Master of Music

Master of Music
  •  Full-time two-year program (12 credits per semester for four semesters) 
  • Advanced private study in the student's concentration
  • Performance classes
  • Graduate-level coursework leading to broad musical expertise and artistically sound interpretive skills
  • Courses in the Techniques of Music
  • Specialized electives

Fields of Study

The Master of Music degree is offered in the following concentrations:

  • Orchestral Instruments 
  • Piano 
  • Harpsichord 
  • Piano and Collaborative Piano 
  • Orchestral Conducting 
  • Voice 
  • Classical Guitar 
  • Composition 
  • Theory 

View the Curriculum

Download the academic requirements and curricula for the Master of Music program as a PDF document.

Students are required to participate in performance classes and take major lessons throughout their residency. At least one non-performance course must be taken every semester. Students whose superior entrance examinations exempt them from certain required courses take substitute courses.

A performance jury in the student's concentrations is required in each year of residency.

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