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We're hosting free taiko drumming workshops for DMU students and staff every term-time week! Workshops will restart on 17 January, book now!

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We warmly invite you to our first Lunchtime Solo Concert at Leicester Cathedral with flautist Naomi Perera on Monday 15 January 2018.
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Music of Today Join the Philharmonia Orchestra and musicians from DMU's Music and Technology for an hour of fresh new music presented at The Gallery! More.
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As part of our partnership with the Philharmonia Orchestra, we warmly welcome you to our second annual Chancellor's Concert on 15 February!

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Hear and Now

DMU students can now sign up for the chance to work on this unique intergenerational music project with the Philharmonia Orchestra! More.

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On January 12th, join the DMU Jazz Band for an evening of some of the most iconic music in the world of Jazz! More.
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DMU Music

DMU Music provides students, staff, partners and anyone living in and around Leicester with opportunities to get involved in the dynamic music scene of the city and beyond.

Home to three fantastic ensembles and various successful music projects, which we provide with our local and national partners, we aim to open up music to everyone.

Whether you want to create, collaborate or simply enjoy music, DMU Music is the place for you.

Why not join us for our next concert or get involved?

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Coming up...

DMU Music presents: Naomi Perera

We warmly invite you to our first Lunchtime Solo Concert at Leicester Cathedral with flautist Naomi Perera on Monday 15 January 2018 from 13:00 - 14:00.


Telemann: Sonata in F Minor

Matinu: Sonata

Trillium: Elizabeth Brown

Jazz Fusion with Lee Spreadbury

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FREE Taiko Drumming Workshops

DMU students and staff can now learn how to play the Japanese Taiko Drums!

As part of the new #DMUthrive programme we have teamed up with the DMU Mental Health Team and Bullfrog Arts to offer our students and staff weekly Taiko workshops.

The workshops take place on term-time Wednesdays from 14:00 - 16:00 at Chantry Building. Workshops will will restart again following the Christmas break on Wednesday 17 January.

Read more or book your place!

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