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Postgraduate Open Day

December 2011

Interested in pursuing postgraduate study at one of the largest and most diverse music schools in the UK?

PhD composer chosen for the BBC Symphony Young Composer Scheme

January 2011

PhD composer Jack White was chosen to participate in an exciting Sound and Music / BBC Symphony Orchestra opportunity for five young composers to collaborate with the orchestra...

PhD student publishes article in leading research journal

January 2011

Ben Curry, PhD student and Programme Coordinator for Foundation Degree in Music Production at Weston College, has recently published an article in the leading research journal Studies in Musical Theatre...

PhD composer chosen for BBC NOW 2011 Welsh Composers Showcase

January 2011

PhD Composer Steven Berryman was among six composers chosen to participate in the highly competitive BBC National Orchestra of Wales Welsh Composers Showcase...

Postgraduate Studentships for 2011-12

December 2010

The School is pleased to offer a number of postgraduate studentships each year through the regular funding schemes. Studentships are awarded on a competitive basis and are available subject to acceptance onto the relevant taught or research programme.

Postgraduate success in BBC Composers Showcase

February 2010

Congratulations to three of the School of Music's postgraduate students - Max Charles Davies, Christian Morris and Jack White - on being selected for the recent 'Welsh Composers Showcase'.

New MMus in Composition studentship for 2009-10

March 2009

As a result of Cardiff University's successful bid for a Block Grant Partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council, a new funding opportunity has been created for student composers.

School of Music announces 10 postgraduate studentships for 2009-10

February 2009

The School of Music is delighted to announce that it will fund up to 10 full and fees-only postgraduate studentships to be taken up in 2009-10.

New commission for Max Charles Davies

February 2009

Max Charles Davies, one of Cardiff University's PhD students in composition, has received a commission to write a Concerto for Orchestra.

New CD-ROM on Andrzej Panufnik

February 2009

Beata Boleslawska, a PhD student in musicology, has followed up her 2001 book on Andrzej Panufnik by co-authoring and co-editing a new CD-ROM on the composer's life and works.

Liz Lane: Somewhere Unknown to be premiered in Cardiff University's 125th Anniversary Gala Concert

October 2008

A work by one of the School's doctoral students in composition has been chosen to mark the 125th anniversary of the founding of Cardiff University.

Postgraduate Research Studentships in Music 2008-09

February 2008

The School of Music at Cardiff University is to offer a number of three-year PhD Studentships for next academic year. The studentships may be held under any of the three research programmes offered by the School of Music - Musicology (including Ethnomusicology), Performance and Composition - with one 'fees-only' studentship reserved for a student of composition.

AHRC Postgraduate Competition 2008

February 2008

News about the deadlines and procedures for applicants to the School of Music at Cardiff University.

British Forum for Ethnomusicology Award

October 2007

We are delighted to announce that Eoghan Neff, a Cardiff School of Music research postgraduate, is the first recipient of the BFE Award for the best postgraduate paper presented at the British Forum for Ethnomusicology annual conference.

PhD Student Composition to be performed by BBC Symphony Orchestra

August 2007

PhD composition student, Max Charles Davies, has had a work selected by the Society for Promotion of New Music for an event at the BBC Maida Vale Studios in London.

New MA in Ethnomusicology

March 2007

The School of Music at Cardiff University is pleased to announce that it is inaugurating a new MA in Ethnomusicology.

Postgraduate Research Studentships in Music 2007-08

January 2007

Applications are invited for one full postgraduate research studentship and one 'fees-only' postgraduate research studentship, both studentships tenable from September 2007 for three years.