RIAM Graduate Celine Byrne sings at Obama event in College Green

May 242011

RIAM Masters graduate, Celine Byrne, formed one of an exclusive group of performers who entertained the crowd of over 30,000 on College Green on May 23rd in Dublin in the hours before President Obama’s historic speech to the nation. No … read more

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