RWCMD offers world-class training and performance facilities within a lively city boasting an excellent musical provision and constant demand for harpists. Our diverse and challenging courses prepare harpists for a life in the professional world, whether that may be centered on solo performance, chamber ensemble playing, orchestral work, teaching, arranging and/or performing in popular idioms or jazz.
In 2022 the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama will host the 14th World Harp Congress.
Type of School
Music and Arts Degrees Offered
Bachelor of Music, Master of Music, Master of Arts, PhD, Performance Diploma or Certificate, Specialist Degree
Caryl Thomas, Catrin Finch, Valerie Aldrich-Smith, Meinir Heulyn, Amanda Whiting
Number of harp students enrolled in 2020-2021
Lessons available for non-majors?
Harp minor offered?
Number of school harps:
Space provided for personal harps?
This program is best suited for students who ________.
are looking for undergraduate and gradate programs and wish do peruse a career in performance.
What sets this program apart from others is ________.
The Conservatory is set in Cardiff, the capital city of Wales, UK
Students who graduate from this school go on to ________.
Performers and Teachers
The three words that best describe this school's environment are ________.
Supportive, Friendly and Relaxed
Updated for 2021-2022