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Orchestral Performance

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

Master
24 months
Duration
20701 GBP/year
10522 GBP/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

Orchestral Performance programmes from Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama are available as MMus, MA and Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) awards on the following instruments; Bassoon, Clarinet, Flute, Horn (French), Oboe, Percussion (Orchestral) & Timpani, Trombone (Bass), Trombone (Tenor), Trumpet and Tuba.

Overview

Key Features

  • Advanced principal study tuition from professional musicians
  • Participation in the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and/or Welsh National Opera placement schemes
  • Mentoring scheme with industry professionals
  • Orchestral and sectional rehearsal and performance opportunities at RWCMD
  • Specialist, advanced orchestral repertoire performance tuition
  • Advanced tuition available in supporting areas such as Alexander Technique, doubling instrument, end-of-line instruments and period instruments
  • Professional accompaniment provision

Programme Structure

  • Orchestral Performance 
  • The Professional Musician 
  • Psychology of Collaborative Performance
  • Research Project or Reflecting on Performance
  • Advanced Teaching Skills
  • Advanced Outreach Skills
  • Advanced Sound Recording
  • Career Management
  • Creative Project
  • Individual Project
  • Presenting at Conference
  • Portfolio of Compositions
  • Portfolio of Arrangements
  • Vocational Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry to the postgraduate music programmes is by audition (or by interview for Composition applicants). Candidates should be able to demonstrate a level of performance ability appropriate for professional training. Composition applicants will be asked to send examples of their creative work to discuss at interview.
  • Minimum entry requirements usually include an undergraduate degree in music (2:1 or higher for Masters applicants) or an equivalent qualification. Candidates who have been studying or working in another field will be considered.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20701 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20701 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10522 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10522 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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