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Primary Academy Director receives Lifetime Achievement Award

23.02.2017

Krystyna Budzynska, Founder and Director of Primary Academy and former Associate Director of Junior Academy, has received a Lifetime Achievement Award in the Music Teacher Awards for Excellence, sponsored by the Incorporated Society of Musicians.

Academy alumni win Grammys

15.02.2017

Royal Academy alumnus Jacob Collier won two Grammy Awards at the ceremony in Los Angeles on Sunday, 12th February. His prizes we...

Sell-out success for Royal Academy Opera at Hackney Empire

15.02.2017

Royal Academy Opera’s four-night run of Offenbach’s Orphée aux enfers ended on 6th February, with a sold-out ...

John Adams joins Academy as Visiting Professor of Composition

01.02.2017

John Adams, one of the world’s leading composers, has joined the Royal Academy of Music faculty as a Visiting Professor.

Academy percussionist blogs for Bell Percussion

12.01.2017

Tegan LeBrun, a Masters percussion student, has been selected by Bell Percussion for its annual award to an Academy student, and...