News and events

Latest news

'Armistice Bells' project featured in national and local media

Posted on Monday 12 November 2018

A York music lecturer has been recognised across media platforms for his "thoroughly captivating" project which commemorated Armistice Day.

Postgraduate Forum Autumn 2018

Posted on Monday 12 November 2018

The Autumn forum was held on 26 September in the Rymer Auditorium and Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, Department of Music.

Armistice Centenary composition premieres across Scotland

Posted on Wednesday 7 November 2018

Martin Suckling’s Meditation (after Donne), for chamber orchestra and live electronics receives its premiere performances from the Scottish Chamber Orchestra (SCO) in St Andrews, Edinburgh and Glasgow on 7, 8, 9 November.

Three WRoCAH-funded doctoral research studentships

Posted on Monday 5 November 2018

Music making a difference: exploring inclusion and impact in community music networks.

AHRC White Rose (WRoCAH) funding for Doctoral Research in Music at the University of York

Posted on Friday 2 November 2018

Looking for PhD funding? WRoCAH competition for PhD studentships starting in October 2019, is now open.

Upcoming events


Autumn Week 9: Diotima workshop

Eight works by composition students will be workshopped and performed by the renowned Quatuor Diotima


Presentation for singers

Holistic approach of presentation for singers


Previous events

Piano masterclass

Saturday 17 November 2018

Piano masterclass with Stephen Hough

Research seminar. Dan Wilson: '‘Mangled Music’: (Very) Experimental acoustics at Delawarr Laboratories, Oxford, 1949–1969'

Wednesday 14 November 2018

Daniel R. Wilson (Independent Researcher and Radionics Radio)

Autumn Week 8: Wolfgang Liebhart

Tuesday 13 November 2018

‘Waltz Delusion’ and the ‘Otherness’

String performance class

Tuesday 13 November 2018

String performance class