The Music - Musicology faculty members at University of Kansas in the division cultivate a wide number of research interests. Paul Laird has published books on the Spanish villancico, Leonard Bernstein, the Broadway musical, and the revival of the baroque cello. He also directs the Instrumental Collegium Musicum. Roberta Freund Schwartz's research specialties include the Spanish Renaissance, patronage, blues and rock. Alicia Levin's research focuses on nineteenth-century French culture and early American country music. Ketty Wong, an ethnomusicologist, focuses on Latin American popular music and ballroom dancing in China.
The Thomas Gorton Music and Dance Library contains over 60,000 music scores and books, over 20,000 sound recordings, and is especially strong in composer's complete editions and monument editions, along with other important research tools. It is the leading music library in the Great Plains region. Another important source for music research at the University of Kansas is the enormous collection of historic recordings housed in the Richard Wright Jazz Archive and James Seaver Opera Archive. The Division normally has at least four students working as graduate teaching assistants and scholarships/fellowships are available.
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Programme StructureCourses included:
- Comp, Syn, Elec
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- Deadline passed, International
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DisciplinesMusic View 1003 other Masters in Music in United States
- 3 Letters of reference
- Scanned copies of official transcripts from all higher education schools attended
- Statement of Purpose/Personal Statement
- Repertoire List (Performance majors)
- Three original compositions (Composition majors)
- GRE scores (Musicology PhD and Masters, Theory PhD)
- Writing sample (Musicology, Theory, Organ and Church Music majors)
- Test of English Proficiency (TOEFL, IELTS, PTE)
- Financial statement
- Copy of Passport
International19322 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19322 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National24023 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 24023 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
In-State10061 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10061 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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