Music and Performances

Music is part of the thriving arts and culture scene at Newcastle, with opportunities for everyone to get involved and view performances right on campus.

A gig in the Students' Union

Performance opportunities

There are several student music groups that you can join, covering everything from jazz bands to choirs.

You can also join in with a weekly live acoustic sessions in the Students’ Union – Homemade Jam.

Live music on campus

Our Students' Union has a reputation for being one of the best live music venues in the city, attracting well-known artists.

For something different, why not try our free weekly lunchtime concert series, LIVE in the King’s Hall, bringing professional musicians to campus from a wide variety of musical genres.

Our music students also stage weekly performances, giving you chance to appreciate the musical talent within the University's International Centre for Music Studies.