News and events

Latest news

New work for bass clarinet and piano by postgraduate Oliver Pickup published by Alea Publishing

Posted on Thursday 8 June 2017

Skein Eponym by Oliver Pickup has been selected for publication by Alea Publishing and Recording.


Postgraduate vocal consort success

Posted on Thursday 8 June 2017

The vocal consort Cenere, comprising five postgraduate students on the Solo Voice Ensemble Singing course, has taken an active part in the 2017 Beverley and East Riding Early Music Festival, which is this year celebrating its thirtieth anniversary.


Traces of Sound and Light event

Posted on Wednesday 7 June 2017

We have collaborated with Leeds College of Art to create this unique event being held in St Margaret's Church on Saturday 10 June.


Department of Music enters top ten in the Guardian University league table 2018

Posted on Wednesday 17 May 2017

Rising eight places, the Department has been ranked 10th in the country for Music


Two special performances of'The Magic Paintbrush'

Posted on Monday 15 May 2017

Helen Madden leads a folk opera starring performers from all backgrounds, whilst Judith Weir writes a unique school anthem for Greenacre School


Upcoming events

Previous events

Composition Seminar: Richard Evans and Helen Madden

Tuesday 20 June 2017

PhD students Richard Evans and Helen Madden discuss their work

Gawain Glenton (University of Southampton)

Wednesday 14 June 2017

‘Curlicues and whirligigs: Understanding the “flatulent virtuosity” of early modern Italy.’

Composition Seminar - Martin Suckling

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Martin Suckling presents his recent concerti for piano and flute

Workshop for string duos or small string ensembles

Thursday 8 June 2017

Lucy Baker-Stockdale

Careers talk: working in arts administration

Thursday 8 June 2017

Hannah Witcomb, Operations and Events Manager at the National Centre for Early Music