Royal Northern College of Music

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The Royal Northern College of Music is one of the leading conservatoires in the world, located in Manchester, England.wikipedia
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Royal Manchester College of Music

Manchester College of MusicRoyal Northern College of Music
The RNCM has a rich history, dating back to the late 19th century and the establishment of the Royal Manchester College of Music (RMCM).
This took until 1972 when the amalgamation resulted in the founding of the Royal Northern College of Music.

ABRSM

Associated BoardRoyal Schools of MusicGrade 8
It is one of four conservatoires associated with the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music.
The Royal Northern College of Music

Manchester

Manchester, EnglandMancunianCity of Manchester
The Royal Northern College of Music is one of the leading conservatoires in the world, located in Manchester, England.
There were 76,095 under- and post-graduate students at the Manchester Metropolitan University, the University of Manchester and Royal Northern College of Music during the academic year 2011/12.

Frederic Cox

It wasn't until 1955 that NSM Principal, Hilda Collens, in recognising the importance of performance in training students, met with RMCM Principal, Frederic Cox, to raise the question of merging.
Cox was the Professor of Singing (1949–53), Principal (1953–1970) and Principal Emeritus (1970–) at the Royal Manchester College of Music and then a singing teacher at the Royal Northern College of Music from 1975 to 1985.

Chetham's School of Music

Chetham's HospitalChethamChetham's College
Chetham's School of Music
Chetham's offers a year-round programme of concerts at the school, Manchester Cathedral, the Royal Northern College of Music, Band on the Wall and Bridgewater Hall.

Northern School of Music

Less than four decades later, in 1920, the Northern School of Music was established (initially as a branch of the Matthay School of Music), and for many years the two institutions peacefully coexisted.
These talks were to last many years and finally in 1972 led to the establishment of the Royal Northern College of Music.

John Tomlinson (bass)

John TomlinsonSir John TomlinsonJohn Rowland Tomlinson
He trained as a civil engineer at Manchester University before deciding on a career in opera at age 21. He studied with Patrick McGuigan at the Royal Northern College of Music and with Otakar Kraus.

Wilmslow Road

Oxford RoadOxford StreetOxford Rd
Royal Northern College of Music has 696 students and is at 124 Oxford Road with an entrance on Booth Street West.

Charles Hallé

Sir Charles HalléCharles HalleHallé Concerts
In 1858, Sir Charles Hallé founded the Hallé orchestra in Manchester, and by the early 1890s had raised the idea of a music college in the city.

University of Manchester

ManchesterManchester UniversityThe University of Manchester
Currently the college offers both undergraduate (BMus and joint MusB/GRNCM course with the University of Manchester in any of the five specialisations offered) and postgraduate taught programmes (PGDip, MMus) in musical performance and composition.

Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester PolytechnicManchester School of ArtMMU
In association with Manchester Metropolitan University the college offers research degrees (MPhil, PhD) in musical performance, composition, musicology and music psychology as part of its Graduate School and also confers awards at Companion, Fellowship (FRNCM) and Member level.

Higher Education Funding Council for England

HEFCEHigher Education Funding CouncilEngland
In January 2005, the RNCM was awarded £4.5 million by the Higher Education Funding Council for England to become a recognised Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), the only UK conservatoire to be selected.

Students' union

student governmentstudent unionstudent body
The RNCM students' union (RNCMSU) is the main student-run organisation.

National Union of Students (United Kingdom)

National Union of StudentsNUSNational Union of Students of the United Kingdom
The RNCMSU is member of the National Union of Students.

The Hallé

Hallé OrchestraHalléThe Hallé Orchestra
Hallé Orchestra

Bridgewater Hall

The Bridgewater HallBridgewater Concert HallThe Bridgewater
Bridgewater Hall

Music school

conservatoryconservatoiremusic conservatory
The Royal Northern College of Music is one of the leading conservatoires in the world, located in Manchester, England.

1973 in British music

1973
date unknown - The Royal Northern College of Music is established by the merger of the Northern School of Music (established 1920) and the Royal Manchester College of Music (established 1893)

Jeffrey Lawton

Jeffrey Lawton, FRNCM (11 December 1938 – 4 May 2018), Oldham, Lancashire, England was a tenor best known as an international opera singer.

Sally Beamish

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She studied viola at the Royal Northern College of Music, where she received composition lessons from Anthony Gilbert and Lennox Berkeley.

Ronald Stevenson

Stevenson
He studied at the Royal Manchester College of Music (now incorporated in the Royal Northern College of Music), studying composition with Richard Hall and piano with Iso Elinson, graduating with distinction in 1948.

John Berry (arts administrator)

John Berry
Berry graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music in 1983, and subsequently studied with Gervase de Peyer, supported by a scholarship to the Mannes College of Music in New York City.