Open Day Pi & Basis

A special day for the little ones (ages 5 to 10) who dream of playing an instrument: the Open Day PI & BASIS on 8 April! 


New master: aus LICHT

A new - one time only - master focused on Stockhausen's cycle will be launched in September 2017: aus LICHT.


Martijn Padding wins Johan Wagenaar prize

The head of the Composition Department wins the prize of his entire body of works.


School for Young Talent 60th anniversary

The School for Young Talent for the Royal Conservatoire was founded in 1956 and celebrates its 60th anniversary this year! Celebrate with us?


100% pass rate and high marks at School for Young Talent!

All nineteen exam students of the School for Young Talent have passed their exams (havo, Atheneum and Gymnasium).


Anthony Zielhorst is Knight of the Order of Oranje-Nassau

Anthony Zielhorst received an award from Mr. van Aartsen, Mayor of The Hague, on Thursday night. 


Three new professors Academy of Creative and Performing Arts

As of 1 February 2016, Janneke Wesseling, Marcel Cobussen and Henk Borgdorff are appointed professors at Leiden University and the University of the Arts The Hague. These appointments confirmed the 15-year partnership between the two institutes.


New master specialisation: the Master Calefax Reed Quintet

From next year the Royal Conservatoire will offer, the new master specialisation Reed Quintet in collaboration with the internationally successful Dutch Calefax.


Application for 2017 - 2018

Applications for the 2017 - 2018 academic year are open!


Do you want to start studying at the Royal Conservatoire?
Send in your application before 1 April 2017. Follow the steps described on the website.

We hope to see you soon!


Meet the conservatoire!

Thinking about studying at the Royal Conservatoire?

Watch these videos and meet our various departments.


Become a friend of the Royal Conservatoire and support talent!

For everyone who embraces the Royal Conservatoire and its students, we have founded the Friends of the Royal Conservatoire. Friends contribute to the development of special projects for talented students of the conservatoire. The friendship brings a number of benefits, for example discount on special concerts and performances.


Concert diary

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