About this Degree
The Brass and Percussion Area is known for its rich and diverse ensemble opportunities including chamber music. These include the KU Brass Ensemble, the University of Kansas Percussion Ensemble, the KU Trumpet Ensemble, the KU Trombone Choir, the KU Horn Ensemble, the KU Tuba-Euphonium Consort, and a host of smaller chamber ensembles, all having presented prestigious performances on regional, national, and international conferences and symposia.
Most activities take place in Murphy Hall, an impressive facility that contains Swarthout Recital Hall, Gorton Music Library, the Robert Baustian Theatre, the McCurdy Jazz Studio and refurbished practice rooms. The larger ensembles perform in the Lied Center, a 2,020-seat performing arts hall with state-of-the-art production capabilities.
- Music History
- Musicology and Theory
- Music Theory
- Advanced Applied Music
- Research Skills
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesMusic Music History View 1017 other Masters in Music in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Statement of Purpose
- Scanned copies of official transcripts from ALL post-secondary schools attended
- Email addresses of three (3) references for letters of recommendation
- Repertoire list - Performance applicants
- Scholarly writing sample: Organ, Church Music, Musicology and Music Theory applicants
- PDF files or links to three (3) original scores (and recordings if available) - Composition applicants
International19844 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 19844 USD per year during 12 months.
National18530 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18530 USD per year during 12 months.
In-State8059 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8059 USD per year during 12 months.
- Annual tuition for 18 credits
Living costs for Lawrence
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