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  • Sunday 30 November 2014

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Events

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

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Friday 21 Nov
Academy Composers' Platform

Academy Composers' Platform Free

Original works by composition students

Concerts
David Josefowitz Recital Hall 6:00 pm
Royal Academy Opera: Puccini Double Bill

Royal Academy Opera: Puccini Double Bill

All tickets allocated, returns only

Concerts
Sir Jack Lyons Theatre 7:00 pm Book
Saturday 22 Nov
Academy Big Band at the EFG London Jazz Festival

Academy Big Band at the EFG London Jazz Festival

Please note change of venue

Concerts
External Events
Southbank Centre 2:00 pm
Sunday 23 Nov
Zildjian Day, 2014 International Tour

Zildjian Day, 2014 International Tour

Featuring performances by some of the UK’s finest Zildjian artists

Concerts
External Events
Duke’s Hall 6:00 pm
Monday 24 Nov
Royal Academy Opera: Puccini Double Bill

Royal Academy Opera: Puccini Double Bill

All tickets allocated, returns only

Concerts
Sir Jack Lyons Theatre 7:00 pm Book
Tuesday 25 Nov
Soundbox

Soundbox Free

Hosted by Peter Sheppard Skærved

Museum Events
Talks
Museum Piano Gallery 12:30 pm
Academy at Colston Hall, Bristol

Academy at Colston Hall, Bristol

Performances by Academy students

External Events
Colston Hall 1:05 pm
Jazz Ensembles

Jazz Ensembles Free

Performances by students from the Jazz Department

Concerts
Concert Room 6:00 pm
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
Sunday 15 Feb
Steve Reich’s Drumming

Steve Reich’s Drumming

Seminal composer Steve Reich receives an Honorary Doctorate

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

Steve Reich Masterclass

All tickets allocated, returns only

Masterclasses
Duke’s Hall 11:00 am
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
Thursday 12 Mar
Jazz Ensembles

Jazz Ensembles Free

Performances by students from the Jazz Department

Concerts
Concert Room 6:00 pm
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
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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