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About

The Orchestral Performance programme from Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama is offered on the following instruments: Bassoon, Cello, Clarinet, Double Bass, Flute, French Horn, Harp, Oboe, Percussion & Timpani, Tenor / Bass Trombone, Trumpet, Tuba, Viola and Violin.

Overview

For entry to the MMus Orchestral Performance course at Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, you must apply via UCAS Conservatoires. 

Overview

  • 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

Courses include: 
  • Orchestral Performance 
  • The Professional Musician 
  • Psychology of Collaborative Performance
  • Research Project or Reflecting on Performance
  • Advanced Teaching Skills
  • Advanced Outreach Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Entry is by audition and candidates should be able to demonstrate a level of performance ability appropriate for professional training. 
  • Minimum entry requirements usually include a 2:1 degree in music or an equivalent qualification. 
  • Candidates who have been studying or working in another field will be considered.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21962 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21962 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    11163 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11163 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Cardiff

628 - 1066 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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