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Friedrich Lips Visiting Professor of Accordion


Alessio Allegrini International Visiting Professor of Horn
Radovan Vlatkovic International Visiting Professor of Horn
Eric Aubier International Visiting Professor of Trumpet
Reinhold Friedrich International Visiting Professor of Trumpet
Jörgen van Rijen International Visiting Professor of Trombone

Choral Conducting

Roland Börger Visiting Professor of Choral Conducting
David Hill Visiting Professor of Choral Conducting
James O’Donnell Visiting Professor of Choral Conducting


Sir Harrison Birtwistle Visiting Professor of Composition
Oliver Knussen Richard Rodney Bennett Professor of Music
Tod Machover Visiting Professor of Composition
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Visiting Professor of Composition
James Newton Howard Visiting Professor of Composition
Bent Sørensen Visiting Professor of Composition


Klemperer Chair of Conducting: Semyon Bychkov
Principal Guest Conductor, Concert Orchestra: Trevor Pinnock
Principal Guest Conductor, Symphony Orchestra: Yan Pascal Tortelier
Visiting Professor of Music: Pierre-Laurent Aimard
Richard Rodney Bennett Professor of Music: Oliver Knussen


David Russell Visiting Professor of Guitar
John Williams Visiting Professor of Guitar
Fabio Zanon Visiting Professor of Guitar


Milda Agazarian Visiting Professor of Harp
Catrin Finch Visiting Professor of Harp
Isabelle Moretti Visiting Professor of Harp
Isabelle Perrin Visiting Professor of Harp
Park Stickney Visiting Professor of Jazz Harp

Historical Performance

Daniel Brüggen Visiting Professor of Recorder
Peter Holtslag Visiting Professor of Recorder


Dave Holland International Jazz Artist in Residence
John Hollenbeck Visiting Professor of Jazz 2013/14


Jon Laukvik Visiting Professor of Organ
James O’Donnell Visiting Professor of Organ
Lionel Rogg Visiting Professor of Organ


Imogen Cooper Visiting Professor of Interpretation of Piano and Song
Stephen Hough Visiting Professor of Piano
Kathryn Stott Visiting Professor of Piano
Yevgeny Sudbin Visiting Professor of Piano


Daniel Hope Visiting Professor of Violin
Tasmin Little Visiting Professor of Violin
Philip Dukes Visiting Professor of Viola
Garth Knox Visiting Professor of Viola
Hartmut Rohde Visiting Professor of Viola
Su Zhen Visiting Professor of Viola
Colin Carr Visiting Professor of Cello
Steven Doane Visiting Professor Of Cello
Sung-Won Yang Visiting Professor of Cello
Matthew McDonald Visiting Professor of Double Bass

Timpani and Percussion

Marinus Komst International Visiting Professor
Peter Erskine International Drum Set Consultant
Joe Locke International Vibraphone Consultant

Vocal and Royal Academy Opera

Thomas Allen Visiting Professor of Singing
Susan Bullock Marjorie Thomas Visiting Professor of Singing
Jose Cura Visiting Professor Of Singing
Simon Keenlyside Visiting Professor of Singing
Angelika Kirchschlager Visiting Professor of Singing
Dame Felicity Lott Visiting Professor of Singing
Dennis O’Neill Visiting Professor of Singing
Brindley Sherratt Visiting Professor of Singing
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa Visiting Professor of Singing


Emily Beynon Visiting Professor of Flute
Jonathan Kelly Visiting Professor of Oboe
Laurent Ben Slimane Visiting Professor of Bass Clarinet
Andrew Marriner Visiting Professor of Clarinet
Patrick Messina Visiting Professor of Clarinet