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We are among the largest and liveliest music departments in the UK. Our innovative and eclectic curriculum and vibrant research culture create a flourishing environment for studies in performance, composition and musical scholarship of all kinds.

Soundings: Music blog

Explore our blog, run by staff and students in Music at the University of Southampton.

Meet our staff

Our academic staff members specialise in musicology, composition, music technology and performance studies.

  • 9 December 2016

    Christmas Concert

    A festive performance by staff and students from the University's M...

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  • 14 December 2016

    Gabriel - A New Musical

    The University of Southampton's Music Department presents two works...

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  • 15 December 2016

    Gabriel - A New Musical

    The University of Southampton's Music Department presents two works...

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  • 31 October 2016

    Michael Finnissy: Dialogues

    The work of Michael Finnissy, University of Southampton Professor o...

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