Woodwind

The Woodwind Faculty has trained some of the finest orchestral players in the UK.

Through a programme of hugely varied opportunities – from one-to-one lessons with world renowned soloists to full symphony orchestra concerts – the department provides a thorough and rigorous experience to fully equip students with the essential skills to enter the music profession.

The Academy offers Principal Study on:

  • Bassoon
  • Clarinet
  • Flute
  • Oboe
  • Saxophone

For study on recorder, please see Historical Performance

See also

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

Contact

Alice Kelley, Department Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7320 / Email woodwind@ram.ac.uk

Keith Bragg

Head of Woodwind: Keith Bragg

Principal Piccolo of the Philharmonia Orchestra

Head of Woodwind at the Royal Academy of Music since 2002

Has played for all the leading orchestras in the UK

Latest News

Denis Bouriakov joins the Academy as Visiting Professor of Flute

06.06.2018

We are delighted to welcome Principal Flute of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Denis Bouriakov to the Academy as a Visiting Professor

Latest Blog

Auditions 2016

01.12.2016

Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017

Upcoming Events

Flute Masterclass with William Bennett

19 September 2018 10:30am, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

With William Bennett, international soloist and Academy professor.

Woodwind Open Day

28 September 2018 10:00am,

For further information please email woodwind@ram.ac.uk

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