Vocal Masterclass with Toby Spence
Harp Masterclass with Lavinia Meijer
Tue 30 Apr 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
With leading tenor Toby Spence, active in the opera houses of the world, on the concert platform and in the recording studio.
Piano Masterclass with Yevgeny Sudbin
Tue 30 Apr 2019, 2.30pm - 5.30pm
Lavinia Meijer works with Academy harp students on repertoire of their own choice.
The Royal Winged Maiden Harp
Tue 30 Apr 2019, 6.00pm - 9.00pm
With Visiting Professor of Piano Yevgeny Sudbin, acclaimed Russian concert pianist and recipient of the Exceptional Young Talent award.
Drop-In Lunchtime Tour
Tue 30 Apr 2019, 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Harp historian Nancy Hurrell uncovers the story behind the museum's exquisite golden harp by John Egan.
I Move and I watch and I Act and I Listen: A Sound and Light Installation
Wed 1 May 2019, 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Join this free tour of the museum, which takes you around all three of the galleries.
Spencer Series: Duets on Historical Guitars
9.00am Thursday, 2 May - 5.00pm Thursday, 6 June 2019
This installation by Academy composer Geoffrey King invites visitors to take on the burden of 'otherness' and participate in generating new aesthetic experiences as they enter the exhibition.
Clarinet Masterclass with Andrew Marriner
Thu 2 May 2019, 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Fabricio Mattos and Vitor Noah bring to life the beauty and great range of technical possibilities of 19th-century duo music for guitar.
Academy-Shanghai Collaboration: Cello Masterclass with Jiwu Li
Tue 7 May 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
With Andrew Marriner, Principal Clarinet of the London Symphony Orchestra and Visiting Professor of Clarinet at the Academy.
Lecture: Geoffrey King
Tue 7 May 2019, 2.00pm - 5.00pm
A masterclass with much-loved and respected Visiting Professor of Cello Jiwu Li as part of a mini-residency with Shanghai Conservatory of Music.
Accordion Masterclass with Borut Zagoranski
Wed 8 May 2019, 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Geoffrey King discusses his work and the creation of his temporary installation, 'I Move and I Watch and I Act and I Listen'.
Double Bass Masterclass with Joel Quarrington
Thu 9 May 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
With alumnus Borut Zagoranski, accordion professor at the Academy of Music in Ljubljana.
Musical Tour: Development of the Piano
Mon 13 May 2019, 2.00pm - 5.00pm
With Joel Quarrington, Visiting Artist in Double Bass.
Horn Masterclass with Radovan Vlatkovic
Tue 14 May 2019, 11.45am - 12.45pm
Honorary Research Fellow Dr Elena Vorotko gives a specialist guided tour of the museum's historic keyboard collection.
Audio Description and Touch Tour
Wed 15 May 2019, 2.30pm - 5.30pm
With Radovan Vlatkovic, Visiting Professor of Horn at the Academy and former Principal Horn of the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.
From Cremona to London: Specialist Curator Tour
Thu 16 May 2019, 2.00pm - 3.30pm
Discover some of the highlights of the museum's collections in this audio-described tour designed for blind and partially sighted visitors.
Violin Masterclass with Henning Kraggerud
Mon 20 May 2019, 12.30pm - 1.30pm
Barbara Meyer explores the secrets and wonders of the Academy's stringed instrument collection.
Dementia Action Week: Museum Tour
Tue 21 May 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
The Strings Department is delighted to welcome Henning Kraggerud to the Academy to work with our students.
Bassoon Masterclass with Emily Hultmark
Wed 22 May 2019, 12.30pm - 2.00pm
This specialist guided tour of the museum explores all three galleries.
Flute Masterclass with William Bennett
Thu 23 May 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
With Emily Hultmark, Principal Bassoon of the Philharmonia Orchestra.
Violin Masterclass with Simon James
Thu 23 May 2019, 2.30pm - 6.00pm
With William Bennett, international soloist and Academy professor.
Children's Event: Sir Henry Wood and the Art of Conducting
Fri 24 May 2019, 6.00pm - 9.00pm
We are proud to present this masterclass with Simon James, Assistant Concertmaster of the Seattle Symphony.
Children's Tour: Development of the Piano
Tue 28 May 2019, 11.00am - 12.30pm
Join us this half term to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the birth of Sir Henry Wood.
Drop-In Lunchtime Tour
Fri 31 May 2019, 2.30pm - 3.30pm
Younger visitors aged 4 to 8 are invited for this special tour of the museum's historical keyboard collection, presented by Honorary Research Fellow Elena Vorotko.
Spencer Series: Chamber Music with Historical Guitars
Wed 5 Jun 2019, 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Join this free tour of the museum, which takes you around all three galleries. Meet in the Ground Floor Gallery.
Ancestral Voices: The Music of Clara Schumann
Wed 12 Jun 2019, 1.00pm - 2.00pm
PhD student Fabricio Mattos explores some of the treasures of the Spencer Collection.
Historical Performance Masterclass with Laurence Cummings
Tue 18 Jun 2019, 11.45am - 12.45pm
Honorary Research Fellow Dr Elena Vorotko celebrates Clara Schumann's legacy in this his 200th anniversary year of her birth.
Hearing Gender: Offering a Model for Transness in Western Classical Music
Wed 19 Jun 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
Laurence Cummings works with chamber groups from the Historical Performance Department on a range of Baroque repertoire.
Trumpet Masterclass with Reinhold Friedrich
Wed 19 Jun 2019, 1.00pm - 1.45pm
This Pride month, Jam Orrell presents a talk about the place of transgender and gender non-conforming people, proposing a model to hear transgender identity in Western classical music.
Bassoon Masterclass with Nikolaj Henriques
Thu 20 Jun 2019, 2.00pm - 5.30pm
Masterclass with Reinhold Friedrich, Visiting Professor of Trumpet at the Academy.
Violin Masterclass with Tasmin Little (Sold out)
Fri 21 Jun 2019, 10.00am - 1.00pm
Bassoon masterclass with Nikolaj Henriques, Principal Bassoon of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Vocal Masterclass with Christian Gerhaher
Thu 4 Jul 2019, 2.00pm - 5.00pm
Visiting Professor of Violin delivers another inspiring masterclass for Academy students.
What a Song and Dance: Celebrating Musical Theatre (Limited Availability)
Fri 5 Jul 2019, 2.30pm - 5.30pm
Vocal Masterclass with international baritone Christian Gerhaher.
Mon 8 Jul 2019, 4.00pm - 5.00pm
Join our Museum Curator, Gabrielle Gale, for an insight into the current exhibition.