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Chances to enhance skills alongside industry professionals at events such as cJAM – an innovative career event which attracts employers including Sky, BBC, ITV and high-profile Independent Producers like Nine Lives Media. The event enables students to secure placements with a diverse range of employers. We appreciate that performing arts and music might seem like a difficult industry to break into, but job prospects in this market are on the up.

It should refer to all aspects of an organisation’s activities, including the artistic and educational programming, management and staffing, location and resources, finances, marketing and development. Picking the programme is the first step in your performing arts and music career! Whether you choose a full-time study programme and pick your own specialism, or apply to study a university level programme, we’re sure to have something that suits you and your learning style. Deal Music & Arts has been bringing the best in arts and culture to East Kent for nearly 40 years, and in that time we have welcomed many of the world’s greatest artists. Over those years, we have evolved from a summer festival to a year-round organisation that maintains that vibrant festival and supports a series of education programmes.

Fda Music Performance & Production

The final option is a practical module providing you with an opportunity to experience a range of the likely musical scenarios you may encounter during the course of a music career. You will undertake practical workshop sessions engaging in simulated ‘real’ tasks and then be provided with an opportunity to evaluate them weekly. Creative Sound & Music at HCA is a vocational course designed for performers, songwriters and producers who wish to graduate with all the creative skills, knowledge and experience needed to have a successful career in the music industry.

  • The biggest thing that all drama, musical theatre, acting, dance and music students have in common is the desire to perform, rehearse and perform some more!
  • All levels of Arts Award involve a degree of participation, reflection and gathering evidence appropriate to the level.
  • The module is designed for students with strong research interest in Russian culture and Russian history.
  • Areas also to be discussed will include stochastic music, spectral composition, sound realism, microtonality, arborescences and complexity.

Advisory support for nursery, infant, junior, primary, special and secondary schools. Children from four Worcestershire schools have worked with musician and composer Helen Lyon to create a brand-new song for the Jubilee. The MA Music offers you a unique opportunity to engage with cutting-edge interdisciplinary research on music and the moving image. This pathway allows you to pursue your interests in music, acting as a supplementary course to the main body of the Arts Administration programme. We accept applications from October for students wanting to start the following September. During the MA I focused my dissertation on the cultural education agenda in place in England.

The MA Music introduces a range of methodologies in relation to the study of music in its cultural contexts. From a range of stimulating pathways, you choose one that best suits your interests. Modules are shared across pathways, and are rooted in academic and practice-based research. Through presentations, discussions and group work, considers a range of strategies and practical tools and processes that can be used in a range of disciplines and cultural contexts. Many courses gear students up to full-scale productions when they can perform for paying audiences and even attend graduate showcases.

Research Degrees

As the course enjoys considerable goodwill within the profession there is normally a suitable placement to develop the interests of each student. A further period of placement may be available at the end of the taught section of the course. Care is taken to match the individual with a suitable organisation, in relation to their overall academic ability .

This provides an introduction to the work of key bands and practitioners in popular music to provide a broad overview of the development of popular music and of the contexts that enable it to be understood and assessed. You can visit our 16-day Summer Festival and enjoy world class music and art in this beautiful and historic corner of England, which encompasses the ancient ports of Deal, Sandwich and Dover. You can participate in one or more of our education programmes, or you can work with us as a volunteer, becoming part of the Deal Music & Arts family. Taking Schoenberg’s comments concerning the organisation of timbre from the end of his ‘Harmonielehre’ as a starting point, the module explores the more recent investigations into the relationship between harmony, texture and form.

You are encouraged to explore current issues through research, analysis and debate and will be supported by tutorials. You are also encouraged to be resourceful in researching areas where there is little published material and interviews with practitioners and policymakers may be a primary resource. We recommend having a conversation with the programme convenor about how to proceed, and to determine time commitments. Through both analysis of contemporary and recent practice, and practical work in a range of areas, you will develop a critical approach to the discipline. This option is a self-directed practical module enabling you to engage in a research-informed investigation leading to a substantial practical piece.

The biggest thing that all drama, musical theatre, acting, dance and music students have in common is the desire to perform, rehearse and perform some more! Our students are always performing in our fully equipped theatre and at venues across Sheffield, using our TV and dance studios, recording studios and rehearsal spaces to bring their visions to life. 1-to-1 sessions run throughout the academic year with an instrumental tutor for one hour per week . The focus is on the development of your musical voice in appropriate repertoire both independently and in a group context within which you may be required to take a leadership role. Workshop sessions explore the theory, principles and practices of live sound engineering and recording. This will consist of safely setting up and running PA systems for performance and effectively utilising the Digital Audio Workstation setup to produce demo quality work.

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