The Academy’s Brass Faculty has established itself as one of the foremost conservatoire departments in the world. We prioritise students’ experiences by offering an unparalleled range of masterclasses with internationally renowned players, one-to-one lesson time with our distinguished professors and visiting professors and plenty of orchestral and chamber music opportunities. Our brass students are focused, motivated and supportive across the department.

The Academy offers programmes of study in:

See also: Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies


Tara Savile, Department Administrator
Telephone 020 7873 7320 / email

Mark David

Head of Brass: Mark David

Trumpet with Academy of St Martin in the Fields and Nash Ensemble

Principal Trumpet of the Philharmonia Orchestra 1992–2012

Experienced performer and recording artist in symphonic, operatic and chamber repertoire


Academy at the Proms


This year’s BBC Proms look as exciting as ever, with around 30 alumni, 13 staff and three current students featuring throughout the season


Auditions 2016


Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017


Horn Chamber Music free

19.06.2018 火曜日 17:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Students perform horn music

Trombone Choir free

20.06.2018 水曜日 19:00, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Academy trombone professor Matthew Gee, Principal Trombone of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and member of Ensemble in Residence Septura, leads students in a varied programme


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