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» Conservatory building is 60 years old on 8 April

» Applications for undergraduate music study in 2021 are now OPEN! Closing date: 31 JULY AUGUST 2020.

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» 28 Apr • 09:00-15:00 ~ Qualitative Data Analysis

» 29 Apr • 09:00-15:00 ~ Article Writing Workshop

» 20-31 Jul ~ Free online masterclasses for Grade 11 & 12 Music subject learners

» <to be confirmed> ~ Selection & Audition Days

» 22 Oct ~ Social Cohesion Through Music Engagement Online Symposium

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