Music, Master | Bard College | Cambridge, United States
24 months
47700 USD/year
47700 USD/year
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You’re ready to take a deep dive academically and artistically in this two-year Master of Music program from Bard College.


Longy’s innovative Catalyst Curriculum pairs musical excellence with a focus on the skills you’ll need to become a professional musician: the ability to design experiences, produce projects, and engage audiences with exceptional musical encounters. 

Learning outcomes

Dedicated career coaching will help guide your studies and prepare you for what comes after graduation from the Master of Music degree of Bard College.

Programme Structure

Major areas include: 

  • Brass and Woodwinds
  • Composition
  • Historical Performance
  • Jazz and Contemporary Music
  • Organ
  • Piano and Collaborative Piano and more

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

After the January 5 application deadline, Longy processes applications on a rolling basis.


36 SCH

36-36.5 credits 


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree, post-secondary conservatory diploma, or demonstrated equivalent credential required
  • Academic and performance record demonstrating the capacity to excel in full-time studies
  • Applicants in performance must present an audition
  • Artistic Résumé
  • Personal Statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • English Proficiency Scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    47700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47700 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    47700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 47700 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Cambridge

1814 - 3756 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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