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UCAS: PERSONAL STATEMENT FOR MUSIC

Music is an incredibly competitive degree in the UK, so how can you make sure you stand out in your application? 

When it comes to your music personal statement, you should ask yourself: what first interested you in music? Are there any extra-curricular achievements you want to mention? What style of music are you most passionate about, and why? Making rough notes and 'free-writing' your initial thoughts are just a couple of ways you can tackle writer's block, and get your creativity flowing. 

For more practical advice that's specific to music, read on.

TIPS TO WRITE A PERSONAL STATEMENT FOR MUSIC

Describe your musical enthusiasm

List your extra-curricular music activities

Elaborate your teamwork skills