Royal Northern College Of Music (RNCM)

Royal Northern College Of Music (RNCM)
124 Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M13 9RD
  • Telephone 0161 907 5555
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  • Website www.rncm.ac.uk
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Royal Northern College Of Music

Located one mile south of Manchester City Centre, in the heart of the Education Quarter, this is one of four conservatories associated with the ABRSM. It was formed in 1973 by the merger of the Northern School of Music and the Royal Manchester College of Music.

The RNCM is also a performance venue for concerts and other musical events. It is located one mile south of Manchester City Centre, in the heart of the Education Quarter.

Oxford Road station is an eight minute walk away, and there is secure parking located next to the College in the basement of the Sir Charles Groves Hall of Residence, off Rosamund Street West.

Events at this venue

There are 22 events at this location

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Criminal

Criminal is an award-winning podcast about crime. Stories of people who’ve done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in the middle. Host Phoebe Judge presents brand new stories, told live on stage, and scored and mixed live by co-creator Lauren Spohrer. Each story is accompanied visuals - photographs of…

Thu 21 Apr 2022

Concert Hall

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Prices to be confirmed / 0161 907 5555

An Evening With Simon & Oscar (Ocean Colour Scene)

In 2015 Ocean Colour Scene celebrated their 25th Anniversary with a sell-out acoustic tour of some of the most prestigious UK Concert Halls,  it was not only their most successful for 15 years, but also their best received, with ecstatic audience reactions every night. Simon and Oscar are continuing the theme in 2022 with…

Sat 21 May 2022

£30.25 / 0161 907 5555

The Futureheads

English post-punk band from Sunderland.

Sat 23 Oct

£23 / 0161 907 5555

Genesis Visible Touch

The band performs classic soft-rock hits in tribute to the Phil Collins' era of the group.

Sun 27 Feb 2022

£20.35–£23.65 / 0161 907 5555

The High Kings

Celtic balladry from the winners of the Best Newcomer and Best Folk Act at the Ireland Music Awards.

Sat 11 Jun 2022

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Theatre

£25 / 0161 907 5555

Jesca Hoop

Carolina singer and songwriter who once nannied for Tom Waits.

Fri 22 Oct

£20 / 0161 907 5555

Jimmy Webb

Like Burt Bacharach, songwriting ace Jimmy Webb is probably not the best voice to render his songs, but any chance to hear such classics as 'Wichita Lineman' and 'By the Time I Get to Phoenix' is not to be sniffed at.

Sun 5 Jun 2022

Theatre

£39.50–£49.50 / 0161 907 5555

Loudon Wainwright III

The head of a vast musical legacy and purveyor of perfect folk performs from latest album Haven't Got The Blues (Yet).

Sat 17 Sep 2022

£41.25 / 0161 907 5555

Novo Amor

Beautiful melancholic music from this Welsh singer-songwriter.

Sun 22 May 2022

£22.40 / 0161 907 5555

Orlando Weeks

Orlando Weeks (The Maccabees) plays indie, pop, punk and funk.

Fri 22 Oct

£22 / 0161 907 5555

Sat 12 Mar 2022

£22 / 0161 907 5555

Concert Hall

£20 / 0161 907 5555

Oysterband

The veteran five-piece perform lively contemporary folk songs.

Sat 14 May 2022

£24.75 / 0161 907 5555

Portico Quartet

The outfit blends jazz, electronica, ambient music and minimalism.

Thu 7 Apr 2022

Theatre

£20 / 0161 907 5555

The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

A unique brand of 'bag rock' (that's bagpipes plus rock, if you were wondering) with stirring tunes and energetic performances. Expect everything from 'Flower of Scotland' to Coldplay's 'Clocks', via AC/DC and Deep Purple.

Sun 1 May 2022

£30.25 / 0161 907 5555

Theatre

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Richard Marx

Richard Marx has sold more than 30 million albums, owns 26 top 20 singles and 17 top 10s and, as a songwriter, earned a Grammy for song of the year. He's also the writer of fourteen number one songs. As a performer, songwriter and producer, Richard Marx’s nearly three-decade-long career has had plenty of highlights. His…

Sat 1 Oct 2022

£38.50 / 0161 907 5555

Ron Sexsmith

This performance has been rescheduled to Monday 30 November, 2020. Existing tickets for the original 4 June performance will remain valid for this rescheduled performance date. We will not be reissuing tickets with the new performance date on them to bookers of the original date. Instead, your original tickets will remain…

Sat 5 Mar 2022

Concert Hall

£30.50–£40.50 / 0161 907 5555

Rumer

Mellow easy listening chanteuse whose effortless vocal style recalls Karen Carpenter.

Sat 7 May 2022

Theatre

£25.50 / 0161 907 5555

Sam Lee

RNCM Manchester Folk Festival Sam Lee plays a unique role in the British music scene. A highly inventive and original singer, folk song interpreter, passionate conservationist, song collector and successful creator of live events. Alongside his organisation, The Nest Collective, Sam has shaken up the music scene breaking…

Sat 23 Oct

£16 / 0161 907 5555

This Is The Kit

Kate Stables and her band perform folk-rock originals.

Thu 11 Nov

£22.40 / 0161 907 5555

Tommy Emmanuel

Australian guitarist in concert.

Sun 13 Mar 2022

£30.25–£41.25 / 0161 907 5555

Concert Hall

£27.50–£37.50 / 0161 907 5555

Toyah & Hazel O'Connor: Electric Ladies of the 80s

Two of the 80s recognisable post punk and new wave stars Toyah and Hazel O'Connor are joining forces for this special show. Performing alongside their full live band, each of these legends will play their own sets plus some duets and surprises along the way. This hit-packed retro fest will include such classics as Thunder…

Sat 4 Jun 2022

£29.70–£32.40 / 0161 907 5555

Ward Thomas

Country pop from Hampshire twins Catherine and Lizzy.

Fri 12 Nov

Concert Hall

£22.50–£24 / 0161 907 5555

Prices to be confirmed / 0161 907 5555

Wilko Johnson

The redoubtable Dr Feelgood guitarist and band rock it up Canvey Island-style; after undergoing radical surgery to treat his hitherto-believed-to-be terminal cancer, the indomitable Johnson is back, minus one pancreas but with added vim and vigour.

Sat 19 Feb 2022

£35.75 / 0161 907 5555

Theatre

£32.50 / 0161 907 5555