ICMP’s legendary Freshers Fortnight is the perfect way to kick start the new academic year with two weeks of gigs, music and networking opportunities for all students.  

The first event takes place on Sunday 22nd September with a Meet and Greet at The Earl of Derby and will be a great opportunity to get to know fellow students as well as the Student Body President, Vice President and the Events Team. .  

Highlights of Freshers Week 1 include The Freshers Showcase on Friday 27th September at Subterania in Ladbroke Grove. As one of our main events, the night will welcome a host of ICMP talent including Katherine Moynihan and Cristina Hart

Freshers Week 2 will include our first ever Music Production Club Night at London’s Thousand Island’s venue on and a masterclass with the brilliant Eliza

Make sure you buy a Freshers Wristband to have discounted access to all events.

You can save up to 60% on event entry over the two weeks with the £20 early bird price! 

Freshers Week 1 

Sunday 22nd September | Meet and Greet 

We can't wait to meet you all, so be sure to come down to The Earl of Derby to get to know your fellow students, your Student Body President and Vice President and the Events Team. Find out more

Monday 23rd September | Intro: The Club Night 

Make your way down to FEST Camden, where you can grab a t-shirt, fill it in and meet your fellow ICMP students and alumni. Find out more

Tuesday 24th September | Emergence (Postgrad showcase event) 

A selection of Postgraduate students will be showcasing their music live on stage to celebrate the end of their academic year. Find out more

Wednesday 25th September | Silent Disco 

Join our first ever silent disco at Nambucca. Three of our very own ICMP student DJ's will be on the decks, each with they're own channel, playing a different genre - with something for everyone to enjoy! Find out more

Thursday 26th September | Freshers Day 

Our Freshers Day is the perfect opportunity for you to meet many of our industry partners and local businesses, and get to know members of the ICMP community. Find out more

Friday 27th September | Macmillan Coffee morning 

Join us for tea/coffee and some scrumptious cakes in Aid of MacMillan Cancer research. Find out more

Freshers Showcase 

If you only come to one Freshers event this year, it should be this! Taking place at the amazing  Subterania, Ladbroke Grove, the night will be stacked with live performances from ICMP students and tutors. Find out more

Saturday 28th September | Hot Vox Gig and Club Night 

Camden’s world-renowned Assembly plays host to some of the best bands from the HOT VOX roster. Expect to see tomorrow’s big names today! Find out more


Freshers Week 2 

Monday 30th September | Music Production Club Night 

Student DJ Alberto Rettore will be on the decks playing ICMP students' originals, remixes and covers for everyone to enjoy! Find out more

Tuesday 1st October | Freshers Masterclass with Eliza 

We are very pleased to welcome Eliza (formerly known as Eliza Doolittle) to ICMP for an exclusive In Conversation Masterclass. Find out more

Wednesday 2nd October | Bandeoke

A classic ICMP tradition - Bandeoke is back! Pick your song, pick your instrument and join our tutor house band for a night of classic covers, both old and new. Find out more

Thursday 3rd October | Songwriters' Circle

Taking place in an intimate setting, the audience gets an exclusive listen to songs stripped back, sung by the writers themselves as well as new material from the most talented, up and coming songwriting students in the UK. Find out more

Friday 4th October | Camden Crawl

We'll be taking you to some of the most popular music venues in Camden! We've managed to get you some great drink deals and discounted club entry. Find out more

Sunday 6th October | Games Night

Join us at BOKOR, a cool new venue on Kilburn High Road, for an evening of fun and games. Find out more

Study music in London with ICMP

If you're interested in developing your musicianship, learning from our regular industry guests and collaborating within the vibrant ICMP creative community, then speak to our Admissions Team. They're on hand to help you find the right course that matches your ability and aspirations.

Contact the team on 020 7328 0222 or via email enquiries@icmp.ac.uk and start your music career today.

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