[ 10. August 2014 ]

STUDIUM – PhD Studentship – Composition

Subject: PhD Studentship – Composition
Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2014
From: Tom Williams


At Coventry University we are offering a number of PhD studentships in
Art, Design, Media and Performance.

This includes a PhD studentship in composition:

instrumental/vocal and/or electronics, and/or studio-based digital
composition, and/or contemporary music performance. The final portfolio
will consist of an aesthetic, technical and contextual commentary and up
to 50% (weighting) in original composition – and/or equivalent
performance-based work.

Candidate specification:

A graduate musician (with an appropriate Masters or equivalent
postgraduate experience) keen and able to interrogate issues around
contemporary composition and/or performance-based practice and relate
the research to their own creative output. We see the successful
candidate contributing to the University’s INTIME music research group.

Eligibility: UK/EU Students Only

Award Details: Tuition Fees + Maintenance grant: £13,726 per year

Duration: 3 years Fixed Term (Sept 2014 start)

Application deadline: 25 July 2014

Interview Dates: 3 September 2014

For further information and how to apply:


Any further questions please email:
Dr Tom Williams BA, MA, MusAD
Principal Lecturer in Music Composition
Course Director BA Music Composition
Performing Arts
School of Art & Design
Coventry University


Interrogations into Music Experimentation

And for information on this year’s INTIME Symposium (October 18/19th):

INTIME 2014 Symposium
Voice and Text: Experimentation/ Transformation