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Royal College of Music to launch partnership with medici.tv

The Royal College of Music (RCM) has announced a new partnership with medici.tv to livestream and make available on demand selected masterclasses and concerts at the conservatoire’s campus in London’s South Kensington. Described by the New York Times as ‘the closest thing to a classical Netflix’, medici.tv broadcasts classical music… Read more »

Adam Walker joins Royal College of Music as flute professor

The Royal College of Music (RCM) has announced the appointment of celebrated flautist Adam Walker as a full time flute professor in the College’s Woodwind Faculty. Adam has been Visiting Professor of Flute at the RCM since January 2015. Adam Walker was appointed principal flute of the London Symphony Orchestra… Read more »

The man with the golden flute: Sir James Galway

The supreme master of the flute, Sir James Galway has played for world leaders and sold more than 30 million albums but his appeal is thoroughly down-to-earth – as lapsed flautist, Karen Stretch, discovers It isn’t often that I’m nervous about an interview but this diary date with the greatest… Read more »

Pharrell Williams joins ROLI as Chief Creative Officer

ROLI – a UK startup which has created a series of next-generation musical instruments – has announced that Pharrell Williams is joining its team as Chief Creative Officer. The producer, songwriter and cultural icon will work with ROLI to develop revolutionary new musical instruments that are iconic, digitally connected and accessible… Read more »

Royal College of Music announces Master of Education (MEd) course

The Royal College of Music (RCM) has announced a new Master of Education (MEd) degree course. Adding to the RCM’s wide range of bespoke programmes, the new postgraduate course is aimed at professional musicians engaged in educational work, seeking to prepare them for transition into leadership roles in musical education. The Master of… Read more »