We're a centre for world-leading research and inspirational teaching in music.

Eighty years over the rainbow.

Eighty years over the rainbow.

Research shows how music transformed The Wizard of Oz into a cultural icon.

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Undergraduate Open Days

Visit the Music Department and University campus.

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Sheffield: Music City

We’re located in one of the UK's most musical cities with dozens of major venues ranging across all music genres, festivals and a great live music scene to explore.

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Study with us

Study with us and apply theory to real world solutions. We combine performance, fieldwork and fantastic facilities to enrich your learning experience.

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Research environment

With projects ranging from Björk’s Biophilia to the use of music in dementia care, our world-class research has the power to influence the way music is created and used globally.

PhD study> Our research> Research seminars> Audience Research in the Arts Conference 3-5 July>
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A world of opportunity

Start pursuing your dream career with us. Take part in a reconstruction of a long-lost Broadway musical or develop your employability skills with our Music in the City project.

Careers> Music in the Community> Reconstructing musicals>
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