Welcome to the Department of Music.
We are an internationally recognised community with a creative, practical and scholarly approach to music. Find out more about our courses and what it's like to be a student here with York Virtual Visit.
You'll have access to the Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall and Rymer Auditorium; dozens of teaching rooms and practice facilities; four digital recording studios; and a large collection of historical and world instruments.
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Music at York: things to look forward to
Posted by Sarah
Hi! I’m Sarah, and I’m a 1st-Year Music student at York. In this blog, I hope to highlight a few of the things that…
Three things to look forward to about Music at York
Posted by Adam
Hey, I’m Adam and I’m a first-year Music student at the University of York. You might have read my last blog about A week…
A week in the life of a Music student
Posted by Adam
Music. What is it? Why study it? What does a week of it look like? You might have many questions like this if you’re…
Music at York: My Top 3 Aspects of Department Life
Posted by Helen
Hey! I’m Helen and I’m in my second year of studying Music at York, and I am a first study pianist, second study violist…
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