Whether you dream of performing in a band, becoming a songwriter or working in the dynamic field of music production or technology, our courses will help you succeed. You will gain the essential expertise and industry experience you need to improve both your confidence and technical ability, leaving you with strong career prospects in your chosen field.
Why study Music at Lewisham Southwark College?
- Our programmes provide a dynamic mix of practice and theory: you might learn how to create music using industry standard software, gain first-hand experience in executing a DJ set at a live event, or study key music genres and learn repertoire from the 1950s to the present day
- Our tier-level programmes mean that you can keep building up your skillset until you feel ready to apply for the type of role that interests you. We also currently offer a Music and Production foundation degree, and many of our students progress on to university degree courses
- Former students have gone on to pursue successful careers in performance and songwriting, music production, or in business development roles for major companies such as Yamaha Music London
Why not take a look at our courses, and decide for yourself where you want to go?
Meet our successful alumni
Our thriving Music Department has been the training ground for many successful performers and producers. Among the big names who started out at Lewisham Southwark College are:
· Novelist aka Kojo Kankam (MOBO nominated Grime Artist)
· Becky Thomas (Conductor/Vocalist for the London Community Gospel Choir)
· Michael Angelo: producer for Sam Smith, Tinie Tempa, Ella Eyre, Lady Leshurr
. Michelle John - vocalist and songwriter to the stars
· Ty (Mercury Prize Nominated Hi-Hop Artist, Commentator)
· Tristan Anderson (BAFTA Winner, Documentary Filmmaker, Composer)
· Lady Marga (MOBO Winner, Actor, MC, collaborator with Basement Jaxx)
· Geo Gabriel (Vocalist for Madonna, Leona Lewis, Nick Cave)
· Georgia South (Nova Twins) - power punk duo, currently touring the UK, Europe, the USA and Japan
· Andrew Mclean (Drummer for Grace Jones)
· Henry Wu (Jazz Artist, Producer, Promoter)
· Hardhouse Banton (DJ Producer)
· Billy Brown (Drummer, Ladytron)
· Daniel Bedingfield (Artist, Producer)
· Jake Zaites (Guitarist for Dana Gillespie)
If you have a passion for music and would like to follow in their footsteps, check out our fantastic range of music courses.