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The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is the National Conservatoire of Wales. It contributes to the cultural identity of Cardiff and Wales and attracts some of the most gifted students from around the world.


HRH The former Prince of Wales

Chairman Laureate

Lord Rowe-Beddoe DL MA (Cantab) Hon DscEcon (Wales) Hon DUniv (Glam) FRSA CCMI

Vice Presidents

  • Sir Anthony Hopkins CBE FRWCMD
  • Philip Carne MBE FRWCMD
  • Rhodri Talfan Davies BA (Hons) Oxon
  • Professor Uzo Iwobi CBE
  • Dame Gwyneth Jones DBE FRWCMD
  • Captain Sir Norman Lloyd-Edwards KCVO, GCStJ, RD*, JP, RNR
  • Menna Richards OBE BA FRWCMD
  • Michael Sheen FRWCMD
  • Sir Ian Stoutzker CBE FRWCMD
  • Edward Thomas FRWCMD
  • Lady Anya Sainsbury CBE FRWCMD
  • Sir Bryn Terfel CBE FRWCMD

Company Secretary

William Callaway

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