9–10 December 2022

César Franck Symposium 2022

at the Royal College of Music

A two-day symposium of talks, performances, and masterclasses

Day 1 - Friday 9 December 2022

Photo: Chris Christodoulou
7 Presentations, Organ masterclass, Organ and Mélodies Concert

Day 2 - Saturday 10 December 2022

Photo: Chris Christodoulou
14 Presentations,Piano masterclassRoundtable,Concert 

The goal of this event is to bring together the great minds of French music and inspire future generations of musicians and scholars with a re-invigorated perspective on the music of César Franck

Photo: Phil Rowley
Event attendees can expect a weekend of inspiring talks and performances in a relaxed but invigorating environment 

Programme Committee

James Lipka


Professor Richard Langham Smith


Dr Christina Guillaumier


Stephen Johns

(Artistic Director)

The Venue

Royal College of Music

Prince Consort Rd, South Kensington, London SW7 2BS

The Royal College of Music is one of the world’s great conservatoires, training gifted musicians from all over the world for international careers as performers, conductors and composers. It is a perfect location for the meeting of great minds

Photo: Phil Rowley
Photo: Phil Rowley