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Brass Band Conducting

Birmingham City University

24 months
Duration
23600 GBP/year
11000 GBP/year
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About

Designed for recent graduates and suitably qualified mature students, the Brass Band Conducting programme at Birmingham City University provides the technical training, collaborative opportunities and podium time necessary to help you prepare for a career as a professional conductor.

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Overview

As a Principal Study Brass Band Conductor, you'll be offered individual tuition from expert staff conductors, and will spend considerable time developing your directing techniques in rehearsal and in performance. 

In addition to attending and participating in scheduled brass band activities, you will be encouraged to explore other opportunities to engage with ensembles, as director or observer, both within the Conservatoire and with professional organisations such as Services for Education and Tredegar Brass Band. 

Students from the Brass Band Conducting programme at Birmingham City University should also expect to attend classes/workshops of their peers studying other conducting pathways.

Opportunity

Opportunity: Student Jobs on Campus ensures that our students are given a first opportunity to fill many part-time temporary positions within the University. 

This allows you to work while you study with us, fitting the job around your course commitments.

By taking part in the scheme, you will gain valuable experiences and employability skills, enhancing your prospects in the job market.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principal Study: Brass Band Conducting
  • Career Development
  • Concepts in Musicology
  • Contemporary Music Concepts and Practice
  • Creative Interactive Music Technology Performance
  • Critical Editing Techniques

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

PgDip- 120 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You’ll need to complete an online application form and submit it, along with scans of your original academic transcripts and certificates.
  • You’ll also have to complete the Equal Opportunity section, which is required by UK law.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23600 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    11000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11000 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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