Music taster session

This taster session is suitable for students with an interest in studying Music at university.

Cello player

Music: The Psychology of Performing

Do you love performing? Do you hate it? How do you see yourself on stage with other musicians. The psychology of music performance explores how musicians interact, lead and follow when they perform, and helps us understand the mental lives of musicians in the moment of performance.

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If you are a teacher, please encourage your pupils to book individually.

When: Wednesday 23 February 2022, 3:45pm - 5:15pm

Age group: Year 12 and Year 13


Time Activity
3:45pm Log in and get comfortable
3:55pm Welcome and introduction to the department 
4:05pm Academic taster lecture: Why does music matter? Professor Stephanie Pitts
4:50pm Q&A on the taster lecture
5:00pm Q&A about Music at Sheffield -with Admissions Tutor and UG ambassadors to answer questions & talk about their own experiences

We look forward to meeting you!

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