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We're hosting free taiko drumming workshops for DMU students and staff every term-time week! Workshops will restart again after Christmas.

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The DMU Orchestra's first concert of the 2017/2018 season featuring soloist Anna-Liisa Bezrodny will take place on 16 December at St Andrew's Church.
Win tickets to our Winter Concert!

DMU students and staff can win tickets to our #LoveInternational Winter Concert! 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 Orchestra #LoveInternational Winter Concert

Musical Director: Samuel Burstin
Violin Soloist: Anna-Liisa Bezrodny

Mendelssohn: 'Hebrides' Overture
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5
Mendelssohn: Symphony No. 4 'Italian'

St. Andrews Church Leicester, Saturday 16 December 2017, 15:00 Read more.

NOW: Win tickets to our #LoveInternational Winter Concert! (DMU students and staff only.) Read how to win.

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

Soloist: Naomi Perera
Accompanist for Telemann and Matinu: John Gull
Accompanist for Jazz Fusion: Lee Spreadbury.

Read more.

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 will restart again after the Christmas break. Make sure to keep an eye on this homepage for further announcements!

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