History of Art and Music

We are the region’s leading provider of high-quality, inclusive music and arts education together with performance opportunities in the South East. You will explore musical context and arts development, and have the opportunity to tailor your studies with optional modules in your second and third year. You will be able to take part in an extensive programme of professional concerts and masterclasses on campus, free to students, and have the chance to experience similar events at other major UK conservatoires. Picking the programme is the first step in your performing arts and music career!

  • This is a practical module that will focus on deconstruction, analysis and application of music theory with more specific focus on musical structure.
  • Study and rehearse in our practice rooms with grand pianos supplied by Steinway & Sons and use our computerised recording and media studio.
  • The Facade Ensemble is a dynamic collective of young professionals comprising ‘rising stars’ of institutions like the BBC and The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and fellows with groups such as The Sixteen and Tenebrae.
  • All levels of Arts Award involve a degree of participation, reflection and gathering evidence appropriate to the level.

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. This dynamic, innovative, industry-facing course is designed for students whose ambition is to work in the music industry. The course will prepare you to be a versatile, resilient portfolio musician with a host of transferable skills. You will learn through being involved in stimulating live briefs relevant to current 21st century music industry practices.

Opportunities

In the first year of the programme you will interrogate and evaluate theories in developmental, performance and social psychology. Find out more about our commitment to fair access to the performing and production arts for all. 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.

Specialist technicians in roles such as film, lighting and sound are in high demand. A number of performing arts graduates also progress on to teaching courses, MA study or work as independent dance artists. We’re here to stand for creative arts and design, for media and journalism, for music and performance and more. Information for Welsh applicants From 1 August 2019, students ordinarily resident in Wales may be entitled to a combination of loan and grant as a contribution to costs while studying a postgraduate Master’s degree course. The total amount of support available is non-means-tested and is paid directly to the student. The course has been created for people with a strong interest or established practice in music.

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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. We bring the highest standards of artistic experience, supporting local and regional communities, and we welcome artists of international stature. We present events in a range of locations, from historic castles and gardens to art galleries, from theatres to ancient churches.

Each module is worth a number of credits is delivered differently, depending on its content and focus of study. We are a catalyst for arts partnerships and provide platforms for artistic collaboration, creativity and innovation. If you prefer to be backstage or behind the camera, we have lots of exciting opportunities for you to be working in our TV studio, edit suites and on our lighting rigs to direct performances or produce props for the show.

Apply via UCAS Conservatoires Applications to the programme should be made via the UCAS Conservatoires website. The UCAS Conservatoires application system is separate anatoliabrookline.com from the main UCAS undergraduate application system. If you wish to apply to conservatoires and universities within UCAS, you will need to register for both services.

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Once you have booked your audition you will have access to the relevant documents on ChiView. If you are invited to audition you will receive an email asking you to book your audition date on ChiView. Students who have undertaken this in the past have found it to be an amazing experience to broaden their horizons, a great opportunity to meet new people, undertake further travelling and to immerse themselves within a new culture. “The atmosphere at the university is lovely due to the small size of the institution, and I love being around like-minded people.”

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