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The Royal Conservatory is one of the largest and most respected music education institutions in the world, providing the definitive standard of excellence in curriculum design, assessment, performance training, teacher certification and arts-based social programs.

Our Story and Mission

 

Dr. Peter Simon, Michael and Sonja Koerner President & CEO

 

Our Renowned Alumni

 

TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning

 

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Our Story and Mission

The Royal Conservatory is one of the largest and most respected music education institutions in the world, providing the definitive standard of excellence in curriculum design, assessment, performance training, teacher certification and arts-based social programs. Entrenched in the minds and hearts of Canadians, The Royal Conservatory has united generations of citizens since its inception in 1886.

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OUR MISSION
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RCM in the News

Thank you for your interest in The Royal Conservatory! Whether you are looking for a quick fact, some historical context, a quote, or a news release, we strive to provide you with everything you might need to develop a story on The Conservatory. 

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RCM Publishing

For generations The Royal Conservatory has been delivering the highest quality learning and teaching materials for students and teachers of all instruments, learning styles, and stages of development.  RCM Publishing is an imprint of Frederick Harris Music.

EXPLORE RCM PUBLISHING VISIT BOOKSTORE
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Our Research

Studying how the mind makes music and how music shapes the mind.

RCM RESEARCH AND RESOURCES
 
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Venue Rentals and Ticketing Services

Explore one of Toronto's finest event and performance venues, or inquire about our ticketing services. 

VENUE RENTAL INFORMATION RCM TICKETING SERVICES
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RCM Participating Schools - United States

Information about schools that participate in our program in the United States. 

US SCHOOLS
 
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Governance

Discover our Board of Directors.

LEARN MORE SENIOR STAFF
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Corporate Information

Come work with us! Explore current opportunities at The Royal Conservatory. Plus, information about building safety at 273 Bloor St. W.

CAREERS BUILDING SAFETY
 
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We're pleased to help! Find contact information for our various departments here. 

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Nov. 6, 2019
Eric Radford Named Honorary Fellow of The Royal Conservatory
Championship figure skater Eric Radford was named an Honorary Fellow of The Royal Conservatory at the 2019 Toronto Convocation ceremony, in recognition of his wide-ranging contributions to the arts and cultural mosaic of Canada.
Oct. 6, 2019
Introducing the 2019-20 Rebanks Fellows, on the cusp of professional careers
The Royal Conservatory is pleased to announce the five young artists who have been accepted into its prestigious Rebanks Family Fellowship and International Performance Residency Program for the 2019-2020 academic year.
Sep. 24, 2019
Koerner Hall: Celebrating 10 Years of the “Temple of Tone”
On September 25, 2009, Koerner Hall, named after leading Canadian philanthropists Sonja and Michael M. Koerner, opened with a gala concert that featured a wide variety of performances. In 2019, we celebrate its 10th anniversary!
Sep. 3, 2019
RCM Students Take Five of the Top Seven Prizes at the Canadian Chopin Piano Competition
Royal Conservatory students of The Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists took First Place in both the Senior and Junior Divisions at last week’s fifth Canadian Chopin Piano Competition.