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George Ergatoudis - Head of Music, UK at Apple

George Ergatoudis is one of the most influential and widely respected figures in the British music industry. A graduate of the School of Architecture, George returned to Sheffield in 2020 to receive…

From  Nick Kennard on March 9th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Lizzo, Beyoncé and Feminism

Emily Firth asks if both Lizzo, rising star and feminist icon, and Beyoncé, a cult classic, are promoting or hindering a positive message of feminism in positive society.

From  Jennifer Scott on February 27th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Documentary on the social impacts of music-making

This documentary summarises a research project set up to build capacity in understanding and evaluating the social impacts of music making in deprived areas of Cali, Colombia. The project was funded…

From  Nicola Dibben on February 4th, 2020 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Jeroen Speak - silk dialogues vii

The premiere performance given by Xia Jing and NZ Trio at the Upper Chapel, Sheffield, as part of the Silk Dialogues concert, Classical Sheffield Festival, March 2017.

From  Dorothy Ker on May 19th, 2019 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Dorothy Ker - time bends in the rock for guzheng and piano trio

The premiere performance by Xia Jing and Fidelio Trio as part of Classical Sheffield 2017 in Upper Chapel, Sheffield.

From  Dorothy Ker on May 17th, 2019 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Postgraduate Study in the Department of Music (Mandarin version)

Yiyun talks in Mandarin about her experience as an MA student in the Department of Music at the University of Sheffield. She explores what it's like to study a Masters degree and explains about…

From  Helen Heaton on March 27th, 2019 0 likes 114 plays 0  

Digital Folk Project - Introduction - Simon Keegan-Phipps

The Digital Folk Project is a research project looking at the uses and impacts of digital media and technologies in folk arts participation. It was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research…

From  Nicholas Walsh on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 88 plays 0  

Digital Folk Project - Introduction and Findings - Simon Keegan-Phipps

The Digital Folk Project is a research project looking at the uses and impacts of digital media and technologies in folk arts participation. It was funded by the Arts and Humanities Research…

From  Nicholas Walsh on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 51 plays 0  

Ensembles at the University of Sheffield

The Department of Music provides opportunities for students across the whole University to participate in its musical ensembles, the outputs of which make a significant contribution towards the…

From  Terence Dunne on November 8th, 2018 0 likes 62 plays 0  

Ellen Sargen talks about her composition 'Collage'

Sheffield MA alumna Ellen Sargen talks about her composition 'Collage', composed as part of the MA Collaborative Project module. This video is part of the Centre for New Music at…

From  Dorothy Ker on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Katie Williamson talks about her composition 'Clochan an Aifir'

Sheffield MA Alumna Katie Williamson talks about her composition 'Clochan an Aifir'. This video is presented as part of the Centre for New Music at Sheffield 'Creative Voices'…

From  Dorothy Ker on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Dorothy Ker talks about her work 'Time Bends in the Rock'

Sheffield composer Dr Dorothy Ker talks about her composition 'Time Bends in the Rock'. This video is presented as part of the Centre for New Music at Sheffield 'Creative Voices'…

From  Dorothy Ker on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 15 plays 0  

Jay Platt talks about 'My Brain is a Folded Device'

Sheffield MA Alumnus Jay Platt presents his composition 'My Brain is a Folded Device' This video is presented as part of the Centre for New Music at Sheffield 'Creative Voices'…

From  Dorothy Ker on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Ben Gaunt talks about 'Empty Hand, Peaceful Mind'

Sheffield Alumnus Dr Ben Gaunt introduces his work 'Empty Hand, Peaceful Mind', composed through the LSO Sound Hub scheme. This video is presented as part of the Centre for New Music at…

From  Dorothy Ker on September 28th, 2018 0 likes 13 plays 0  

What is the link between humans, music & memory?

We often listen to songs over and over again and this enables our brains to lay down strong memories of the music we like. The emotional connection that we also have with songs means that this memory…

From  Online Learning on September 19th, 2018 0 likes 8 plays 0  

What happens to your memory when you train to be a musician?

Dr Victoria Williamson is a lecturer and researcher on music psychology at the University of Sheffield. In this video, she explains what happens in the memory when someone trains to be a musician -…

From  Online Learning on September 19th, 2018 0 likes 6 plays 0