveiled a new specially-commissioned bust of the English composer Gerald Finzi as well as a significant new scholarship in the composer’s name

Latest Blog

Auditions 2016

01.12.2016

Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017

Upcoming Events

Laurence Cummings directs Academy Baroque Orchestra free

Thursday, 23.11.2017 19:00, Duke’s Hall

Renowned harpsichordist and director Laurence Cummings returns to direct the Academy Baroque Ensemble in a colourful programme of concertos from across Europe

Septura free

Friday, 01.12.2017 13:05, Duke’s Hall

Tickets: Free, no tickets required Schütz arr. Simon Cox Das Wort ward Fleisch JS Bach arr. Matthew Knight Christmas Suite...

Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra free

Saturday, 02.12.2017 15:45, Duke’s Hall

Richard Dickins conducts the Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra

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