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About

The Master of Music in Performance at Catholic University of America is available in the following tracks: Chamber Music (Piano), orchestral instruments/guitar, piano, vocal accompanying, and vocal performance.

Overview

The applicant's undergraduate degree program should be in piano performance (or the equivalent). In addition to meeting the general requirements for admission to the Departments of Music, a student who wishes to major in Chamber Music (Piano) at Catholic University of America must pass an audition before the piano faculty. 

This will include solo literature and chamber music, and sight reading. All entering graduate students in the Master of Music degree program in chamber music must take the Music Theory Placement Examination and the Music History Placement Examination.

Minor in Latin American Music

Requirements listed above apply, with the following exceptions:

  • Among the core courses, six semester hours of Latin American music electives replace Music in the Classical Period and Music in the Romantic Period.
  • Among the core electives, electives in Latin American music may be included as appropriate and as approved by the adviser.
  • A significant portion of the student's performance repertoire for juries and recitals must consist of music by Latin American composers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Two chamber music recitals (MUS 941 x2) and one piano-vocal program (MUS 941A) are required.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Every International applicant needs to return a completed application.
  • Submit a $60 nonrefundable application fee. Payment must be in the form of a check or money order payable in U.S. currency to The Catholic University of America.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency
  • Submit confirmation of financial support
  • Submit secondary school report with translated transcripts
  • Receive your admission packet with visa information
  • Secondary School Report
  • Official/Attested Copy of Transcripts
  • The applicant's undergraduate degree program should be in piano performance (or the equivalent).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    52190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26095 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    52190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26095 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

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