Education news

Application closed

Application was possible until 1 May. In special cases please contact the coordinator of the Department


School for Young Talent in top ten best secondary schools

Our School for Young Talent made it to the top ten of best secondary schools in South Holland. The school has received a great review, and especially the attention and time we have for our students.


From September 2015: shortened training Music Teaching

Students with a Bachelor diploma in music, instrumental/vocal, composition or sonology can take a shortened training in Music Teaching.


Attend final presentations of our students

Final presentations of our students are open to the public. You can find the dates of this year in the concert diary.


Be aware that changes in times or dates are possible. Check the concert diary for the latest times and dates.

Alumnus Michalis Paraskakis wins Impuls International Composition Competition

Composition department alumnus Michalis Paraskakis has won the Impuls International Composition Competition!


Alumna Rosanne Philippens in semi-finals Queen Elisabethcompetition

Alumna Rosanne Philippens reached the semi-finals of the Queen Elisabeth competition. Congratulations Rosanne, and good luck during the finals!


Study or internship abroad? Apply for Holland Scholarship!

Do you want to do a research or internship outside of Europe? Do you want to develop yourself and gain valuable experiences?


New international double degree 'Audio Communication and Sonology'

From the winter semester 2014/15 began a new double master’s degree programme “Audio Communication and Sonology”, as a cooperation between the TU Berlin and the Institute of Sonology at the Royal Conservatoire in The Hague.


New teacher bassoon Bram van Sambeek

The Dutch bassoonist Bram van Sambeek (1980) will be teaching at the Royal Conservatoire starting from September 2015.


New: Master specialisation Ensemble Percussion

As of September 2015 the Royal Conservatoire The Hague will be offering a two year Master specialisation ‘Ensemble Percussion’ in cooperation with Slagwerk De more

New Master specialisation Chamber Music

The Royal Conservatoire will offer a new Master specialisation Chamber Music to highly motivated Chamber music ensembles that aspire a career in chamber music.


All brochures to be read online

All brochures now in one easy list and to be read online!



Become a friend of the Royal Conservatoire!

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.


Download the brochure of the Creative Departments

The Royal Conservatoire has various creative departments. You can read about these departments in the brochure Creative Departments on ISSUU.


Next season: tea concerts in de Nieuwe Kerk

The last coffee concert took place at the Dr Anton Philipszaal. Next season, the coffee concerts change into tea concerts on Sunday at 16.00 hrs in de Nieuwe Kerk.


Johannes Asfaw wins second prize Prinses Christina Concours

Our 14-year old student Johannes Asfaw won the second prize at the Prinses Christina Concours 2015!


Evgeniya Peschanskaya and Konstantyn Napolov win during International Internet Music Competition

Evgeniya Peschanskaya and Konstantyn Napolov won prizes during the International Internet Music Competition, an online music competition.


KC-students win prizes at Britten concours

Two KC-students, Reinier Wink and Andrea Passalacqua, won prizes at the Britten altvioolconcours and Britten celloconcours.


KC-alumnus Manoj Kamps is RCNM Junior Fellow in Conducting

KC-alumnus Manoj Kamps is the new Royal Northern College of Music Junior Fellow in Conducting, starting from September 2015. He was selected from over 110 applications.


Jazz070 wants to make The Hague an international jazz-city again

This month a new initiative started: Jazz070. This initiative wants to make The Hague a jazz-city again, and above all to create new audiences from within the Hague and beyond.


Musical punchard full?

Everyone who attended at least four of the five Musical Punchcard Concerts, can go to the Residentie Orkest concert for free. Exchange your punchcard for a ticket on the evening of the concert at the Dr Anton Philipszaal.


Please reserve your ticket in advance via 070 88 00 333. New punchcards are available in September at the Royal Conservatoire.


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