The Academy encourages the attitude that a student enters the profession on the day they begin their course.
The Academy teaches the practical skills needed to build a successful musical career including the audition process, curating a web presence, how to work with promoters, and tax for the self-employed.
Studying at the Academy gives students the opportunity to perform in concerts under high-profile conductors. Recent visitors include Sir Mark Elder, Semyon Bychkov and Trevor Pinnock.
Artistic goals and objectives can be honed with one-to-one career coaching.
Opportunities to work with the very best professional artists. Recent visitors include Tamsin Little, Edgar Meyer, Reinhold Friedrich, Susan Bullock and Jorgen van Rijen.
University League Table 2021:
Arts, Drama & Music League Table 2021: