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Music Research Seminars, Hartley Residencies in Music, The Writing Workshop, Composition Workshops and Career Development.

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Research Seminars

We aim to provide postgraduate researchers with a stimulating and wide-ranging series of events and opportunities for developing new skills. Our programme features visits from distinguished scholars and composers, as well as regular workshops devoted to student research.

Hartley Residencies in Music

Several times a year, the Music welcomes eminent scholars for a two-day residency, including workshops, seminars and presentations as well as individual and small group meetings to discuss students own research. Attendance is required for current Music postgraduate students, undergraduates and members of the public are warmly invited.

The Writing Workshop

Members of staff lead regular meetings of the Writing Workshop to support Postgraduate students with all aspects of their writing.

Composition Workshops

Our lively series of composition workshops provides postgraduate composers with ample opportunites to hear their work performed and commented upon by visiting artists and composers. See our Events Feed for details of upcoming workshops.

Career Development Sessions

Our Career Development Sessions aim to give postgraduate students professional advice that will help them become established within the academic community.

Browse Archive

There are no forthcoming seminars currently listed. Please see the archive for past seminars.

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