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Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

North Road | Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ER, Wales
+44 29 2034 2854
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Iconic building!

Architecturally adventurous, fine sense of design, bold strokes - this is just what the building... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
456David
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Amser Jazz Club

A free jazz evening held every Friday in the foyer of the beautiful building. Arrive by 5pm if you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sarah L
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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North Road | Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ER, Wales
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+44 29 2034 2854
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Architecturally adventurous, fine sense of design, bold strokes - this is just what the building looks like from outside! Similar pattern continues inside.

Thank 456David
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A free jazz evening held every Friday in the foyer of the beautiful building. Arrive by 5pm if you wish to sit at a table, however there were a number of seats still available throughout the concert for any late comers! There is also a...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

In the heart of the city this top conservator for music and the arts is a must visit for a show or just a glass of wine enjoyed in the foyer. The events are highly professional with international artists and students delivering exciting and enjoyable...More

Thank Inspired2002
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The college building and facilities are fabulous and the staff are really nice. We were here for a Conference rather than as students, but my only criticism would be that the food was at best mediocre and on all occasions, lukewarm to cold. Easy to...More

Thank RosFK
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The RWCMD complex has a great record for nurturing Musical talent. Its location next to Coopers field (Sophia Gardens) allows visitors to explore the surroundings of Cardiff Castle on foot or cycle. About 500 metres from the City it provides a great stop for coffee...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Had a wonderful night, the students were fabulous. I am amazed at their performance given the length of time they prepared for the concert. Well done all.

Thank tmills1962
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Magnificent acoustic in a modern hall with seating for 400. Foyer cafe has excellent selection of very reasonably-priced food. Students' work often on display.

Thank Chrisnik48
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My wife and I much enjoyed the hour long piano recital by the very talented Llyr Williams in the Dora Stoutzker hall - very good sound quality, lighting all hall design with the warm design of pine wood on the walls and stage floor. We...More

Thank Beachandsea
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We enjoyed an end of year brass recital by students on wind instruments. Then the weekend was filled with a jazz festival, most performances required no admission fee and all were good fun

Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

There are lots of events happening in the gem of a building set away from the main city centre but within 5 minutes walk. The building has a small cafeteria but a big atrium to enjoy a refreshment and views into the park. Take advantage...More

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