Master of Music

  • Master of Music

    This elite two-year graduate program focuses on advancing all aspects of music study and performance skills in a highly rigorous and inspiring curriculum. An individual path of study is designed for all students to prepare them for fulfilling careers as professional artists.

    • Our two-year full-time program (12 credits per semester for four semesters) includes advanced private study in your concentration, performance classes, graduate-level coursework, courses in the Techniques of Music, and 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
    • Music Theory

    The New School in New York City

    While our new home within Greenwich Village puts us front and center in the world of downtown experimental music, our students enjoy opportunities throughout the entire city. You will be able to take advantage of great performances, art organizations, sound and recording studios, and more. We help you find and secure valuable internship and performing opportunities.

    Career opportunities include

    Performance, Conducting, Composition, Musical Production, Teaching, Arts Administration