When you’re starting a career in music, it is indisputable that London is the place to be.

As well as being one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in the world, London is at the heart of the global music industry, constantly at the cutting edge of music, defining popular culture throughout the world and offering unparalleled opportunities to make the right connections.

As a major international hub of popular music and culture, London is home to many of the top record labels, as well as world-famous music venues like the Royal Albert Hall, Wembley Arena, the O2 and Abbey Road Studios.

 London is one of the best places to study music; there are loads of venues and performance opportunities and you can network with like-minded people.

GUILHERME CAMINADA, BA (Hons) Songwriting

ICMP students have recently had the opportunity to play and perform at Wembley Arena, the O2, the Royal Albert Hall, the Roundhouse, Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Brixton Academy, and many other top London locations. These unrivalled opportunities to appear on some of the greatest stages, be seen by leading music industry executives and scouts, gain direct experience, and build that all-important network of contacts is a crucial element of commercial and critical success