The cmrc at the University of York supports and promotes creativity in contemporary music of all kinds.
Firmly committed to the idea of practice as research, our staff and students are all dedicated to the creation of new music through composition, improvisation and performance.
The centre offers outstanding facilities and a supportive environment in which creative ideas can be realised.Our staff cover a wide range of experience and expertise. Research students from all parts of the world pursue projects independently or in collaboration with each other.
Cmrc hosts a packed schedule of seminars, performances and workshops every term, with distinguished visiting artists and scholarship.Projects →
Latest blog posts
Report: Autumn Postgraduate Forum, Music Research Centre, 27th September
Posted on 17 October 2017 by Owen Burton
All alone in the moonlight
Posted on 12 October 2017 by Martin Suckling
Words and Music 12: What is a Song?
Posted on 4 October 2017 by Roger Marsh
Posted on 22 September 2017 by Bill Brooks
Posted on 1 September 2017 by Roger Marsh
Words and Music 11: British Values and Joe Steele
Posted on 4 July 2017 by Roger Marsh
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