Summer Music Academy

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Summer Music Academy

Our Summer Music Academy will offer students, who are about to enter Year 13, the opportunity to attend a four-day series of classes and experiences at Leeds College of Music.* 

Students who complete the Summer Music Academy and go on to successfully apply to an undergraduate course at Leeds College of Music will receive a reduction of 8 UCAS tariff points in the UCAS tariff points required for entry.

Our Summer Music Academy offers three different pathways

  • Musical Theatre
  • Music Production
  • Performance

Students will also have the opportunity to experience a variety of workshops such as: 

Music Production 

  • Working in a studio
  • Using the desk
  • Microphone techniques
  • Introduction to mixing
  • Live recording versus multitrack overdubs

Musical Theatre

  • Audition songs
  • Dance classes
  • Dance auditions
  • Ensemble singing


  • Solo and ensemble skills (choose from classical, jazz, or pop)
  • Music business
  • Composition
  • Folk music
  • Film music
  • An introduction to working in a studio

All students will learn how to be successful with HE applications and interviews 

  • Writing a personal statement
  • What are the admissions officers looking for?
  • Mistakes to avoid
  • Choosing the right course
  • Preparation and interview technique

The week will culminate in a performance showcase for family and friends.

Summer Music Academy - Register Your Interest for 2020

Leeds College of Music will use your details to facilitate your participation in our Schools and Workshops programmes.

All submissions will be handled in accordance with our privacy policy and all relevant Data Protection regulation.

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