Study Piano at LMA

The BA (Hons) degree in Music Performance and Industry (Piano) at LMA is designed to cultivate and develop you into the artist and performer you want to be!

LMA will develop musicianship skills in piano and prepare you for work in the music industry across a variety of platforms, whether that be as a solo performer, part of a band, a songwriter or a session musician. All of this is underpinned by theory and academic study along with developing your skills and technique in piano.

If you play piano, want a perform in the best music venues in the world to perform all over the world and work in world class recording studios, then this is the first step to make that happen!


Year 1

Toolkit for Success


Band Performance Skills

Solo Performance Skills (Assessment on piano)

Music Technology

Performance Studies


Year 2

Understanding the Music Industry

Composition and Advanced Songwriting Writing

Writing, Recording and Performing as a Band (Assessment on piano)

Advanced Solo Performance (Assessment on piano)

Working as a Session Musician (Assessment on piano)

Advanced Performance Studies


Year 3

Your Promotional Portfolio

Performance Showcase (Assessment on piano)

Innovative Performance (Assessment on piano)

Industry Investigation

Major Performance (Assessment on piano)


Entry Requirements 64 UCAS Points – All offers are subject to an interview and audition.


  • Course subject to approval


UCAS code W315
Awarded by Staffordshire University
Duration – 3 Years
Location – Study at our Liverpool or London campuses
Fee – New Entrants, Full Time. Home and EU students: £8500 per year of study