Under the Spotlight: Victoria Stevens

Victoria Stevens is a gifted soprano who studied a Masters of Music in Opera at the Royal Conservatoire, graduating in 2016. Her studies in Glasgow gave Victoria the opportunity to explore her love of directing and now, she’s working at one of the largest and oldest repertory houses in Germany.

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland unveils new Gleneagles Scholar and Ensemble

It’s a partnership that takes one of the world’s leading luxury hotels back to its jazz era roots — while playing a key part in nurturing young musicians in Scotland. Five rising stars on the UK jazz scene, all students of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS), will shine in front of an international audience


Music graduate Kerem Hasan appointed Chief Conductor in Innsbruck

Kerem Hasan has been unveiled as Chief Conductor of the Tiroler Symphonieorchester, where he will take charge from the 2019/20 season. The new role will see the 26-year-old assume responsibility for symphonic concerts of the Tiroler Landestheater und Orchester GmbH Innsbruck.

RCS Leverhulme Conducting Fellow awarded second place at international contest

A Royal Conservatoire of Scotland conductor has secured a podium place in a prestigious international competition. Leverhulme Conducting Fellow, Simon Proust, came second in the recent Princess Astrid International Music Competition held in Trondheim, Norway, amid a global field of competitors. The 28-year-old progressed through several rounds of competitions en route to the final, where


Junior Conservatoire accordionist makes history with podium place at global music contest

An East Dunbartonshire performer has made history after becoming the youngest person – and first Scot – to secure a podium place at one of the world’s most prestigious accordion competitions. Musician Ryan Corbett was also the highest placed European participant after coming third in the Performer category at the recent Harbin Summer International Accordion