Music and Performance

Standing out in the music and performance industry doesn’t just take confidence, you need your knowledge and skills to shine. Whether you want to perform in front of an audience or work behind the scenes, we could have the course for you.

  • We are a Steinberg Certificated Training Centre, which means you have the opportunity to train in Steinberg products.
  • Employability is at the forefront of all our courses. You will have access to our Talent Team from day one of your course.
  • Internationalisation is a central feature of these courses. Our previous field trips* have included a three-day music cultural trip to Vienna, plus visiting Carnegie Hall and seeing the Broadway show Chicago in New York.
  • An optional placement or study abroad year is embedded in all our courses*. Previous students have secured placements with organisations in Italy, North America, Finland, Estonia, Sweden, Poland and Portugal.

Our Music and Performance facilities

Music Seminar Room

Music seminar room

A great space for our budding musicians, our specialist music seminar room comes with a grand piano, PA, amps, drum kit and 5.1 surround sound, all directly linked to a control room for recording.

Performance Spaces

Performance spaces

Our Ellen Terry Building has a dance performance space, two dance studios and a theatre workshop. It also has dressing rooms and storage with around 3,500 costume items and 1,500 accessories.

Recording studios

Recording studios

With some of our courses, you can have access to five recording studios, instrument storage, and an iMac music tech suite. We also have state-of-the-art recording studios running Pro Tools, Logic, Live, Max and Sibelius on Apple macs.

More than a course

 Queen’s Award for Enterprise Logo
University of the year shortlisted
QS Five Star Rating 2020