Vocal

The Academy has a fine tradition of training talented singers for international careers.

 
Our Vocal Faculty professors have a depth and range of expertise in every area of the singing profession. Through comprehensive training in vocal technique and language tuition, we fully prepare our students for careers in both opera and concert repertoire.

The Academy offers Principal Study at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. We are interested in training singers who demonstrate professional potential with vocal, musical and intellectual maturity.

Undergraduate Vocal Studies: Your Experience

Postgraduate Vocal Studies: Your Experience

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

Contact

Chris Loake, Senior Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7444 / Email voice@ram.ac.uk

Professor Mark Wildman

Head of Vocal: Professor Mark Wildman

Studied at the Royal Academy of Music; head of our prestigious Vocal Faculty since 1991

Jury member for major international singing competitions

Latest News

New audition centre opens in Australia

21.08.2017

Academy opens audition centre in Australia

Latest Blog

Auditions 2016

01.12.2016

Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017

Upcoming Events

Academy at Neresheim

Sunday, 03.09.2017 16:00, Neresheim Abbey, Germany

The Academy Chamber Choir and organ students perform works by Michael Haydn, Ritter, Becker, Wesley, Parry and Howells

Pavarotti Prize free

Wednesday, 20.09.2017 18:30, Duke’s Hall

Final-year Royal Academy Opera students compete for the Pavarotti Prize

Academy Song Circle: Finzi free

Tuesday, 26.09.2017 19:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

A celebration of the composer Gerald Finzi given by the Academy Song Circle

Vocal Faculty and RAO Open Day free

Thursday, 28.09.2017 10:00, Various venues around the Academy

Potential students of the Vocal Faculty and Royal Academy Opera are invited to attend a typical teaching Thursday

Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Cantatas

Sunday, 08.10.2017 12:00, Duke’s Hall

Unusual texts are to the fore in this concert’s cantatas. Leichtgessinte Flattergeiste (‘Frivolous flibbertigibbets’) takes the palm for the most charming and least likely opening line in the entire repertoire

Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Cantatas

Sunday, 08.10.2017 12:00, Duke’s Hall

The first concert of the season

English Song Prizes free

Tuesday, 10.10.2017 15:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Students give an English song recital

English Song Prizes free

Wednesday, 11.10.2017 10:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Students give an English song recital

Couperin Explored free

Thursday, 12.10.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

A programme of Couperin, Arcaro, Laidlow and Rameau

The Spencer Collection: English Originals free

Wednesday, 18.10.2017 19:00, Duke’s Hall

This programme explores lute songs, consort music and the explosion of theatrical repertoire after the Restoration

Isobel Jay Prize free

Monday, 23.10.2017 10:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

A prize for sopranos and mezzo-sopranos

Vocal Masterclass with Angelika Kirchschlager

Tuesday, 24.10.2017 15:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

World-renowned mezzo-soprano, Angelika Kirchschlager, gives a masterclass

Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Cantatas

Sunday, 05.11.2017 12:00, Duke’s Hall

Brightness and darkness are juxtaposed in this concert, conducted by the Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Prize winner Philippe Herreweghe

Schumann’s Myrthen free

Tuesday, 07.11.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

A performance of Schmann's Myrthen, op.25

Carols by Candlelight

Friday, 01.12.2017 18:00, St Marylebone Parish Church

Celebrate the musical majesty of Christmas with the entire Academy family

Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Cantatas

Sunday, 03.12.2017 12:00, Duke’s Hall

The final concert of the season focuses on celebratory works for Christmas and Michaelmas

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‘Every singer is treated as the individual they truly are, for no two human voices are identical’

Mark Wildman