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Department of Music

Studying Music at the University of York gives you a unique opportunity to deepen your understanding of musical experiences and to look at how music is shaping and responding to the world.

We are internationally recognised for integrated creative, practical and scholarly approaches to music and our graduates are critical, independent thinkers.

Research

Arthur Sykes Rymer Auditorium

Events

YorkConcerts

After so many months of music behind closed doors, we are thrilled to be able to welcome audiences to five concerts in June: one in St Lawrence Church and four in the National Centre for Early Music. 

News

‘Tempo’ review for Thomas Simaku’s new album

Tuesday 13 July 2021

Simaku’s CD on BIS Records, con-ri-sonanza, has received another excellent review, in the July 2021 issue of the Cambridge University Press magazine Tempo.


Students scoop Nugen plug-in prizes for 'Distanced Deviations'

Sunday 11 July 2021

Three students have won plug-ins from Nugen Audio worth hundreds of pounds, in a competition that was the culmination of a series of extra teaching sessions organised in the most recent lockdown.


Radio France

Friday 2 July 2021

Thomas Simaku’s album on French National Radio best CDs. A special programme is to be broadcast on Sunday, 4 July.


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Rankings and awards

The University of York is a TEF gold institution and is ranked:

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