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UNIVERSITY NEWS 24 MAR
A student from Birmingham Conservatoire is mixing his love of both music and athletics to attempt a Guinness World Record; running the fastest half marathon dressed as a musical instrument.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 MAR
Birmingham City University plans to have the whole city bouncing on Friday 24 March with ‘The Big Birmingham Bounce’ for Comic Relief taking place at its City Centre Campus.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 07 MAR
A current student and graduate from Birmingham Conservatoire are celebrating after being named as winners in a major international music competition.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 06 MAR
A music student at Birmingham City University has joined forces with a group of female composers to create a new piece of music to celebrate International Women’s Day.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 02 MAR
Birmingham Conservatoire and Birmingham School of Acting are to merge, in a move designed to produce a single world-class home for developing the next generation of talented, versatile...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 24 FEB
The Birmingham Conservatoire Ellington Orchestra, directed by our Head of Jazz Jeremy Price, has been established to form an integral part of the Conservatoire's Jazz Department and be a...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 22 FEB
Professor Julian Lloyd Webber will be hosting a showcase of music by Birmingham Conservatoire students at Artrix Arts Centre in Bromsgrove on Wednesday 29 March.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 21 FEB
Birmingham Conservatoire has announced the appointment of highly acclaimed British conductor Paul Wingfield as its new Head of Vocal and Operatic Studies.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 20 FEB
A golden era of music television is set to be recreated at Birmingham City University, as a major new research project looking at jazz broadcasting in the 1960s gets underway.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 FEB
Birmingham Conservatoire students ‘share the love’ of classical music
UNIVERSITY NEWS 15 FEB
Students at Birmingham City University are hosting an evening of chamber music this month, in order to ensure a transformative education partnership between Birmingham and Johannesburg continues....
UNIVERSITY NEWS 14 FEB
Imagine 20 pianists, TV star and impressionist Alistair McGowan and celebrated actor Simon Callow in an all-night musicfest, plus a pianist who cycles through the night, arrives at dawn and sits...