SMI Conference 2011

May 182011

9th Annual SMI Conference 24-26 June 2011 The Ninth Annual Conference of the Society for Musicology in Ireland will be hosted by the Royal Irish Academy of Music, Dublin from Friday 24 – Sunday 26 June 2011. Please see full … read more

Student of the Month, May

May 12011

My student of the month is French Horn player Sam Sinnott. A student of Fergus O’Carroll, Gráinne Deery and James Cavanagh, Sam has been an extraordinary contributor to the musical life of RIAM ensembles. Sam’s commitment to attendance at lessons … read more

Announcing the launch of Orchestral Manoeuvres: RIAM Summer Academy for Orchestra

April 82011

The Royal Irish Academy of Music announces its first Summer course for Orchestra. Building on our reputation as one of Ireland’s most exciting music conservatoires, we invite students from all over Ireland and abroad to come to Dublin and play … read more

RIAM BA Graduate Class of 2010 Tara Erraught receives standing ovation at Munich State Opera

April 82011

We are simply bursting with pride at the performance of recent graduate, Tara Erraught, who stepped in for Vesselina Kasarova in the title role of Romeo in ‘Capuleti and Montechi’ for Bavarian State Opera. At just three days notice, Tara … read more

Vocal coach Marek Ruszczynski accompanies second prizewinner at ‘Das Lied’ Competition in Berlin

March 82011

We would like to congratulate RIAM vocal coach, Marek Ruszczynski, who accompanied Baritone, Martin Hassler, in his bid to win a prize in the prestigious ‘Das Lied’  international competition in Berlin last week. Described by Barry Ife, Principal of the … read more