In addition to lessons and master classes, the department offers keyboard literature, piano pedagogy, piano four-hands and duo repertoire, chamber music, collaborative performance with singers and other instrumentalists and harpsichord training. The Piano program of Cleveland Institute of Music is designed to develop skilled performers familiar with the vast piano repertoire, performance practices and interpretive traditions; and integrate the great traditions of the past with the demands of the music profession in the 21st century.
An All-Steinway School with over 100 Steinways, CIM provides a limited number of Student Apartment Pianos for at-home practice use.
CIM students have unique access to The Cleveland Orchestra - able to attend both rehearsals and performances.
The program is designed to develop advanced competencies and musicianship for the qualified student including advanced and refined technique, enhanced musical knowledge and skills, and increased ability to communicate artistically so as to demonstrate professional capability in the chosen area of concentration. Through their studies, students gain increased knowledge and skills in one of more fields of music outside the major such as music theory, history, musicology or performance practice. Students also gain increased knowledge of repertory and historical performance practice.
More informationVisit official programme website
- Performance Lessons/Recital
- Music Theory
- Music History
- Music Elective
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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DisciplinesMusic View 969 other Masters in Music in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Apply online
- A $110 nonrefundable application fee is submitted online with the application
- Prescreen video
- All applicants must upload a performance resume within the application
- Current college or university
- Any previously attended college or university
- The GRE (Graduate Record Examination) is not required
- Two letters of recommendation
- Applicants auditioning for the bachelor of music will take an online theory examination
- Live Audition
- Applicants from countries where English is not an official language must submit TOEFL or IELTS English language scores
International40000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 40000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National40000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 40000 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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