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  • Sunday 30 November 2014

Curtain Up!

Carols by Candlelight


Events

Download a PDF of our Autumn 2014 events or turn the pages of our online version.  

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Wednesday 26 Nov
First-Year String Ensemble

First-Year String Ensemble Free

A mixed programme to introduce the Academy’s new string students

Concerts
Duke’s Hall 6:00 pm
Friday 28 Nov
Academy at Regent Hall

Academy at Regent Hall Free

Academy student ensembles

Concerts
External Events
Regent Hall 1:00 pm
Murray Perahia directs Bach

Murray Perahia directs Bach Free

All tickets allocated, returns only

Concerts
Duke’s Hall 1:05 pm
Carols by Candlelight

Carols by Candlelight

Celebrate Christmas with the Academy family

Alumni Events
Concerts
St Marylebone Parish Church 6:00 pm Book
Saturday 29 Nov
Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra and Sinfonia

Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra and Sinfonia Free

Programme includes excerpts from the Nutcracker and Romeo and Juliet Suites

Concerts
Junior Academy
Duke’s Hall 3:30 pm
Sunday 30 Nov
Bach Cantatas – 30th Nov ’14

Bach Cantatas – 30th Nov ’14

All tickets allocated, returns only

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Curtain Up!

Curtain Up!

A musical extravaganza to celebrate the Academy Musical Theatre Company's twentieth anniversary

Concerts
External Events
Prince Edward Theatre 4:00 pm
Thursday 4 Dec
Andrey Lebedev guitar, presented by The Julian Bream Trust

Andrey Lebedev guitar, presented by The Julian Bream Trust

Postgraduate student Andrey Lebedev makes his London debut in a special concert sponsored by the Julian Bream Trust

Concerts
External Events
St John's Smith Square 7:30 pm
Friday 5 Dec
Manson Ensemble with London Sinfonietta

Manson Ensemble with London Sinfonietta

In celebration of Birtwistle’s eightieth birthday

Concerts
External Events
Southbank Centre 7:30 pm
Tuesday 9 Dec
Academy at St Martin-in-the-Fields

Academy at St Martin-in-the-Fields Free

Students perform

External Events
St Martin-in-the-Fields 1:00 pm
Thursday 11 Dec
Colin Currie at Southbank Centre

Colin Currie at Southbank Centre Free

Students join Academy alumnus and professor Colin Currie

Concerts
External Events
Southbank Centre 9:30 pm
Friday 12 Dec
Academy at Regent Hall

Academy at Regent Hall Free

Academy student ensembles

Concerts
External Events
Regent Hall 1:00 pm
Wednesday 14 Jan
Jazz Masterclass: Dave Holland

Jazz Masterclass: Dave Holland Free

With world-famous bassist and educator

Masterclasses
David Josefowitz Recital Hall 6:30 pm
Sunday 18 Jan
Bach Cantatas – Jan ’15

Bach Cantatas – Jan ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Wednesday 21 Jan
Clarinet Masterclass: Patrick Messina

Clarinet Masterclass: Patrick Messina Free

Visiting Professor of Clarinet

Masterclasses
Recital Room 2:00 pm
Thursday 29 Jan
Worshipful Company of Musicians Harriet Cohen Bach Prize

Worshipful Company of Musicians Harriet Cohen Bach Prize Free

Students perform keyboard works by Bach

Competitions
David Josefowitz Recital Hall 2:30 pm
Sunday 1 Feb
RAMSU Film Music Concert

RAMSU Film Music Concert

Concert presented by the Academy's students' union.

Concerts
Duke’s Hall 6:00 pm Book
Tuesday 3 Feb
Viola Masterclass: Hartmut Rohde

Viola Masterclass: Hartmut Rohde Free

Visiting Professor of Viola

Masterclasses
Concert Room 2:00 pm
Thursday 12 Feb
Academy Song Circle: Valentine’s Concert

Academy Song Circle: Valentine’s Concert

Exploring the theme of love

Concerts
David Josefowitz Recital Hall 7:30 pm Book
Sunday 15 Feb
Steve Reich’s Drumming

Steve Reich’s Drumming

Academy students will be joined by Colin Currie and Owen Gunnell in a performance of Steve Reich’s seminal work, Drumming.

Concerts
Duke’s Hall 3:00 pm Book
Monday 16 Feb
Steve Reich Masterclass

Steve Reich Masterclass

We regret that for health reasons Steve Reich has been advised to curtail his long distance travel plans for the next few months and consequently the planned masterclass has been cancelled.

Masterclasses
Duke’s Hall 11:00 am
Friday 20 Feb
Academy Symphonic Brass

Academy Symphonic Brass Free

Conducted by Elgar Howarth

Concerts
Duke’s Hall 1:05 pm
Sunday 22 Feb
Bach Cantatas – Feb ’15

Bach Cantatas – Feb ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Friday 6 Mar
Nicholas Blake Wind Ensemble Prize

Nicholas Blake Wind Ensemble Prize Free

Programme of students’ own choice

Competitions
Concert Room 6:00 pm
Friday 13 Mar
Flute Masterclass: William Bennett

Flute Masterclass: William Bennett Free

With international soloist and Academy professor

Masterclasses
Henry Wood Room 10:30 am
Sunday 22 Mar
Bach Cantatas – Mar ’15

Bach Cantatas – Mar ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Thursday 26 Mar
Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre Showcase Free

All tickets allocated

Concerts
Sir Jack Lyons Theatre 1:00 pm
Musical Theatre Showcase

Musical Theatre Showcase Free

All tickets allocated

Concerts
Sir Jack Lyons Theatre 7:30 pm
Saturday 28 Mar
Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra

Junior Academy Symphony Orchestra Free

Conducted by Howard Williams

Junior Academy
Duke’s Hall 3:30 pm
Sunday 19 Apr
Bach Cantatas – Apr ’15

Bach Cantatas – Apr ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Sunday 17 May
Bach Cantatas – May ’15

Bach Cantatas – May ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Sunday 21 Jun
Bach Cantatas – Jun ’15

Bach Cantatas – Jun ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Sunday 4 Oct
Bach Cantatas – Oct ’15

Bach Cantatas – Oct ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Sunday 1 Nov
Bach Cantatas – 1st Nov ’15

Bach Cantatas – 1st Nov ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book
Sunday 29 Nov
Bach Cantatas – 29th Nov ’15

Bach Cantatas – 29th Nov ’15

Royal Academy of Music / Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series

Bach Cantatas
Concerts
Duke’s Hall 12:00 pm Book

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