Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris
Degrees Offered: Le Diplôme de Formation Supériere (DFS).
Contact: 209 Ave. Jean Jaurès, Paris, 75019, France. (33) 1 40 40 45 45.
Haapavesi Folk (music courses & festival)
Music education is offered in all string instruments to students of all ages.
Contact: Lallunniementie 2, 86600 Haapavesi, , Finland. (358) 44 3371077.
Landesmusikrat Hessen e. V.
Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany.
Intensive string chamber music course for experienced amateurs and
professionals/teachers ages 18 to 70.
Campus restored 18th century palace with 18 practice and recital rooms,
concert hall, surrounded by large park.
Contact: Eschersheimer Landstr. 419, Frankfurt am Main, Hesse D-60596,
Germany. (49) 69-567155.
Euro Music Festival
Four-week academy at the University of Music and Theatre Leipzig, Germany’s
oldest music school established in 1843 by Mendelssohn. Series of concerts
around town includes world-renowned virtuosi and promising-young artists.
Contact: 1507 Sungji Heights 2, 642-16 Yuksam 1-dong, Kangnam-gu, Seoul,
135-190, South Korea. 82 2 539 2952 or 82 2 539 2953.
Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
Degrees Offered: BA Irish Traditional Music and Dance; Grad. Dipl. Education
(Music); MA Chant and Ritual Song, Classical String Performance, Community
Music, Ethnomusicology; Perf. Dipl.; PhD; Postgrad. Dipl.
Aims to provide a creative learning environment, strongly student-centered,
where both students and staff can share the common search for artistic
integrity and expression.
Contact: Admissions Office, Limerick, , Ireland. (353) 61 202015 or (353) 61
University of Limerick, Irish World Academy of Music and Dance
Degrees Offered: BA Irish Traditional Music; Grad. Dipl. Music Ed.; MA Comm.
Music, Ethnomus., Music Therapy, Perf.
Master of arts in classical string performance is a one-year, full-time program,
which may be extended over two years at the discretion of the course leader
and studio masters. The program offers advanced tuition in violin, viola, cello
and double bass as well as coaching in the repertoire of chamber music and
string chamber orchestra.
Contact: Admissions Office, Limerick, , Ireland. (353) 61 202015.
Violin jazz courses.
Contact: Via delle Cisterne, 4, Vasto, CH 66054, Italy. 39 0873 368938 or (39)
Lithuanian Academy of Music
Degrees Offered: BM; MM; Postgrad. Dipl.
Contact: Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius, 2600, Lithuania. (370) 261 26 91.
Bath Spa University College
Degrees Offered: BA Music; MA.
Located within a beautiful campus at Newton Park, BSU facilities include the
Michael Tippett Centre, recording studios, performance and dance studios,
practice rooms and digital audio labs. An additional recording studio was
added in 2005.
Contact: Newton Park Campus, Newton St. Loe, Bath, BA2 9BN, England. (44)
0 1225 875875.
Degrees Offered: advanced Postgrad. Dipl.; BM Jazz, Music; BS Music Tech.;
Grad. Dipl.; MM; Mmus; Mphil; PhD; Postgrad dipl; Postgrad. Cert.
Educates musicians to professional standards.
An international conservatory and part of Birmingham City University, with a
major concert venue, hosting more than 300 events annually. Based in the
heart of Britain's most diverse city, only a few-minutes walk from Symphony
Hall, the Conservatoire boasts some of the finest performing and teaching
facilities in the country, including the renowned 520-seat Adrian Boult Hall, 150-
seat Recitial Hall, customized for performance with live electronics, six
recording studios, more than 50 dedicated practice rooms and a specialized
Contact: Birmingham Conservatorie, Birmingham City Univ., Paradise Place,
Birmingham, B3 3HG, England. (44) 0121 331 5901 or (44) 0121 331 5902.
Cardiff University-Postgraduate School of Music
Degrees Offered: MA; PhD.
Contact: PO Box 927, 30-36 Newport Rd., Cardiff, CF24 0DE, England. (44) 0
29 2087 7421.
Cardiff University-Undergraduate School of Music
Degrees Offered: BA Hons., Jt Hons; BMus.; Bsc Physics with Music; Joint
Honors Degree; MA; Mmus; Mphil; PhD composition & performance,
Contact: PO Box 927, 30-36 Newport Rd., Cardiff, CF24 0DE, England. 44 0 29
Degrees Offered: BM; BS; DMA; MA; MMA; PhD; Postgrad. Dipl.
Contact: Northampton Square, London, EC1V 0HB, England. (44) 20 7040
Colchester, Essex, UK.
Degrees Offered: BA; MA.
More than 400 full-time music and performance arts students. Live
performance is central to the experience.
Faculty: Stephen Bingham; Bingham Quartet.
Contact: Centre for Music and Performing Arts, Sheepen Road, Colchester,
Essex CO3 3LL, England. (44) 0 1206 518767.
Farncombe Estate Centre
Broadway, Worcestershire, England. (2008)
Campus: 300-acre property with 53 private suites.
Contact: Farncombe Estate, Broadway, Worcestershire, WR12 7LJ, England.
+44 (0) 1386 854100.
London, England. £
Degrees Offered: BM Popular Music; BMus.; MA; MM; Mmus; PhD; Postgrad.
Contact: University of London, New Cross, London, SE14 6NW, England. 44 0
20 7919 7640.
Guildhall School of Music
Degrees Offered: BMus., Mmus comp., leadership, perf.; PhD; Postgrad dipl.
Short Description: Bmus (Hons)–four-year program validated by City University
PGDip and Mmus validated by City University, Advanced Instrumental Studies
or Orchestral Training Artists Diploma.
Contact: Silk St., Barbican, London, EC2Y 8DT, England. (44) 0 20 7628 2571.
London College of Music
Degrees Offered: BM; Dipl.; MM.
Contact: Thames Valley University, St. Mary's Rd., London, W5 5RF, England.
(44) 0 20 8579 5000.
Barnet, Hertfordshire, England.
Degrees Offered: BA Honors; Joint Honors Degree; MA.
Oakwood underground station, direct line into central London. Free minibus
onto campus (approx. 3/4 mile). Trent Park campus is set on the grounds of
Trent Park County Park.
Contact: North London Business Park, Oakleigh Road South, London, N11
1QS, England. (44) 0 20 8411 4700.
Oxford Brookes University
Headington Hill, Oxford, England.
Contact: Admissions, Headington Campus, Gypsy Ln., Oxford, OX3 0BP,
England. (44) 0 1865 484 995.
Queen's University of Belfast
Degrees Offered: BA; BM; BS; MA; MM; PhD.
Contact: University Rd., Belfast, BT7 1NN, Ireland. (44) 28 9097 5534.
Royal Academy of Music
Degrees Offered: BM; DMA; MM; Postgrad. Dipl.; Postgrad. Dipl. Advanced.
Produces leading soloists, chamber and orchestral musicians, conductors,
opera singers, and composers.
Contact: Registry, Marylebone Rd., London, NW1 5HT, England. (44) 0 20 7873
Royal College of Music
Degrees Offered: BMus.; Mmus; Postgrad dipl.
Bmus Hons degree balances training in solo, chamber and orchestral
performance with critical enquiry into music past and present.
The campus is located at the heart of London's cultural heartland in South
kensington in a listed Victorian building with state of the art studios, remowned
opera theater, concert hall, recital hall, world-leading vocational advice unit and
library, museum and collections.
Contact: (44) 0 20 7589 3643.
Royal Northern College of Music
Degrees Offered: BMus.; Mmus; Mphil; Postgrad dipl.
Contact: 124 Oxford Rd., Manchester, M13 9RD, England. (44) 0 161 907 5200.
Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama
Degrees Offered: BA Musical Studies; BE; BM; MM, Postgrad. Dipl. Perf.;
Postgrad. Dipl. Teaching.
Technique, orchestral repertoire, and performance classes. Historical
performance practice, orchestral experience in symphony, chamber and opera
orchestras take place alongside the increasingly active chamber-music
Contact: 100 Renfrew St., Glasgow, G2 3DB, Scotland. (44) 0 141 332 8901.
Trinity College of Music
Degrees Offered: BM; MM; Postgrad. Dipl.; Postgrad. Dipl. Advanced.
Contact: King Charles Ct., Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, SE10
9JF, England. (44) 0 20 8305 4444.
University of Glasgow
Bmus, MA single and joint Honors.
Contact: 14 University Gardens, Glasgow, G12 8QQ, Scotland. (44) 0 141 330
University of Huddersfield
Degrees Offered: BA Music, Music Tech.; BMus.; Joint Honors Degree; MA; PhD.
We are a large community of more than 350 undergraduate and postgraduate
students, 17 full-time and 45 part-time staff. The staff includes distinguished
soloists, broadcasters and players from professional orchestras and
ensembles, as well as musicologists, composers, and researchers.
Contact: Admissions, Queensgate, Huddersfield, HD1 3DH, England. (44) 0
University of Hull
Hull, UK. NA/NA. R&B: NA. AF: NA. App. Deadline: NA. (2008)
Degrees Offered: BA; BM; MM; PhD.
Contact: Music Office, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK.
(44) 0 1482 465998.
University of Liverpool
Degrees Offered: BA; MM; Mmus.
Contact: School of Music, 80 Bedford Street South, Liverpool, L69 7WW,
England. (44) 0 151 794 3096.
University of Oxford
Degrees Offered: BA; Dphil; Mphil; MST.
Contact: Admissions, University Offices, Wellington Square, Oxford, OX1 2JD,
England. (44) 0 1865 270000.
University of Southampton
Degrees Offered: BA; MM; PhD.
The music division offers expert tuition and guidance to a large community of
students, its staff covering one of the broadest ranges of interests in the
country. From Medieval music to indie pop, from klezmer to Mozart, from formal
analysis to feminist musicology, and in contemporary composition in all its
forms, music at Southampton is at the leading edge of research and practice
Contact: Music Department, School of Humanities, Southampton, SO17 1BJ,
England. (44) 23 8059 3425.
University of Sussex
Falmer, Brighton, East Sussex, England.
Degrees Offered: BA; Dphil; MA; Mphil.
BA in Music; Music with Language: Music and Cultural Studies; Music and Film;
Philosopy and Music.
Campus: Situated on the South Bowns near the coastal city of Brighton,
University of Wales, Bangor
Degrees Offered: BA; BM; Joint Honors Degree; MA; MM; PhD.
Contact: Undergraduate Admissions, College Road, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57
2DG, Wales. (44) 0 1248 382184.
University of York
Degrees Offered: BA; MA; Mphil; MS; PhD.
Contact: The Admissions Tutor, Dept. of Music, Heslington, York, YO1 5DD,
England. (44) 0 1904 432446.
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