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Music, Technology and Innovation - Institute for Sonic Creativity

Bringing concerts, symposia and guest artists to Leicester and De Montfort University


A major EU Culture project within the Creative Europe programme, focusing on ‘new music for new audiences’


View the extensive facilities available within the MTI2 and our partner labs at De Montfort University


eLearning platform and software for  listeners of all ages to become acquainted with, learn about and make music with sounds (supported through two EU Culture grants)

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Electroacoustic Resource Site

EARS: A structured Internet portal supported by extensive bibliographical tools, designed to aid those conducting research in Electroacoustic Music Studies

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Dr John Richards brings together undergraduate and postgraduate students and hand-made electronics in genre-defying experimental perfomances

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Music, Technology and Innovation - Institute for Sonic Creativity (MTI2)


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Music, Technology and Innovation - Institute for Sonic Creativity (MTI2) encompasses a broad and continually evolving range of artistic creation and theory focused on innovative application of new technologies to music. It emphasises electroacoustic music and sonic art. The MTI programme was established in 1999 and the research institute is now acknowledged globally to be a leader in its field. 

Get to know our staff, research students, and alumni.

Find out more about postgraduate research at the MTI2.

View our collaborative research projects and our exchange and research partners.

Explore our extensive research facilities.

See upcoming events and explore our events archive.

For information on undergraduate study, see the Creative Music Technology and Music, Technology and Performance BA degrees.