Posted on Monday 4 November 2019
Joe Johnson, guitarist and keyboardist of the York-formed Britpop band Shed Seven, visited the Department of Music on Thursday 31 October.
Posted on Wednesday 30 October 2019
Jérôme Comte, a soloist of the Ensemble Intercontemporain in Paris, one of the world’s top ensembles of contemporary music, visited the Department of Music on Tuesday 29 October.
Posted on Tuesday 22 October 2019
Peter Baumann (BA Music, 2016; MA Music Production, 2017) has won the prestigious Berlin International Sound Design Competition for 2019.
Posted on Monday 7 October 2019
Music Department Senior Lecturer, Martin Suckling, has been nominated for the highly prestigious Prince Pierre de Monaco Musical Composition Prize.
Posted on Thursday 3 October 2019
Professor of Composition, Thomas Simaku was awarded a coveted fellowship from The Brown Foundation in Houston, USA, for a residency at the Dora Maar House in France.
Posted on Thursday 26 September 2019
Cambridge University Press has published a comprehensive article on Thomas Simaku’s music, written by Dr Martin Scheuregger in their quarterly review of new music, Tempo.
Posted on Thursday 5 September 2019
The broadcast follows the success at the 2019 International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM)'s World Music Days.
Posted on Wednesday 4 September 2019
Ben Eyes is designing the live sound for a set as the Red Bull Music Festival comes to London for the first time.
Posted on Monday 19 August 2019
Simaku's new CD has been released worldwide on Naxos 21st Century Classics Series.
Posted on Tuesday 13 August 2019
The Royal Philharmonic Society have announced the latest members of their prestigious Emerging Composers scheme.
Posted on Tuesday 30 July 2019
The London and York productions gained many positive reviews
Posted on Monday 29 July 2019
Students from the department have been praised for their contributions to a live set during the first 'Proms at...' event of 2019.
Posted on Wednesday 19 June 2019
Composer Anna Meredith has been recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.
Posted on Friday 24 May 2019
The Harmony Chorus will perform Bollywood and Indian folk tunes in the Jack Lyons Concert Hall on Tuesday 28 May
Posted on Tuesday 14 May 2019
His new work will be performed by four different ensembles in four European cities and released on CD in 2020
Posted on Wednesday 8 May 2019
Performed by a Grammy Award-winning ensemble and broadcast live, the programme was transferred across Europe through European Broadcasting Union
Posted on Wednesday 10 April 2019
Thomas Simaku presented his music at the ‘Alessandro Scarlatti’ Conservatoire in Palermo on 3rd April 2019, which was attended by the composition students and members of staff, including Professor Daniele Ficola and the Chair of Composition Department Maestro Marco Betta.
Posted on Monday 4 March 2019
Andreas Tsiartas, a PhD student in his 2nd year, is a finalist of DYCE competition (Discovering Young Composers of Europe).
Posted on Thursday 17 January 2019
Thomas Simaku's work will be performed by a Grammy Award-winning ensemble, Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir.
Posted on Friday 14 December 2018
A York PhD student has created sound design and live sound production for headliner band Nihiloxica, at Trans Musicales festival.