Timpani and Percussion News

Six Academy Students in BBC Young Musician of the Year Finals


Three undergraduate students and three Junior Academy students have been selected for the BBC Young Musician of the Year Category Finals

Spring 2018 Booking Now Open


We are delighted to announce our spring season of concerts, masterclasses and events at the Royal Academy of Music

Academy unveils new Finzi scholarship and bust


The Royal Academy of Music has unveiled a new specially-commissioned bust of the English composer Gerald Finzi as well as a significant new scholarship in the composer’s name

New audition centre opens in Australia


Academy opens audition centre in Australia

Tickets to our Autumn season are on sale


Tickets to the Academy’s Autumn season are now on sale

Academy percussionist blogs for Bell Percussion


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

2015 graduates demonstrate success


Higher Education Statistics Agency survey reports 100% in work or study

Autumn 2016 events


Tickets for Autumn events are on sale now

Academy joins BBC for Get Playing Virtual Orchestra


Digital orchestra launched for amateur musicians all over UK

The Principal celebrates top rating for world-class Royal Academy of Music


HEFCE declares its strongest support for the Academy’s work

Summer 2016 at the Academy


Announcing our Summer events schedule

2016 Honours are announced


Annual Honours recognise achievements in the music profession

BBC Proms 2015 season


Many of our distinguished alumni and professors set to perform during the BBC Proms 2015 season.

RPS Awards shortlist is announced


Congratulations to the many people with Academy connections who are celebrating being shortlisted for the Royal Philharmonic Society Awards 2015.

Dame Evelyn Glennie awarded Polar Music Prize


Congratulations to alumna Dame Evelyn Glennie, who has been named a 2015 Laureate of the Polar Music Prize.

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