**Why choose this course?** On this course you will compose, perform, record, listen to and write about popular music to develop your musical and academic skills. You'll produce and record music in our unique facilities which include recording studios, rehearsal rooms, a synthesis/sampling lab – and the analogue/digital hybrid Visconti Studio. In partnership with world-famous record producer Tony Visconti, the British Library and Science Museum, the Visconti Studio comprises of a 300m² octagonal live room stocked with rare and vintage recording equipment. You can benefit from central London's vibrant multicultural music scene – just 30 minutes from Kingston University. In addition to attending live music events and performances, you can participate in local musical initiatives like our community choir, the Kingston Singers.