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.
Birmingham has recently been recognised as the top university for graduates by leading employers in 2020-21
Our £16 million Bramall Music Building offers students a first-rate learning environment
Posted 24 February 2021
The Department of Music is delighted to share news of recent distinguished student achievement in the conducting field, adding to the illustrious list of graduates from the wider conducting programme at the University.
Posted 16 February 2021
University Music at the University of Birmingham have this month launched their virtual offering for all students studying at the University and interested in music.
Posted 12 February 2021
A University Music Scholarship is a great opportunity for prospective students who plan to study something other than Music. You will receive music tuition as well as the chance to take part in our performing ensembles.
Posted 10 February 2021
Diana Syrse, a composer and PhD student in the Department of Music, has premiered her new work Géante Rouge (Red Giant) on Radio France.