On Air Now
The Full Works Concert with Jane Jones 8pm - 10pm
HRH The Prince of Wales celebrates his 20th year as President of The Royal College of Music this year. Over the past two decades, he's presented awards and Fellowships to important musicians including Lang Lang, Julian Lloyd Webber, and Alfie Boe.
1993: 20 years ago this year, and Prince Charles takes his place as the President of the Royal College of Music. Here he is with the Queen Mother on stage at the official hand over.
1994: Cellist Julian Lloyd Webber becomes a Fellow of the Royal College of Music, the musical conservatoire at which he studied and won a scholarship at the age of 16.
1994: 'Max', otherwise known as Master of the Queen's Music Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, and HRH at the Royal College of Music.
1995: Musical royalty Sir Paul McCartney meets HRH The Prince of Wales, as he becomes a Fellow of the Royal College of Music.
1998: Finding a few moments to let their hair down after hours of daily music practice, RCM students play pool with a special royal guest...!
2002: HRH shows off his musical talent on the Royal College's set of Gamelan.
2004: Move over Gustavo Dudamel! Prince Charles takes to the podium and conducts the RCM's Elastic Band orchestra.
2008: The Prince meets members of the RCM Sparks programme, which encourages young people of all abilities to make music together.
2008: Singer Sarah Connolly becomes a Fellow of the Royal College of Music, where she studied piano and singing.
2011: Pianist Lang Lang receives an honorary degree from the Royal College of Music.
2013: Prince Charles visits the Royal College of Music to award a Fellowship to Alfie Boe.
2013: The recipient of this year's President's Award, Ruairi Glasheen, shares a few words with RCM President, HRH The Prince of Wales.
2013: Sharing a joke with the students at the Royal College of Music.
2013: The Prince takes a look around the college, speaking to the students and hearing a special performance from the RCM Sparks Juniors.
2013: Christopher Hogwood receives an honorary doctorate from the Royal College of Music.
2013: Alfie Boe receives his Fellowship of the Royal College of Music from Prince Charles.