Royal Academy Opera

Royal Academy Opera has an outstanding reputation for training some of the most talented singers for professional operatic careers.

Our programme for advanced singers provides a highly focused study period in which singers work closely with the Academy’s distinguished singing professors and prestigious visiting artists and gain unrivalled performance experience.

The Academy offers Principal Study at the level of Advanced Diploma to postgraduate singers and Professional Diploma to répétiteurs who demonstrate exceptional talent in the field of opera.

Royal Academy Opera is funded mainly through private, external donations which cover tuition fees.

See also

Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies
Regent Scholarship Scheme 

Contact

Department Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7383 / Email opera@ram.ac.uk

Gareth Hancock

Head of Royal Academy Opera: Gareth Hancock

Conductor, vocal coach and répétiteur with opera companies including Glyndebourne, Royal Opera House and English National Opera

Accomplished career in accompaniment, performing in all the major concert halls in the UK and throughout Europe

Coaches young singers for the Young Artists Programme at the Royal Opera House

Latest News

Autumn 2018 Booking Now Open

08.07.2018

We are delighted to announce our autumn season of concerts, masterclasses and events at the Royal Academy of Music. Highlights i...

Latest Blog

Auditions 2016

01.12.2016

Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017

Upcoming Events

Vocal Faculty and Royal Academy Opera Open Day

27 September 2018 10:00am,

Potential students of the Vocal Faculty and Royal Academy Opera are invited to attend a typical teaching Thursday, with classes ...

Storytelling

02 October 2018 7:00pm, Angela Burgess Recital Hall

Lotte Betts-Dean and Joseph Havlat perform Toch, Poulenc and the world premiere of a new opera by Isabella Gellis

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