RIAM Students awarded Major Bursaries

April 62018

Two RIAM students were the recipients, on 5th April, of significant national bursaries. Cellist , Killian White, was awarded the RDS Bursary of €15,000 and Clarinetist, Christopher Moriarty Pearson, was awarded the Jago Bursary of €5,000.       Both … read more

Kingsburg International Piano Competition 2018

March 242018

Kingsburg International Piano Competition 2018 This event is supported by the Royal Irish Academy of Music. A full scholarship will be awarded to the winner of the Open Category. Applications will be accepted from 1st April 2018 Closing date is the … read more

Opera Briefs 2018

March 222018

An introduction to the next generation of singers and stage technicians in a Judith Weir and Claudio Monteverdi double bill. Claudio Monteverdi: Il Ballo delle Ingrate Judith Weir: Scipio’s Dream (Irish première) Dates: 27th – 29th March Venue: The Abbey Theatre on the Peacock Stage … read more

Bass baritone Robert McAllister wins Maura Dowdall Senior Solo Competition

March 72018

Congratulations go to bass baritone, Robert McAllister, who is this year’s winner of the Maura Dowdall Senior Solo Competition. The award includes a cash prize from the Dowdall Family and a solo appearance with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland. read more

Gemma Ní Bhriain Semi-Finalist in Glyndebourne Cup

February 272018

Congratulations to RIAM graduate, Gemma Ní Bhriain, who has been announced as a semi-finalist for the Glyndebourne Cup. Gemma studied at the Academy with Veronica Dunne and currently lives in Zürich where she is in her second year with the … read more