Vocal News

New audition centre opens in Australia

21.08.2017

Academy opens audition centre in Australia

Academy artists at the 2017 Proms

20.04.2017

Academy artists at the 2017 BBC Proms

The Principal and the EU

29.03.2017

A personal message from the Principal

Kate Paterson appointed Head of Vocal Faculty

08.03.2017

Kate Paterson, one of the UK’s leading vocal pedagogues and professor of singing at the Guildhall School of Music & Dr...

Sir Ralph Kohn, 1927–2016

14.11.2016

Academy alumni, students and staff pay tribute to a remarkable man

BBC Radio 2 Young Choristers of the Year

27.10.2016

Junior Academy students take both male and female honours

Richard Lewis/ Jean Shanks Award

27.09.2016

Bass-baritone Richard Walshe is presented with prestigious first prize

Vocal and Opera appointments

16.09.2016

Christopher Cowell, Richard Berkeley-Steele and Lawrence Zazzo join our roster of illustrious professors

2015 graduates demonstrate success

03.08.2016

Higher Education Statistics Agency survey reports 100% in work or study

Autumn 2016 events

25.07.2016

Tickets for Autumn events are on sale now

The Royal Academy of Music strengthens links with more top performers

28.06.2016

Sir Mark Elder, Pascal Rogé and Brindley Sherratt

Royal Academy of Music strengthens still further its exceptional Strings and Vocal staff

27.05.2016

Appointments are announced of Hannah Roberts, Ben Hughes, Mark Wilde and John Ramster

The Principal celebrates top rating for world-class Royal Academy of Music

07.05.2016

HEFCE declares its strongest support for the Academy’s work

Vocal appointments

05.05.2016

Welcome to Philip Sunderland, Susan McCulloch and Giles Underwood

Opera alumna in Breakthrough Award

27.04.2016

Royal Academy Opera alumna Jennifer France is the Opera Category nominee for the The Times Sky Arts South Bank Breakthrough Award

Academy at the 2016 Proms

15.04.2016

Dominant presence of Academy people again

Nominations for the Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards

01.04.2016

Congratulations to all who have been nominated for Royal Philharmonic Society Music Awards.

Summer 2016 at the Academy

22.03.2016

Announcing our Summer events schedule

2016 Honours are announced

04.03.2016

Annual Honours recognise achievements in the music profession

Success at the Royal Over-Seas League Singers Final

09.02.2016

Academy students Henry Neill and Emma Stannard are both winners

Academy Alumna Anna Harvey wins the fifth London Bach Society Bach Singers Prize

03.12.2015

We are delighted that Academy alumna Anna Harvey won the fifth London Bach Society Bach Singers Prize on Friday 13th November. ...

Gareth Hancock appointed Director of Royal Academy Opera

08.10.2015

Experienced conductor, pianist and educator will be Director of Royal Academy Opera from July 2016

The Evening Standard’s The 1000

18.09.2015

Congratulations to Academy alumni and professors selected as some of the 1000 most influential people in London

New appointments to the Vocal Faculty

04.08.2015

The Academy is pleased to announce the appointments of Mary Nelson, Yvonne Howard, Ben Johnson and Andrew Foster-Williams as professors of singing.

Rising Star Nominees Announced

15.05.2015

The nominees for London Music Rising Star Award have been announced today.

Academy singers and pianists shortlisted for 2015 Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition

15.05.2015

Four Academy singers have been shortlisted for the prestigious Wigmore/Kohn Foundation International Song Competition.

BBC Proms 2015 season

24.04.2015

Many of our distinguished alumni and professors set to perform during the BBC Proms 2015 season.

RPS Awards shortlist is announced

06.04.2015

Congratulations to the many people with Academy connections who are celebrating being shortlisted for the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards 2015.

2015 Kathleen Ferrier Awards semi-finalists

09.03.2015

Continuing an exceptional run of success by Academy singers in this prestigious competition...

Céline Forrest in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World final

24.02.2015

Royal Academy Opera soprano amongst 20 competitors from 15 countries

Emily Garland wins Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Award

20.02.2015

Soprano wins major prize, supported by Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Trust

Alumnus selected to join Jette Parker Young Artist Programme

05.02.2015

Bass David Shipley is one of five new singers to have been selected to join the Jette Parker Young Artist Programme in September 2015.

Pavarotti Prize 2014

10.10.2014

Congratulations to soprano Céline Forrest, winner of our Pavarotti Prize for 2014.

Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Trust Scholarship

06.10.2014

Latest news from the Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Trust: The Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Trust has launched an annual scholarship ...

Academy soprano successes

25.06.2014

Soprano Céline Forrest (pictured here), a student with Royal Academy Opera, has been awarded entry to the final of BBC Ca...

Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2014

25.04.2014

Academy singers prize-winners in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 Academy accompanists win in 2014, 2012, 2011 and six times in 2001&ndas...

Susan Bullock appointed CBE

06.01.2014

Congratulations to Susan Bullock, Marjorie Thomas Visiting Professor of Singing at the Academy, who has been awarded with a CBE ...