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:

31 October 2014
5 November 2014

Undergraduate study

Postgraduate study

Research

Forthcoming events

Tue
28
Oct

Composition Seminar

4.00PM, Rymer Auditorium

Anderson, Gallois, de Saram workshop

Tue
28
Oct

'Techniques of Singing' – Vocal class

4.00PM, E058

Alexander Ashworth

Wed
29
Oct

Music, empathy and cultural understanding

4.00PM, I/D003

Professor Eric Clarke

Tue
11
Nov

BAPAM Performance class

11.02AM, E058

Naomi Norton