Instrumental/vocal courses available in all years of the programme, with tuition costs normally covered by the University. We will endeavour to make all course options available; however, these may be subject to timetabling and other constraints. You will thrive in our friendly and vibrant international community, on our beautiful medieval campus with great facilities for learning, sports and leisure.

Find out more about the many ways you can support the School, as well as how this support positively impacts the School and our students. Find out more about the School’s research activity, which explores fundamental questions about the creative arts, as well as our engagement activity and the professional, technical and creative services offered by the School. Find a course or programme at Guildhall for you from across the School, from undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and doctoral research to short courses, training for under 18s and coaching for professionals. This module allows you to explore basic multi-track recording and production techniques.

This applies to all BTEC Music courses and similar including UAL and Rockschool. We recognise Music practical and theory exams from ABRSM, Trinity, Rockschool and LCM. During tutorials , college subject tutors will give you and one or two tutorial partners feedback on prepared work and cover a topic in depth. The other student in your college tutorials will be from your year group, doing the same course as you and will normally be at your college. Such regular and rigorous academic discussion develops and facilitates learning in a way that isn’t possible through lectures alone. Tutorials also allow for close progress monitoring so tutors can quickly provide additional support if necessary.

Where there is a subject pre-requisite, applicants will be required to study the subject at Higher Level in the Diploma course subject and/or take a specified unit in the career-related study qualification. Applicants may also be asked to achieve a specific grade in those elements. Please see the University of Southampton International Baccalaureate Career-Related Programme Statement for further information.

These are designed to provide assistance to help students support themselves during their time at Aberdeen. Academic staff who are internationally recognised experts in composition, performance, musicology, music in schools, community music and many rising student stars. This course covers five key moments from Western music history, giving students both a clear and broad grasp of the shape of musical, cultural and intellectual history along with much more detailed studies of individual musical works. Music at Aberdeen is the wonderful opportunity to learn, compose and perform with world-renowned composers, conductors, musicologists and researchers working in all genres, styles and periods.

You’ll have the support of an academic member of staff as a personal tutor throughout your degree to help with academic and personal issues. Our students immerse themselves in Newcastle’s thriving music scene which includes everything from high-profile venues like the O2 Academy and the City Hall, to more intimate local spots such as The Cluny, The Cumberland Arms and Bar Loco. It’s also home to the UK’s first co-operatively owned music venue, The Globe. Get career ready with a work placement and leave as a confident professional in your field.

This module gives students a chance to compose for jazz and jazz influenced ensembles. This module will embrace the rich tradition of jazz writing and its conventions as heard in the works of the great jazz composers, such as Duke Ellington, Herbie Han… The compulsory modules will explore the fundamentals of analysis, counterpoint and harmony. You’ll also get a broad overview of music from the Renaissance to the twentieth century. Although the COVID-19 situation is improving, any future restrictions could mean we might have to change the way parts of our teaching and learning take place in 2021 to 2022.

We offer a free professional concert series every Thursday lunchtime during term time, followed by a student performance where you have the chance to perform for, and listen to, your colleagues from all of our degrees. With a mixture of lectures and individual supervision, Composition Portfolio is the final stage of the undergraduate pathway in concert-music based composition. Building upon the skills gained in first and second year creative music based modules, the lec…

Guildhall School of Music & Drama is provided by the City of London Corporation as part of its contribution to the cultural life of London and the nation. Strictly Necessary Cookie should be enabled at all times so that we can save your preferences for cookie settings. UK royalties are paid out annually in June, plus other regular payments including quarterly international royalty payments.