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Instrumental or Choral Conducting

The University of Texas at San Antonio

Master
24 months
Duration
25078 USD/year
25078 USD/year
8246 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

 The Master of Music degree is designed to develop and foster high achievement in performance and teaching; to prepare the student for a career as a performer, conductor, or educator; or to serve as a basis for pursuing doctoral studies in music.

Overview

Students in all emphases are required to take placement examinations in music theory, aural skills, and music history and, where appropriate, complete the corresponding review classes before taking graduate topics courses in music history and music theory. Students in the vocal performance and vocal pedagogy and performance emphases are required to take a vocal pedagogy placement examination and, where appropriate, complete a vocal pedagogy review class before enrolling in the pedagogy of musical performance course.Students in the vocal performance, vocal pedagogy and performance, and choral conducting emphases are required to take diagnostic examinations in French, German, Italian, and English lyric diction. If the student is found deficient in any one of the languages, the appropriate course(s) will be required. The student’s advisor will counsel the student in correcting deficiencies and selecting courses for the student’s degree program. Placement examinations are administered on official audition days.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Topics in Music Theory
  • Introduction to Music Research
  • Topics in Music History
  • Rehearsal Techniques
  • Music Performance–Performance Emphasis 
  • Recital
  • Ensemble Repertoire
  • Recital Document
  • Rehearsal Techniques
  • Music Performance–Performance Emphasis
  • Recital
  • Ensemble Repertoire
  • Recital Document

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

In addition to satisfying the University-wide admission requirements, applicants are expected to hold the Bachelor of Music degree or Bachelor of Music Education degree with a major in their intended area of graduate emphasis or the equivalent, submit three recommendations from established professionals commenting on the appropriateness of graduate study in music for the applicant, complete a statement of intent concerning graduate school, and successfully complete one of the following: Audition in person or provide a recent video (DVD or private YouTube link) demonstrating the level of mastery in a rehearsal or performance situation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25078 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    25078 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 25078 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8246 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8246 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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