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.

Open Days

See also

Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies
Fees and Financial Support

Contact

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

Upcoming Events

Vocal Faculty and Royal Academy Opera Open Day

26 September 2019 10:00am, Angela Burgess Recital Hall

Those thinking of studying with the Vocal Faculty and Royal Academy Opera are invited to attend a typical teaching day.

Pavarotti Prize

27 September 2019 5:30pm, Duke's Hall

Final-year Royal Academy Opera students sing contrasting pieces from mainstream operatic repertoire.

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