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Latest News and Podcasts

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  • Christmas Love
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 DEC 2020

    Postgraduate vocal student Salwan Cartwright-Shamoon has released a collaborative video entitled ‘Christmas Love’, with participants from a singing course set up during lockdown, and featuring...

  • Christmas greetings from the Interim Principal of RBC, Dr Shirley Thom...
    OPINIONS 17 DEC 2020

    The approach of Christmas and the dawning of 2021 make this a good moment to reflect on the year just passed at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. And what an extraordinary year it has been for us...

  • RBC announces Youth band in Residence
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 DEC 2020

    Youth Brass 2000 (YB2K) will be taking on a new role as Youth Band in Residence at the Conservatoire from Spring 2021.

  • Double win at Ivor Composer Awards
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 07 DEC 2020

    The winners of the Ivor Novello Composer Awards were announced on BBC Radio 3 last week during an exclusive live broadcast. BMus student Daniel Fardon and BMus Jazz alumnus Charlie Bates were...

  • Hawaii Hawaii Hawaii
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 20 NOV 2020

    RBC Head of Composition Joe Cutler releases his new recording ‘Hawaii Hawaii Hawaii’ – the title track has been nominated for an Ivors Composer Award in the large orchestra category.

  • Call for urgent action to save music industry
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 20 NOV 2020

    Course leader for BA (Hons) Music Industries at BCU Dr Matt Grimes has called for the sector and the Government to work together to secure further support in fighting the twin threat of Covid...

  • Congratulations to our Ivors Composer Awards nominees
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 NOV 2020

    Six members of the RBC community have been nominated for a high profile Ivors Composer Award, which celebrate the best new works by composers writing for classical, jazz and sound art.

  • Student wins Clarence Myerscough Trust award
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 NOV 2020

    BMus student Libby Foxley has received an award that celebrates the 20th anniversary of the death of great violinist and teacher Clarence Myerscough.

  • Student wins first prize at Bromsgrove International Musicians’ Compet...
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 02 NOV 2020

    RBC student harpist Sophie Costa, has won the Junior platform at the Bromsgrove International Musicians’ Competition.

  • New Interim Vice Principals (Music) announced
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 30 OCT 2020

    RBC has announced that Luan Shaw and Dr Simon Hall have been announced as joint Interim Vice Principals (Music) for the coming months.

  • RBC Collaborative Doctoral Awards
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 28 OCT 2020

    Applications are now open for two Collaborative Doctoral Awards to be held at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.

  • Alumnus using music for social action
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 23 OCT 2020

    MMus alumnus Anton Clarke-Butler will be promoting music for social action as one of two new Deputy Programme Directors for The Nucleo Project .

  • Birmingham Record Company releases 'Tape Piece'
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 22 OCT 2020

    Birmingham Record Company has released a limited edition cassette of ‘Tape Piece’ today, which used only analogue reproduction techniques in its recording.

  • Second city secures just 2% of Cultural Recovery Fund (CRF) awards
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 OCT 2020

    Of the 1,385 theatres, museums, music venues and cultural organisations across the country that will receive financial support from the CRF with a share of the £257 million funding pot, only 28...

  • RBC originals achieve film festival success
    UNIVERSITY NEWS 13 OCT 2020

    A number of original short films featuring Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Acting students are gathering momentum on the film festival scene.

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