DMU Music

...with Adrián Varela's 'Laberinto' on 11 September. Join us for an epic, immersive multi-media show. Check it out! 
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DMU Taiko is back!
DMU students and staff can try Japanese Taiko Drumming for free on Wednesday 26 September! Read more.
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Our Black History Month Series Together with Serendipity and Leicester Jazz House, we're briging you a great programme to celebrate Black History Month. Scroll down for all dates!
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More Indian Classical Music
Our Indian Classical Music Series with Darbar Arts continues! Join us for a wonderful hour of music by Rupak Kulkarni and Ojas Adhiya on 22 October. More.
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Sing with the DMU Chamber Choir For lovers of both classic and modern choral traditions, the DMU Chamber Choir gives singers from the community the opportunity to sing their heart out. More.
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Swing with the DMU Jazz Band
From Dizzy Gillespie to Wynton Marsalis, from Ella Fitzgerald to Norah Jones, the DMU Jazz band brings brilliant jazz to DMU! Find out 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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Autumn at DMU Music

We're proud to be announcing another thrilling season of Music at DMU this autumn! We'll be working with world-renowned artists and brilliant organisations to provide DMU students and staff with a full, diverse programme of concerts, workshops and musical opportunities.

View the full list of our autumn events below and don't forget to sign up to our newsletter to get any music updates straight to your inbox.

11 September - Adrián Varela: Laberinto, The Venue@DMU

26 September - DMU Taiko: Drop in and Drum

26 September - DMU Jazz Band: Swingaree at The Shed

26 - 29 September - DMU Chamber Choir Auditions

12 October - DMU Black History Month Series: Nérija

18 October - DMU Black History Month Series: Decosta Boyce

21 October - DMU Chamber Choir at Peterborough Cathedral

22 October - Indian Classical Music Series: Rupak Kulkarni

25 October - DMU Black History Month Series: Julia Biel

31 October - All Saints with the DMU Chamber Choir

2 November - The Battle of the Big Bands

5 - 9 November - Hear and Now with the Philharmonia Orchestra

15 November - DMU International Jazz Series: Hexagonal

22 November - DMU International Jazz Series: GU-RU

2 December - Advent Carol Service with the DMU Chamber Choir

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