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Posted by Jim Mason , Programme Leader for BA Music Production/Co-Programme Leader for BA Music Production & Performance
February 27, 2020

Make Your Mark in the Music Industry

Find out more about the industry-standard equipment our BA (Hons) Music Production and BA (Hons) Music Production and Performance students have access to at the University of Chester.

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Posted by Dr Simon Morrison , Senior Lecturer & Programme Leader, Music Journalism
December 10, 2019

How do you forge a career as a music journalist?

The Programme Leader for Music Journalism at the University of Chester, Dr Simon Morrison, recently chaired the last Louder than Words Festival panel, which debated how to write about music as a career.

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Dr Christopher Lewis at his harpsichord
Posted by Dr Christopher D. Lewis , Lecturer in Music (BMus MM FHEA FRSA HonFGMS)
December 19, 2018

An Expert Explains… Handel's Messiah: A Christmas Tradition

Christmas is associated with so many different kinds of music, but for many, there is one work that towers above all others – Handel’s Mess

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Posted by Prof Darren Sproston , Director of School of Arts & Media
December 17, 2018

An Expert Explains... What Makes Christmas Music ‘Christmassy’?

There’s no doubt that music has an enormous impact on what makes the festive season festive. But what are the characteristics which make this music Christmassy?

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