December 9th to December 10th

César Franck Symposium 2022

at the Royal College of Music

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

Day 1 (Friday 2022/12/09)

8–12 Papers, Organ masterclass, Organ and Mélodies Concert

Day 2 (Saturday 2022/12/10)

6–10 Papers,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

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

Programme Committee

James Lipka


Dr Christina Guillaumier


Professor Richard Langham Smith


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