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Strings, Harp and Guitar

Northwestern University

24 months
Duration
56907 USD/year
56907 USD/year
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About

The Strings, Harp and Guitar program at Northwestern University has assembled one of the finest string faculties in the nation. Each teacher is recognized not only for performing ability and scholarship but also for a love of the creative process that transforms a talented young instrumentalist into an accomplished professional musician.

Overview

The Strings, Harp and Guitar program at Northwestern University offers students valuable performing experiences by participating in weekly studio classes with faculty and peers. 

Program highlights

String majors select from a wide variety of professional studies courses, including a comprehensive program in string orchestral studies, lute and guitar history and literature, guitar pedagogy, harp orchestral studies, and harp pedagogy. In addition to a bachelor of music, master of music, and doctor of musical arts degrees, the Bienen School of Music offers students the opportunity to pursue dual degree programs with other schools in the University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional studies
  • String Orchestral Studies
  • Lute and Guitar History and Literature
  • Guitar Pedagogy
  • Harp Orchestral Studies
  • Harp Pedagogy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
85

Credits

60 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
85

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate Application, including the non-refundable application fee of $75 
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Individual program requirements
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56907 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56907 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    56907 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56907 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Evanston

1100 - 1500 USD /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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