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

Latest news

YorkConcerts

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

Forthcoming concerts:

8 October 2014
22 October 2014

Audition Information 2014

The department holds auditions for our ensembles at the beginning of Autumn Term; if you're interested in auditioning you can find all the information you need on our Auditions 2014 page.

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Research

Forthcoming events

Tue
7
Oct

Composition Seminar

4.00PM, TBC

Prof. Bill Brooks

Tue
7
Oct

Vocal class

4.00PM, E058

David Watkin-Holmes

Wed
8
Oct

Alexander Technique

11.00AM, E058

Julie Parker