Academic Studies

Academic and Supporting Studies: Introduction

Academic Studies are essential to every BMus student’s creative development. A comprehensive range of topical courses is offered across the disciplines of Historical Musicology, Analysis, Performance Practice and Composition, as well as Aural Training, Keyboard Skills, Technology, and Conducting (Academic Studies) courses which are designed to reinforce students’ critical awareness as performers and/or composers.

For further details on our academic programmes of study, please see BMus Programmes.

Latest News

Arts Council head praises Open Academy

13.12.2016

Academy’s ‘significant work’ towards diversity in classical music is celebrated in keynote speech

Latest Blog

Auditions 2016

01.12.2016

Advice for everyone auditioning for studies in 2017

Upcoming Events

Piano Recital free

Thursday, 26.01.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Piano recital with Adrian Brendle and Anna Geniushene

Drop-in Lunchtime Tours free

Wednesday, 01.02.2017 13:00, Museum Ground Floor

Free tour of all three galleries in the Museum

English Heritage from the Twentieth Century free

Thursday, 02.02.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Hodgson Fellow Małgorzata Garstka presents a concert of twentieth-century English works

Piano Recital free

Thursday, 09.02.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Alim Beisembayev and Isata Kanneh-Mason give a piano recital

De Profundis free

Thursday, 23.02.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Visiting Professor of Accordion, Friedrich Lips, gives a lecture on Russian bayan repertoire after

Russian Wind Music free

Thursday, 02.03.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

A concert of Prokofiev and Sofia Gubaidulina

A Russian Elegy free

Thursday, 09.03.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Rachmaninov and Schnittke

Violin and Piano free

Thursday, 16.03.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

Works for violin and piano by Brahms and Clara Schumann

Harp Chamber Music free

Thursday, 23.03.2017 13:05, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

The Harp Department collaborates with string and woodwind students

Academic Studies

Staff Finder