DATES FOR FORWARD PLANNING 2011 Summer Term 201 1 First Saturday of Term 30 April Careers Seminar (Years 11 & 12) at Royal Academy of Music 7 May Blüthners Chamber Concert, 7pm 11 May (Wed) Marjorie Humby Memorial Competition Preliminary Round, 9am 14 May Baroque & Recorder Ensemble concert, 5.15pm 14 May (cont) RCMJD Chamber Choir @ Temple Church, 6.30pm 17 May Marjorie Humby Memorial Competition Final, 9am 21 May Piano Concert, 5.15pm 21 May (cont) Half Term (JD Closed) 28 May Composers’ Concert, 5.15pm Choral Concert, 6pm 8 May 11 June RCMJD CALENDAR ABRSM Theory Exam, 9am/Informal concerts, 5.15pm 18 June Hugh Bean Memorial Violin Competition, 10am Concert Platform, 5.30pm 25 June 25 June (cont) SPRING TERM 2011 Final Teaching Saturday/Teresa Carreño Memorial Piano Competition, 10am 2 July Orchestra Platform, 5.30pm 2 July (cont) Final Saturday/End of Year Concert & Prizegiving, 2.30pm 9 July Symphony Orchestra Concert, St John’s, Smith Square, 7.30pm 10 July (Sun) Autumn Term 2011 Introductory Day (new students only) 17 September First Saturday of Term 24 September Discovery Day 22 October Half Term (JD closed) 29 October Final Teaching Saturday/Symphony Orchestra Concert, 7pm 3 December Final Saturday/End of Term Concert, 2.30pm 10 December 2012 Spring Term 201 2 First Saturday of Term 7 January Discovery Day 11 February Half Term (JD Closed) 18 February Final Teaching Saturday / Symphony Orchestra Concert, 7pm 17 March Final Saturday / End of Term Concert, 2.30pm 24 March Summer Term 2012 First Saturday of Term 21 April Royal College of Music Junior Department, Discovery Day 26 May Prince Consort Road, LONDON SW7 2BS Half Term (JD Closed) 2 June T: 020 7591 4334 E: firstname.lastname@example.org W: www.rcm.ac.uk/junior Final Teaching Saturday / Sinfonia Concert, 7pm 30 June Final Saturday / End of Term Concert, 2.30pm 7 July Office Hours Symphony Orchestra Concert, St John’s, Smith Square, 7.30pm 8 July (Sun) 11am – 3pm Tuesday – Friday dates 2010 10- NB This is a list of most significant dates in the JD calendar for 20 10-11, and 8am – 5pm term time Saturdays 2011 12. term dates for 201 1-12. Students/parents should please be alert to changes/additions to the Concerts Schedule as notified via the JD noticeboards and direct communications from the JD office. SPRING TERM 2011 15 January First Teaching Day 12 March Chamber Music Platform Closing Date for Angela Bull Memorial Competition entries (cont) (cont) 5.15pm – Recital Hall (NB Mandatory for ALL Year 13 and gap year students) Performing groups tbc (by invitation) NO TICKETS REQUIRED January 29 January Gordon Turner Memorial Competition Preliminary Round 9.00am – Parry Room 1 1 9 March Angela Bull Memorial Competition Final Round NO TICKETS REQUIRED 9.00am – Parry Room 1 NO TICKETS REQUIRED 5 February Gordon Turner Memorial Competition Final Round 9.00am – Parry Room 1 Concert Platform NO TICKETS REQUIRED 5.30pm – Concert Hall Symphonic Wind Orchestra, Clarinet Choir, String Orchestra, Brass Ensemble, Gordon Competition Gor don Turner Memorial Harp Competition Mixed Choir, Training Choir & Treble Choir 2.00pm – Parry Room 1 TICKETS £5* FROM WWW.RCM.AC.UK/BOXOFFICE / 020 7591 4314 NO TICKETS REQUIRED 2 3 March RCMJD composers @ Blüthner’s Parents’ Parents’ Meeting with Directorate Members (Wednesday) 7.00pm – Blüthner Piano Centre, 1 Davis Street, Berkeley Square, W1 11.00am – venue tbc FURTHER INFORMATION/TICKETS FROM INFO@BLUTHNERS.CO.UK 1 7 February RCMJD Teresa Carreño Memorial Piano Competition 2009/10 winners (Thursday) @ Bolivar Hall (Patrick Milne & David Olbrich) 26 March Final Teaching Day In association with the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela entries Closing date for Marjorie Humby Memorial Competition entr ies - 7.30pm -- 54 Grafton Way, London W1T RCMJD/The Young Place Sound Moves Performance 2 ENTRANCE FREE BUT BOOKING NECESSARY: 020 7388 5788 (Dance Composition Project) 19 & 26 February Half Term (JD closed) 4.00pm – Concert Hall NO TICKETS REQUIRED 5 March RCMJD/The Young Place Sound Moves @ The Place (Dance Composition Project) RCMJD Orchestras RCMJD Symphony and Chamber Orchestra s 7.30pm – The Place Space, The Place, 17 Duke’s Road, London WC1H 7.00pm – Concert Hall TICKETS (FREE) VIA JOHN MITCHELL: 020 7591 4345 / JD@RCM.AC.UK Richard Dickins & Chris Hirons conductors Jordan Black clarinet ‘Hungarian Miniatures’ Festival (JD Piano Concert) Verdi: The Force of Destiny Overture 5.30pm – Concert Hall Copland: Clarinet Concerto NO TICKETS REQUIRED Hindemith: Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber TICKETS £5* FROM WWW.RCM.AC.UK/BOXOFFICE / 020 7591 4314 6 March RCM Piano event ‘Hungarian Miniatures’ (Sunday) 11.00am – 6.30pm – Concert Hall 2 April Mak e-up Day Make NO TICKETS REQUIRED End of Term Concert 2.30pm – Concert Hall 12 March Angela Bull Memorial Competition Preliminary Round Sinfonia, Chamber Orchestra, Percussion Ensemble, Brass Dectet, Girls Choir, 9.00am – Parry Room 1 Chamber Choir & Saxophone Ensemble NO TICKETS REQUIRED TICKETS £5* FROM WWW.RCM.AC.UK/BOXOFFICE / 020 7591 4314 *Parents are entitled to two free tickets per student which must be booked by phone or in person and cannot be booked online. necessary Details correct at time of going to press. The Director of the Junior Department reserves the right to make any n ecessary changes to programmes and dates. Students/parents should check the JD noticeboards each week and be alert to communications from the JD office to ensure they have the most up to date information. check Visitors are welcome to ring 020 7591 4345 to check details of JD performances/competitions before travelling.