AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award appointments

Lucy Dearn and Sarah Price have been appointed to the AHRC Collaborative Doctoral Award studentships that were awarded to the University of Sheffield in collaboration with Music in the Round and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.  Lucy and Sarah will combine their academic research with placements in the two arts organisations, using the practical experience they gain there to inform research questions around the theme of ‘Music, place and people: investigating the impact of Western classical music provision and attendance in two English cities’. Lucy and Sarah’s profiles will appear on the SPARC team pages soon…