Welcome to The Academy of Contemporary Music

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The Academy of Contemporary Music has been training artists, producers and business entrepreneurs for careers in the music industry since 1995. With our state-of-the-art facilities, world-class faculty and extensive connections within the music industry, ACM offers music courses that develop you to your highest potential and, most importantly, immerse you in the music industry. Make Life Your Music » more

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Student Experience

Harry Shotta – Award Winning Drum and Bass MC Visits ACM


The Academy of Contemporary Music (ACM) was incredibly excited to welcome » more

Chess Galea – Vocal Alumna 2012

Chess Galea – Vocal Alumna 2012

ACM Higher Diploma Vocal alumna (2012), Francesca Galea is seizing every o » more

DJ Workshop – Mon 29 June


Monday 29th June – 2.15pm-5.15pm – Thirty3Hz, Guildford Lookin » more

Student Union, Metropolis, Masterclasses, Events, Student News, Student Benefits, Pro Workshops, Guildford Life, ACM TV... » more

Featured Tutors

Meet the music lecturers of ACM Guildford

Mark Taylor


Keyboard Tutor » Career Credits: Simple Minds, Elton John, Marti Pellow, Lulu, Jimmy Cliff, Echo and the Bunnymen, Dave Stewart, Chris Diff » more

Julia Martin


Head of Teaching & Learning and Head of Business School » Career credits: Sony BMG working with George Michael and Mariah Carey, free » more

Check out all the amazing ACM Tutors here.