The research areas for performance are: Applied Theatre; Live Art; Digital Performance; Intermedial Performance; Scriptwriting; Directing; Comedy. We have strong industry links and we have a reputation...Read more
Our research programme gives you the opportunity to mix with composers, sound designers, film-makers, technologists, ethnomusicologists, theorists, visual artists and curators.
During your...Read more
This scheme is suitable for graduates in Music who wish to combine practical and academic musical study to doctoral level.
We offer a broad range of expertise, but the following areas are of particular...Read more
Uniquely, we offer degrees in performance practice at MA by Research and PhD levels, which allows performers of a proven ability to develop their work on historically-informed performances of western art music. ...Read more
The course is available to advanced performers wishing to undertake practice-led research at the highest level. The degree will enable candidates to deepen critical engagement with and understanding of...Read more
The PhD by Performance offers performers an opportunity to develop original, innovative projects in an area of musical practice, in an academic environment in which creativity and scholarship are equally...Read more
The RNCM is firmly established as a leading centre for the advanced study not only of music performance and composition, but also theoretical and applied musicology, music psychology and music education. ...Read more
A PhD at Birmingham Conservatoire will help you create opportunities to develop research skills that support performance, composition or a scholarly career. A PhD enables you to follow a programme of...Read more
This course will help you create opportunities to develop research skills that support performance, composition or a scholarly career. Conservatoire research degrees can be pursued in a wide-range of...Read more
This Music Performance Practice PhD degree will provide excellent preparation for employment and this will be further enhanced by a range of employability support services offered by the University. ...Read more