Its graduate programs in performance, performance/pedagogy, and conducting offer a select number of candidates professional apprenticeships in one of Canada's most vital musical environments. Its faculty are internationally renowned musicians and scholars who are as engaged in teaching as they are in practice. Alongside them, graduate students have unique opportunities to launch their professional lives through concentrated study and internships.
At the Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Master of Music programs in performance, performance/pedagogy, and conducting directly address the variety of career and life skills which the contemporary musician must possess. Intensive performance studies are complemented with a range of other learning and experiential opportunities that address the roles that make up the profession today, including teacher, small-business person, and community cultural advocate.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Performance Practice
- Instrumental Repertoire
- Choral Repertoire
- Orchestral Repertoire
- Music Literature
- Instrumental Conducting
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesMusic View 48 other Masters in Music in Canada
- All Master of Music applicants are required to perform an audition.
- Applicants for admission to the Master of Music program will normally hold a Bachelor of Music or equivalent from a recognized university or conservatory. Preference will be given to applicants who hold first class standing in their undergraduate program. Click here for audition locations and dates.
- Master of Music applicants are required to pay the School of Music Supplementary Application Fee of $40. The fee is in addition to any general admission/readmission fees that may apply. The fee is non-refundable/non-transferable and will be charged upon submission of this application.
International2148 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1074 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National1652 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 826 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.