Music Business & Arts Management Ba Hons

The University will provide you with further advice and guidance about this as you approach your Professional Practice Year. The series will include industry expert lectures, group workshops and group working, in order to test and explore industry sectors. In this unit you will discover the theories, the personalities, and the good, the bad and the ugly of this craft.

You’ll study unique, advanced modules co-delivered with prominent industry partners and gain hands-on experience in the field. Through this collaborative project, you’ll develop essential interpersonal and communication skills, experimenting with various digital tools for enterprise. You’ll reflect on your own values, applying theories of human psychology to explore how to get the best out of yourself and each other.

This module introduces you to the essential techniques and skills required to arrange and perform in vocal ensembles. Whether you are a singer, bandleader, conductor or composer, learn how to bring together a group of voices together for maximum effect. As you build towards the dream portfolio, where you yourself are in charge of your own career destiny, it is extremely likely that you will at some point find yourself working in a self-employed manner. This module teaches you how to manage your business affairs as a self-employed individual, including how to handle taxation and other finance-related necessities. It’ll help you work smarter and faster, saving you both time and money in the future. Whether choreographing your own movement or the movement of others, learn how to link music and body in this elective module.

Students will be led to produce creative work that explores the rich potential offered by sound spatialisation techniques, which will culminate in a live performance with the Music and Audio Arts Sound Theatre system. The module takes a holistic approach to the theory and practice of community music. Students engage with the creation and facilitation of music-based experiences for groups and individuals in a variety of settings within the local community. The core aim is to provide a foundational training for budding or potential educators, therapists, facilitators and researchers. A variety of topics form the subject matter of the course, which is interdisciplinary in scope.

For further details of our international English entry requirements, please visit ourinternational pages. We’ll also prepare you for work beforehand, with special skills for work training, further boosting your CV, and building skills employers will value. In recognition of the value we place on these skills we have incorporated this experience into your study time. Our state-of-the-art recording studios give you access to the space and technology you need, from individual edit rooms up to large Pro Tools HD studios with attached live rooms and vocal booths. Lara owns her own music events, marketing and diversity consultancy, and is part of the team behind the International Live Music Conference which welcomed singer/songwriter Dua Lipa as a guest speaker. BNU graduate Nadina Edouard counts herself lucky as she thrives in her career as a private events manager and artist booker at ALR Music – having taken a bold and exciting career path.

This dynamic course will provide you with the experience and knowledge to gain a career in the music business. You will benefit from real opportunities, experienced and dedicated staff and strong industry links. The module presents an opportunity to undertake research on a specific topic in music studies/music technology working largely alone, and to present in a structured form the results of that research. The research may be of an empirical or library based nature, or a combination of each. It will provide students with an opportunity to profit from pursuing studies outside of taught courses; to develop the student’s interest in areas of and approaches to music studies, which may not be covered in taught courses if agreed by their tutor.

Details regarding the English Language requirements for Middlesex University programmes can be viewedhere. We welcome applications from those who might have completed alternative qualifications, and/or have prior experience. Gain a thorough understanding of the theories and concepts that underpin mix preparation and mastering, the final polishing exercises involved in a recorded product’s route to market.

It uses real-life practitioner case-study examples and industry frameworks and enables students to develop the necessary management competencies to operate successfully as artist managers and/or self-employed performers within the music business. It will cover key areas from artist management activities, recorded music, digital technology, business planning, production, royalties, through to live music, distribution, promotion, and copyright. The aim is to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the scope and nature of the music management processes, from the development of creative ‘product’, to its distribution and consumption by the end-consumer. The module explores the current creative industries, particularly focusing on music industry characteristics and structures, music organisations and relevant arts groups. Students will be guided to appreciate a broad range of career opportunities in these areas and they will develop an understanding of the skills and specialisms required for specific areas.

In addition to qualifications such as A level and International Baccalaureate, we accept a wide range of international qualifications. We’ll always aim to be as flexible as possible and take into consideration any barriers you may have faced in your learning. Details of progression and pass marks for assessment can be found in the university regulations. Student-led by you and other students, like small group work and presentations. This information is likely to change slightly for 2022 entry as our plans evolve.