The Department of Music is one of the most distinguished in the UK, with a history stretching back to 1905 when Edward Elgar was appointed the University's first Professor of Music, and looking forward to the latest cutting-edge developments in the practice and study of music.
The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.
Our £16 million Bramall Music Building offers students a first-rate learning environment
Posted 06 December 2021
Elsa Jaeyoung Park, an MA Music alumni,, has won an award from the Coastal Futures Ecoacoustic Music Competition for the piece Encroaching
Posted 17 November 2021
Michael Zev Gordon has been nominated for the prestigious Ivors Composer Awards 2021 for his song cycle Baruch - Ten Propositions of Baruch Spinoza for Tenor and Piano.
Posted 05 October 2021
The album reached #2 in the UK's Official Charts last week and features performances from world-renowned orchestras and ensembles including the BBC Symphony Orchestra, and former Birmingham student, Rosie Middleton.
Posted 01 October 2021
We are genuinely delighted to be able to present live concerts to you all again from 1 October.