Research in the Department of Music

Research

We specialise in cross-repertoire, multi-disciplinary research that encompasses the broad spectrum of music studies.

About

About Our Research

Find out more about our research activities within the department of Music.

Impact Impact

Impact

Our commitment to impact ensures that research projects undertaken by the Department benefit a variety of groups.

Reseach Projects Projects

Projects

Learn more about current research projects in the Department of Music.

Postgraduate Research Postgraduate Research

Postgraduate Research

The Department of Music prides itself on being an innovative department that embraces the full spectrum of music, from the great works of the past to emerging trends such as sound for computer games and music industries.

Institute of Popular Music Institute of Popular Music

Institute of Popular Music

Founded in 1988 as the world’s first specialist centre for the study of popular music, the Institute of Popular Music (IPM) provides a hub for interdisciplinary research on popular music, broadly defined.

ICCaT ICCAT

Interdisciplinary Centre for Composition and Technology

ICCaT investigates how music composition and sonic artforms intersect with new technology, performance and perception.

UNESCO UNESCO

UNESCO City of Music Programme

UNESCO has recognised the city’s musical heritage, designating it a permanent UNESCO City of Music.