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Music: Harp Performance, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #372 (QS) , KS,
The School of Music at the University of Kansas strives to offer a comprehensive array of programs of study at the bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. The School offers required coursework to students wishing to pursue a profession in music or those pursuing related programs of study on campus. The School also offers elective opportunities for music study to the overall student body.

About

The School of Music seeks to nurture and advance the art of music through creation, performance, scholarly inquiry, entrepreneurship and enhancement of the artistic skills and experiences of the University and regional cultural communities. Nurturing and advancement occur via outstanding teaching, mentorship, quality research and creative endeavors and service to professional and lay constituencies.

The School is a major contributor to the arts community through student, faculty, and professional performances in Swarthout Recital Hall, Bales Organ Recital Hall, the Robert Baustian Theatre and the Lied Center of Kansas.

Students will be studying with faculty members who are nationally and internationally recognized in their fields and their instruments. Courses in Music Theory and Musicology are part of the in depth exploration of advanced music as are private instruction, ensemble and chamber music opportunities, and either a final performance recital or thesis.

With this degree, students can go on to pursue doctoral studies in music, establish private studios, audition for music ensembles, or create their own challenges in music or music-related endeavors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Harp
  • Harp Performance Class
  • Psychology and Acoustics of Music
  • Senior Recital
  • Principles of Music Therapy
  • Music in Therapy
  • Methodologies in Music Education

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Scanned copies of official transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation (you will provide email addresses in the application)
  • Additional documents as described in the requirements below
  • Have them ready for uploading to your application before you submit payment for your application. Once you have submitted the application with payment, you can not go back and add documents later.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29952 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    29952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29952 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13230 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Lawrence

  • 900 - 1400 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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