Events

EDIMS events are managed by the Events Working Group. We organise a range of events related to EDI practice in Music HE.

Upcoming events

  • Open Forum, 27 March 2023

    Monday 27th March 2023, 1-3pm (on zoom, prior registration needed) https://www.city.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/2023/march/equality-diversity-and-inclusion-in-music-studies-network Open Forum events are intended primarily for staff and students in the Music HE sector, as a space for discussion, exchange of ideas and reflection on current EDI practice. We are particularly keen to involve UG and PG students in these events, so please…


Past events

  • Open Forum, 27 March 2023

    Monday 27th March 2023, 1-3pm (on zoom, prior registration needed) https://www.city.ac.uk/news-and-events/events/2023/march/equality-diversity-and-inclusion-in-music-studies-network Open Forum events are intended primarily for staff and students in the Music HE sector, as a space for discussion, exchange of ideas and reflection on current EDI practice. We are particularly keen to involve UG and PG students in these events, so please…

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  • Launch of Research Report

    Wednesday 16th November, 6.30pm online and in person at King’s College London. We are delighted to announce the launch of the EDI Music Studies research report ‘Slow Train Coming? Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in UK Music Higher Education’. The launch will take place in-person at King’s College London and online at 6.30pm on Wednesday 16th November. All welcome. The report…

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  • Open Forum: Equality in Opera

    This Open Forum was held on Zoom on Friday 2nd December, 1-3pm: Organiser and contact: Francesca Vella (francesca.vella@northumbria.ac.uk) Speakers: Katharine Ellis (Cambridge), Chair Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh (GSMD) Mia Pistorius (UCL/Witwatersrand) Sophie Gilpin (SWAP’ra) Michael Harper (RNCM)

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  • Re-imagining the Music HE Curriculum

    Monday 21st November 2022, 10.30am-12.00 noon (on MS Teams) Organisers and contact: Lauren Redhead L.Redhead@gold.ac.uk (Goldsmiths, University of London) and Jason Stanyek (Oxford) The EDIMS working group on ‘Re-imagining the Music HE Curriculum’ will this year conduct open discussion meetings which will be informally chaired by Jason and Lauren, but without a fixed agenda. The aim…

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  • Open Forum: Inclusivity and Quality

    Wednesday 19th October 2022, 1-3pm (on Zoom) Organiser and contact: Fay Hield f.hield@sheffield.ac.uk Speakers:Gillian Moore (South Bank Centre)Jennie Henley (Director of Programmes, RNCM)Sam Murray (ECR, Middlesex University)Chair: Esbjorn Wettermark (Sheffield) EDIMS Open Forum events are intended primarily for staff and students in the Music HE sector, as a space for discussion, exchange of ideas and…

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  • Open Forum, 27 May 2022

    This Open Forum took place on Friday 27th May 2022, 1-3pm UK time. It involved a discussion of the 2021 Arts Council report: Creating a More Inclusive Classical Music Sector Participants Chair: Diana Salazar, Royal College of Music Speakers: Linda Begbie, Manchester Collective Lauren Braithwaite, University of Oxford Anna Bull, University of York Tom Spurgin,…

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