Department of Music building

Our facilities

Our £8.5m facilities provide the ideal environment for some of the UK's most diverse and cutting-edge music research and teaching.

Jessop Building

Our beautiful home in a Victorian former hospital, the Jessop Building, is ideally equipped for world-leading research and teaching in music.

Our facilities>
The Jessop Building


Our purpose-built, state of the art facility for instrumental lessons, practice, small-scale rehearsals and sound recording.

Studios and practice rooms>
The sound house

Performance Spaces

Performance is at the heart of the Department of Music and our three venues offer a range of facilities for different types and styles of performance.

Firth Hall> The Octagon > The Drama Studio>
Firth Hall, one of the University's performance spaces