Róisín Walters wins RDS Bursary of €10,000

May 212011

Many congratulations to violinist, Róisín Walters, who joins the Master programme at RIAM in September 2011. Róisín, currently a student of RIAM senior faculty member Fionnuala Hunt, won this overall award from her performances at Dublin’s Feis Ceoil. It is … read more

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