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.
03 June 2019
Professor Colin Timms to introduce four productions of Steffani's 'Orlando generoso'.
30 May 2019
The internationally renowned conductor, composer, and singer will take up this new role from October 2019.
21 May 2019
Dr Luis-Manuel Garcia guest lectured at The Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media and Place at Memorial University.
16 April 2019
Performance of William Walton's monumental work at Symphony Hall, conducted by John Wilson.
05 April 2019
On Saturday 6 April Rosie Kay (choreographer) and Annie Mahtani (composer) feature on BBC Radio 3's The Sound of Dance programme discussing the music of 10 SOLDIERS.
19 March 2019
Report from a recent performance in the Elgar Concert Hall.
Guardian review of Scott Wilson's world premiere at the Barber Institute.
04 March 2019
BEAST welcomed virtuoso clarinettist and new music star Heather Roche for a concert which mixed immersive electronic sound with ferocious live performance.
01 March 2019
The LCAHM research forum on 20th February demonstrated the depth and breadth of research in the School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music.
15 February 2019
Congratulations to all LCAHM staff who have completed Postgraduate Certificates in the last 12 months
11 December 2018
Event framed around Haworth and Professor Georgina Born's joint article 'From Microsound to Vaporwave: Internet-Mediated Music, Online Methods, and Genre'.
23 November 2018
Performances included three world premieres of pieces commissioned specially for them by Paul Mealor, Ryan Latimer, and Birmingham alumnus, Hillary Lester.
How we are exploring issues of climate through the arts, humanities and law.
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