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Baragwanath on Covid

Dr Nick Baragwanath from the Department of Music has personal experience of the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on music performance. The former concert pianist also works at the BBC producing…

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A masters experience in the Faculty of Arts

Masters students describe their experience of learning and living in Nottingham. Six students tell their stories of what it was like to study for a masters degree in the Faculty of Arts. From…

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Why Study Dante, Religion and Culture Module with Alison Milbank

Professor Alison Milbank discusses her Distance Learning MA module and what students taking the module will be studying.

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The power of music in health and social care

Following the success of its first Power of Music in Health and Social Care Conference in October 2018, the University of Nottingham is delighted to announce its second conference in November 2019.…

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Ibn Taymiyya and Benefit (maslaha): 1 . Religious Practices, with Dr Jon Hoover

Ibn Taymiyya (d. 1328) was a famous Muslim jurist from Damascus. This video, part of a series on the concept of benefit (maslaha) in Ibn Taymiyya’s thought, explores how he viewed benefit and…

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Visit from Zhejiang Conservatory of Music - Nov 2018

A look behind the music of a special gala concert with the University of Nottingham Philharmonia and Choir joined by guest musicians from Zhejiang Conservatory of Music in China. The concert opened…

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Vlog: A week in the life at NOTTINGHAM UNI

Ali shares a week in her life at the University of Nottingham. Check out Ali's channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVeAFCl1LROdRvjzf_V09jg

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Why Study Wagner and Jesus of Nazareth

Prof. Richard Bell looks at a work of Richard Wagner (1813-83) that never reached the operatic stage. In the late 1840s, Wagner was planning an opera on the life of Jesus but, while still far…

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Theologians in Conversation; How to renew the liturgy post Vatican II

Kevin McGinnell and Tom O’Loughlin discuss the challenge of creating an incarnational liturgy fifty years after the close of the Second Vatican Council.

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Why Study the act of Cremation with Kevin McGinnell

Dealing with the body of someone who has died – generically referred to as ‘disposal’ – is a crucial intersection of social custom, religious practices, human ritual,…

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Theologians in Conversation; How do people perceive the Liturgy?

Kevin McGinnell and Tom O’Loughlin discuss the complexity of how liturgy is perceived / received / celebrated in contemporary multi-ethnic urban Britain. An underlying assumption of most…

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Open days: music drumming sessions

If you're visiting the University for an open day and you're interested in music, why not have a go at learning West African polyrhythm. It's a 20 minute drop in session and all are…

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Why Study Schopenhauer and the Arts with Richard Bell

Prof. Richard Bell introduces the life and thought of Arthur Schopenhauer (1788-1860). The video gives an account of his epistemology – and how he was influenced by Kant – as a basis for…

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International Mother Language Day 2015

The University of Nottingham International Mother Language Day celebration featured crafts, costume, food, games, music and dance performances celebrating the many cultures of the world – and…

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Faculty of Arts: public spaces for researchers

Faculty of Arts researchers discuss their research and how they use the public spaces at the University of Nottingham.

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Faculty of Arts: Libraries and Manuscripts and Special Collections

Faculty of Arts researchers discuss their research and the importance of the University of Nottingham libraries and special collections.

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Why Study New Testament Hymns with Peter Watts

Dr. Peter Watts points out that embedded in many of the earliest Christian documents, such as the letters in the New Testament, there are pieces of poetry that were probably originally hymns sung by…

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Why Study The Songs of the Old Testament with Peter Watts

Dr. Peter Watts draws attention to the number of songs and hymns that can be found in the books of the Hebrew Bible. The most famous collection of these is the Book of Psalms, but there are many more…

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Achieve it - Arts at Nottingham

You could find the perfect course at Nottingham Browse our courses: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/ugcourses The Faculty of Social Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate courses within the…

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Elizabeth Charlesworth - BA Music

Elizabeth tells us why Nottingham was always her first choice.

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James Cook - PhD Music

James talks about the Music Department's great resources.

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Jade Whymark - BA Hons Music

Jade Whymark

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Angela Hewitt

International pianist Angela Hewitt tells us why she likes to perform at the Djanogly Recital Hall at Lakeside Arts Centre, how she uses an iPad during her performances, the latest on her work on…

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Sarah Nussbaum - MA Music

Sarah talks about how she stayed on from undergraduate through to postgraduate study.

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Lakeside: Cultural Impact

One million people have experienced prestigious exhibitions, innovative theatre and creative workshops at Lakeside in the past ten years. Will you help Lakeside reach out to a further one million…

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