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For students who LOVE music  

DMU students can now sign up for the unique chance to work on our Hear and Now music project with the Philharmonia Orchestra! Interested?

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On the 24th of February, join us at Trinity House Chapel for a wonderful concert by the wind section of the DMU Orchestra. Read more.
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Free Taiko Drumming Workshops

We're hosting free taiko drumming workshops for DMU students and staff every term-time week. 

Book your place here!

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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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Looking for Students who LOVE Music

We would like to invite DMU students to join us for the unique 'Hear and Now' project with the Philharmonia Orchestra from the 25th until the 28th of February.

While creating exciting new music and making new friends, you will get the opportunity to play with and learn from professional musicians from the Philharmonia Orchestra.

In the workshop, you will be working with vulnerable adults and their carers, local school children and professional musicians to create some wonderful new music and new memories!

If you're interested or would like to sign up, please contact us on

Proud to present our Wind Serenades!

On Saturday the 24th of February we are proud to feature the  DMU Wind Serenades at Trinity House Chapel. Featuring a programme for wind octet performed by members of the DMU Orchestra and directed by renowned clarinettist Peter Fielding.


Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Hummel: Partita in E Flat
Händel: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
Mozart: Serenade No. 12 in C

The concert will start at 19:00, doors open at 18:30.
Tickets are only £5 and can be bought on the door (cash only).

Click here for more information or get in touch via if you have any further questions!

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. Read more or book your place!

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