By Leah Kardos
Aretha Franklin's death last week saw the loss not just of a sublime singer, but also one of key figures in the US...
20 Aug 2018
As Spotify prepares to float itself, Eva Moreda Rodríguez hails their distant ancestors. Uncover the early years of...
27 Mar 2018
With a powerful ballad and a refusal to bend the knee to his record label, Rod Stewart was an early, unapologetic...
21 Sep 2017
How does music gain the meaning different societies give it?
01 Aug 2017
By Emma Sutton
Virginia Woolf once wrote that music was "nearest to truth", and it was inarguably a major influence on her work....
18 Jul 2017
Rhys James Jones traces the legendary Frank Sidebottom's roots back to the early days of home computing. (When ...
19 Apr 2017
There's been research which suggests picking up an instrument can improve children's educational performance across...
11 Jan 2017
The production wing of a Viennese art movement; monkey typing; and what happens when you play Lennon in a coffee shop...
12 Dec 2016
After Leonard Cohen's death, Richard Danson Brown explores the way the songwriter specialised in conveying...
15 Nov 2016
Nirvana's album Nevermind - and the subsequent suicide of Kurt Cobain - has turned a grunge statement into a cash...
01 Nov 2016
This free course, Recording music and sound, provides an historical introduction to music and sound recording in the creative industries and offers...
Level: 2 Intermediate
27 Jul 2018
This free course, Understanding musical scores, provides a general introduction to how to understand a musical score, and insights into what...
Level: 1 Introductory
09 Apr 2018
In this free course, An introduction to music research, we have gathered together materials to allow you to explore the ways in which music may be...
Level: 3 Advanced
07 Jul 2016
This free course, Assessment in secondary music, will identify and explore some of the key issues around assessing music in secondary schools....
Level: 3 Advanced
22 Jun 2016