RIAM Student hits top note for €5,000 prize at Classical Music Awards

November 162017

Killian White, a sixth-year student at Wesley College, Ballinteer, Dublin, is the winner of the 2017 Frank Maher Classical Music Awards sponsored by Top Security. It is Ireland’s largest classical music competition for secondary schools. 37 high calibre entries were … read more

Clodagh Kinsella wins Irené Sandford Singing Competition

November 152017

Congratulations go to Masters student Clodagh Kinsella, who was awarded first place in RIAM’s Irené Sandford Singing Competition. The annual award was donated by Mr Billy Reid in memory of his wife and former Head of Singing at the RIAM, … read more

RIAM Flute Student takes top award

October 272017

Amy Gillen, a 4th year Bachelor student at the RIAM, was awarded the Gaiety Bursary by the Royal Irish Academy of Music to attend the Sir James Galway Flute Festival 2017, in Weggis, Swizterland. She was subsequently awarded the Sir … read more

Voyage Fantastique – Autumn/Winter Music Appreciation Talks with Deborah Kelleher

August 42017

This autumn, the Academy’s Director, Deborah Kelleher invites audiences to jump on board as she sets sail on a virtual musical journey around Europe. Voyage Fantastique, a series of lively, engaging and vibrant talks, explores the rich tradition of music … read more

Sarah Brady wins Bernadette Greevy Bursary

July 132017

Congratulations to soprano, Sarah Brady, winner of the NCH Bernadette Greevy Bursary 2017. Sarah’s winning performance in the final of the Bernadette Greevy Bursary took place on the 20th of June at the National Concert Hall, Dublin, Ireland​, and was … read more