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.
04 September 2018
Judging committee of distinguished composers and scholars Choi Insook, Cort Lippe, Miriam Akkermann, Patrick Gunawan Hartono, Taehi Kim, and PerMagnus Lindborg.
29 August 2018
The Guardian reviews Andrew Kirkman and the Binchois Consort's latest album 'The Lily & the Rose'.
17 August 2018
The School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music is again delighted to announce a strong set of results from the 2018 National Student Survey, which gathers the views of students in their final year of undergraduate study.
15 August 2018
Eight leading universities in the Midlands are joining together to train the next generation of highly-skilled arts and humanities researchers, thanks to funding from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
08 August 2018
Emily graduated with a Class I with Honours BA Liberal Arts and Sciences (Music Major) in July 2018.
02 August 2018
Professor Andrew Kirkman was interviewed on the BBC's flagship classical music programme, then the Binchois Consort performed music from their CD with Andrew 'The Lily and the Rose'.
24 July 2018
Choir performance praised as 'simply magnificent' [Classical Source] and 'a marvellous unity of intonation and attack' [The Times].
18 July 2018
Dr Christopher Haworth wins the Music & Letters Westrup prize
03 July 2018
Report from one-day symposium at the University of Birmingham.
28 June 2018
Birmingham University Singers were perform concerts in Europe this month on a three-date Summer tour to Germany.
11 June 2018
Peter Gortner, David Rice and Hannah Littleton.
21 May 2018
Maria Witek interviewed by Tom Service for the show Listening Service about syncopation in music and why it makes people want to move.
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