Department of Music

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.

World-class facilities

Our £16 million Bramall Music Building offers students a first-rate learning environment


Posted 06 December 2021

MA Music alumni awarded prestigious prize

Elsa Jaeyoung Park, an MA Music alumni,, has won an award from the Coastal Futures Ecoacoustic Music Competition for the piece Encroaching

Posted 05 October 2021

Antiarkie - Dr Ryan Latimer's debut album

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.

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