Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Cultures

School of Music



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Undergraduate open days 2017

7th October 2017 (all day)

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September 2017


Research Colloquium: Musical 'Progress' - West-German Post-War Debates

28th September 2017, 4.30pm6.00pm

Julia Zupancic (LMU Munich) explores notions of musical ‘progress’ in the ‘New Music’ debates of post-war West Germany.

Morgana Warren-Jones and Darius Battiwalla

29th September 2017, 1.05pm1.55pm

Welsh Soprano Morgana Warren-Jones has recently graduated from the University of Leeds with a first-class BMus Performance degree. She looks forward to returning to Leeds to perform some of her favourite French and German art songs.

Admission Free

Research Colloquium: Transcribing, translating, and singing-along

5th October 2017, 4.30pm6.00pm

Cassandra Miller (University of Huddersfield) presents process-based work using the embodied voice as a creative starting-point.

Jazz Quartet

6th October 2017, 1.05pm1.55pm

Matt Anderson (saxophone) Martin Longhawn (piano) Sam Vicary (double-bass) Sam Gardner (drums)

Light Night: (Re)Sounding the City

6th October 2017, 7.00pm9.30pm

The School of Music participates in Leeds Light Night 2017,with performances at 7:00pm, 8:00pm and 9:00pm.

Research Colloquium: Nick Cave and the Blues

12th October 2017, 4.30pm6.00pm

Ross Cole (University of Cambridge) presents research on songwriter Nick Cave's relationship with the blues.

Musicians of Mayo, Sligo, Roscommon and Leitrim Remembered.

13th October 2017, 1.05pm1.55pm

In the 1920’s the emerging recording industry in America recognised that there was a market for music representing migrants arriving in the country.

Schubert Song Series I

14th October 2017, 7.30pm9.30pm

Two of the finest British-trained young singers open our Schubert series. Programme to include songs and duets by Schubert in settings from Goethe’s Wilhelm Meister.