The odd conservatoire out

The Royal College of Music in Kensington is the one conservatoire in Britain with no jazz programme, although it does put together a Big Band directed by trumpeter Mark Armstrong, and has one professor of jazz piano, Mike Moran.

But, I learnt today, it does now have a laptop orchestra in its Centre for Music and Multmedia which develops students in electro-acoustic music and screen composition. Odd.

1 comment:

  1. I would have thought that it was obvious - - One makes money and the other doesnt ! So whats new.