Musical Composition PhD/MA by Research (On-Campus or by Distance Learning)
The research degree in composition aims to foster your skills as you navigate an exciting new musical world, which combines tradition and innovation, bringing together instruments and the latest in high technology. ...Read more
Our PhD Music (Composition) programme will see you produce a portfolio of compositions and a written commentary under the supervision of our academics. You will be assigned a research panel consisting...Read more
We offer expert supervision, superb facilities and a lively and the sort of engaging research culture you would expect in a Russell Group university.
There are many opportunities for...Read more
Composers work independently, under the guidance of an academic supervisor. There are currently seven members of staff at York supervising composition. There are weekly CMRC seminars (Tuesdays 4. ...Read more
This programme offers an opportunity to study with leading composers with internationally regarded expertise and experience in contemporary music composition.
It aims to offer knowledge and expertise...Read more
Composition allows students to explore their creative language and horizons in relationship to contemporary compositional styles and challenges. Each students creative work is developed...Read more
Research Degrees in Performance Practice or Composition PhD
This PhD course is aimed at performers and composers who already have highly developed skills and focused career aspirations, including those with a well-established career. You will work with an individual...Read more
Our PhD Music (Electroacoustic Composition) programme will see you produce a portfolio of electroacoustic works and a written commentary under the supervision of our academics. You will be assigned a...Read more