Apply for Research
Research themes which we support at doctoral level include:
Performance; style and interpretation in performance; analysis and contextual investigation.
Musical composition for live, electro–acoustic and mixed media.
Ethnomusicology, particularly in Scottish music.
The processes and methodologies of developing new performance work (music/drama), including collaborative and devised performance.
Methodologies of specialist performance training, including the use of IT.
Potential applicants are advised to read the Guide to Applicants and discuss their proposals informally with the research contacts in the Schools before applying.
New applicants should download the relevant Guide to Applicants, as this will help you to fill out your application on the UCAS Conservatoires website. Documents are in Adobe Acrobat format.
The following documents which are relevant to your study, can be downloaded for reference.