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Remembering Richard Shephard MBE

Tuesday 23 February 2021

The Music Department is sad to report the death of Dr Richard Shephard, Honorary Visiting Fellow of the Department, who was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University in 2008.

International acclaim for Thomas Simaku’s new album

Wednesday 10 February 2021

Thomas Simaku’s new album of chamber music, con-ri-sonanza, released by the Swedish label BIS Records in November 2020, has captured the attention of the music press and radio stations alike.

UG Student Joshua Quinlan Made an RSA Fellow

Friday 22 January 2021

Third-year Music student Joshua Quinlan has been made a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA).

MA Student Elysia Biro Awarded £3000 International Scholarship

Thursday 21 January 2021

Canadian postgraduate student Elysia Biro, who is currently doing an MA in Music Education, has been awarded a £3000 International Scholarship by the University of York to help cover tuition fees.

Distanced Deviations: An Online Programme of Music and Sound Recording Events

Wednesday 20 January 2021

Staff on our BA in Music and Sound Recording have put together a programme of events in which they share their passion for music technology.

Making music together, apart: announcing the Rebekah Wilson Prize for Interactive Music

Monday 18 January 2021

Win a prize of £100 and the opportunity to meet composer, performer, and software entrepreneur Rebekah Wilson