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Orchestral Performance, Master

Orchestral Performance, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #351 (WUR) , GA,
This concentration prepares students as advanced performers on orchestral instruments. Successful applicants demonstrate high levels of proficiency and potential for success as career performers. Graduates may be qualified for teaching at the college level or privately, or for performing professionally as soloists, members of large ensembles, or chamber musicians. Performance audition required.


The mission of the Georgia State University School of Music is to preserve, promote and advance humanity’s rich and expanding tradition of artistic music-making through performance, composition, education and research in accordance with the urban and global initiatives of the university.

The Georgia State University School of Music enrolls approximately 450 students representing 6 countries and 21 states.

Students in the School of Music regularly work with the foremost individuals in their fields, including guest artists and teachers, members of the Atlanta Symphony, leaders in the music industry and the School’s own faculty. A groundbreaking program conducted in affiliation with several leading universities and arts organizations trains performance and composition majors in the important field of community engagement — an evolving dimension of career development for performers, composers and music educators.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Music
  • Wind Ensemble or Orchestra 
  • Chamber Music
  • Solo Recital

      Detailed Programme Facts

      • Programme intensity Full-time
        • Full-time duration 12 months
      • Credits
        30 alternative credits
      • Languages
        • English
      • Delivery mode
        On Campus

      English Language Requirements

      This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

      Academic Requirements

      • Applicants in performance concentrations must audition and/or submit materials as indicated on their specific program description. Those who are required to audition must complete the School of Music Application. 

      Tuition Fee

      • International Applies to you

        1555 USD/credit
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 1555 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
      • National Applies to you

        694 USD/credit
        Tuition Fee
        Based on the original amount of 694 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
      We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
      • Tuition fee per credit hour

      Living costs for Atlanta

      • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
        Living Costs

      The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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