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Music Performance: Voice

University of Missouri - Kansas City

M.A.
12 months
Duration
26804 USD/year
26804 USD/year
11360 USD/year
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Each student in the Music Performance: Voice degree at University of Missouri - Kansas City must audition for an opera role a minimum of two semesters. 

Overview

Students in the Music Performance: Voice program at the University of Missouri - Kansas City who are cast and accept a role in the opera productions are required to enroll in either CONSVTY 5516 (Major Role) or CONSVTY 5116 (Minor Role). The VSD Faculty will determine if a role is "major" or "minor," based on the level of difficulty of preparation and performance of the particular opera role. 

Enrollment in CONSVTY 5516 and CONSVTY 5116 will include vocal coaching hours during the rehearsal period for the assigned opera role. Opera auditions for the academic year will typically occur either at the end of the spring semester or the beginning of the fall semester.

Student Learning Outcomes

Students graduating from this program will:

  • The student will demonstrate correct vocal technique required of a soloist.
  • The student will synthesize and apply the historical and analytical components of music as it applies to the vocal repertoire;
  • The student will identify and apply proper linguistic grammar, diction, and idiomatic pronunciation as it pertains to the operatic and art song repertoire;
  • The student will demonstrate proper stage movement, musical/textual artistry, and acting skills through workshop and live performances;
  • The student will examine and apply techniques of basic historical research in music.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Music History
  • Music Theory
  • Applied Voice
  • Opera Literature
  • Graduate Voice - Masters Performance
  • Vocal Coaching: Recital and Operatic Repertoire

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must submit an official transcript from the school where their bachelor's degree(s) were obtained. Unless the transcript of the degree-granting institution includes the complete record of undergraduate work taken at all other schools, an official transcript from each of the other institutions also must be supplied. 
  • In addition, applicants must submit an official transcript from each school where other coursework has been taken or degrees have been obtained after the bachelor's degree. All credentials submitted in support of the application for admission become UMKC property and will not be returned to students, nor will UMKC release copies of such credentials to a third party.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13402 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13402 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5680 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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