Welcome to the Department of Music

About the Department

The Department of Music at the University of York is an acknowledged world-leader in creative, practical and scholarly approaches to music.

You will be taught by active professionals, and our modules are informed directly by recent research. Our flexible course structure is unique in the UK, and promotes academic excellence through practical experience. Our alumni occupy positions of significance nationally within the music industry and associated professions.

Welcome to our vibrant and internationally-respected department.


Professor Ambrose Field, PGCE, PhD
Head of Department


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Forthcoming events

Tue
25
Nov

Poetics in Contemporary Composition

4.00PM, Rymer Auditorium

Richard Causton (University of Cambridge)

Wed
26
Nov

String masterclass

2.00PM, E106

Tim Smedley

Wed
26
Nov

The Textility of Live Coding

4.00PM, Rymer Auditorium

Dr Alex McLean

Wed
26
Nov

Vocal masterclass

4.00PM, E106

Jason Darnell

YorkConcerts

Tickets for the YorkConcerts 2014/15 season are now available from the Box Office.

Forthcoming concerts:

25 November 2014
28 November 2014
28 November 2014