This course aims to nurture your creative flair while developing core skills as a music business entrepreneur across a wide range of subject areas. You’ll be offered opportunities to build your knowledge of the industry while developing innovative ideas in the context of our city’s uniquely pro-active and inspiring music business culture.
Our well-connected tutors will guide and support you through the teaching of professional development, project-management and business skills across areas such as artist management, marketing, music publishing, copyright legislation, the internet and social media, the live industry, music recording and distribution. You’ll also have the opportunity to access to work experience opportunities that will develop your ‘hands-on’ industry knowledge through placements and internships with a wide range of music-focused employers, or be supported in entrepreneurial ventures of your own design.
Bristol’s best gigs, musicians and venues will be right on your doorstep to help enhance your understanding of what the music business is all about. You’ll also be a part of our thriving BIMM community mixing with gifted writers, performers, alumni and music industry professionals. And you never know – with all this talent, you could discover the next big thing right here!
So, what are you waiting for? To make your way in the music business, connect with us, and we’ll connect you to a life in music.
We recommend that BA (Hons) Music Business students bring a laptop or iPad device with wireless capabilities in with them to lessons for in-class research and other tasks.