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School of Music ranks amongst highest in UK
December 2014

Cardiff University School of Music has risen 12 places in the most recent UK-wide rankings of research quality...

AMS award for Music and Protest in 1968
November 2014

A collection of essays featuring a contribution from Dr Sarah Hill has been awarded a major prize at the annual meeting of the American Musicological Association...

Professor Kenneth Hamilton at BBC’s Festival of Free Thinking
November 2014

Scottish Pianist and Cardiff University Professor Kenneth Hamilton joins Andrew McGregor live at Sage Gateshead...

Music in the Ottoman Empire during the First World War
November 2014

Dr John Morgan O’Connell has recently been awarded a research fellowship by Cardiff University to study music in the Ottoman Empire during the First World War....

Alumna Rachel Walker heads to Hollywood
October 2014

Rachel Walker graduated from the School of Music in 2003 and has enjoyed a career which has seen her perform across the UK, Austria and Prague....

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2014-15 Concert Season at a Glance

Conferences and workshops

2 November 2014 ESTA (European String Teachers Association) String Day
15 November 2014 The Triumph of Time? Responses to Birtwistle at 80
16 November 2014 Violarama 2014
7 February 2015 Crossing the Border workshop
25 March 2015 City of Light: Paris 1900-1950 Explore Day

All Conferences

John Bird Lectures

These lectures, which are open to the public, take place on Tuesday afternoons at 16.30 in the Boyd Lecture Theatre at the School of Music.

All John Bird Lectures

Visiting Composers

A list of forthcoming and recent composers who have visited the School to hold workshops or give talks.

Forthcoming & Recent Visiting Composers

Composition Workshops

The current programme and archive of Composition Workshops and Seminars.

Programme of Composition Workshops

Careers Talks

An annual series of career talks open to both undergraduate and postgraduate music students.

Programme of Career Talks

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