Named after the famous Welsh tenor, Robert Tear (1939-2011), the award is given to any student of opera as a scholarship for the year.
The Royal Academy of Music is an institution of world renown, training nearly 700 students from over 50 countries in over 20 musical disciplines. Our website (http://www.ram.ac.uk/) provides a glimpse of our collective mission, character, and values — as well as imparting the special atmosphere that springs from our cosmopolitan and confident outlook.
As Britain’s oldest conservatoire, we are inspired by the past but committed to shaping contemporary musical life with discernment and open-mindedness. If you want to experience the special liveliness and friendliness of the Academy, why not visit us and attend one of our regular concerts and recitals.
If you like music, The Royal Academy of Music has a wide variety of constant events and performances which you can attend. See their What's On page;