A career in the music industry is hard work but if you are passionate about music very few industries are as exciting to work in!

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Our music higher education programmes

Develop yourself as an artist, educator or music service provider. Study music theory in practice, freelance musician skills and the development of roots music and music in education.

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Why choose New College Durham for music?

Set in a modern campus with excellent facilities and high quality teaching, New College Durham is a great place to study higher education.

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Meet our music students

Find out what our graduates thought about their New College Durham experience.

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Meet our music team

Find out more about our highly qualified and experienced teaching staff.

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Our music students get the best experience

Find out about the exciting activities our music students take part in whilst studying at New College Durham.

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Experience Higher Education

We offer a wide range of degrees, higher apprenticeships and professional qualifications.  Find out how our flexible higher education programmes have progressed the career of our ex-students!

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Why choose New College Durham for Higher Education?

Come and experience higher education with us.  We can give you life changing experiences and qualifications.