in the heart of athriving capital city
of our graduates were in employment and/or further study, due to start a new job or course, or doing other activities, such as travelling.
we are truly a globaluniversity
invested in our biggestcampus upgrade for ageneration
Working to make
a better future
for Wales and the world
at the heart of everything we do
3 May 2023
Researchers studying what it means to perform in a minority language
25 April 2023
Agreement with University of Wyoming offers international opportunities for staff and students
22 March 2023
Arlene Sierra’s Toulmin orchestral commission is part of a 30-orchestra consortium performing works by women composers commissioned by the League of American Orchestras.
6 March 2023
Margarita Mikhailova answers questions about directing the university’s largest ensemble.
3 February 2023
Dr Barbara Gentili, Leverhulme Early Career Fellow at the School of Music, has been appointed to a three-year senior research fellowship at the University of Surrey.
2 February 2023
Professor Kenneth Hamilton, Head of the School of Music, introduces our upcoming Piano series.
9 January 2023
120 Year 9 pupils from Goresbrook School, Dagenham, visited the School of Music for a day of workshops and recording sessions.
19 December 2022
Chris Stock, School of Music percussion tutor and Principal Percussionist of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, has been awarded the RPS ABO Orchestra Musician Award for 2022.
8 December 2022
Pupils from all backgrounds will be able to earn a Passport to the City
1 December 2022
Maya Morris, a master’s student at the School of Music, has undertaken a Cardiff University Education Innovation Programme (CUSEIP) placement.
8 November 2022
Women-led, Cardiff-based opera company Opera’r Ddraig will be touring ‘Bhekizizwe’, the operatic monodrama.
1 November 2022
The School of Music has hosted a free workshop, "Music for the Eyes", aimed at raising deaf awareness, as part of the university’s Festival of Social Science.
The university’s first 30(ish) Awards celebrated the achievements of alumni who have made a positive contribution to their community.
6 October 2022
Current and past students of the School of Music will join Dele Sosimi and members of his Afrobeat Orchestra.
26 September 2022
Rachel Walker Mason, School of Music graduate and winner of over 80 prestigious music awards, has been made a member of the Recording Academy (The GRAMMYs).
21 July 2022
After 14 years of directing Cardiff University Symphony Orchestra, Mark Eager steps down as the ensemble’s conductor.
14 July 2022
The school has jumped 8 places in the 2023 Complete University Guide.
27 June 2022
Premieres of Professor Arlene Sierra’s Nature and Bird Symphonies, performed by Thierry Fischer and the Utah Symphony, have received rave reviews.
12 May 2022
Celebrating success in the latest Research Excellence Framework
31 March 2022
Cardiff School of Music hosted a special concert to celebrate International Women’s Day, paying tribute to musical works written, directed, arranged and performed by women, and pieces where a female character takes centre stage.
The School provides a stimulating and supportive environment for musical scholarship, composition and performance.
Discover the School
The latest from Cardiff University.