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Vocal Chamber Music, MM

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, CA,
The Master of Music in Vocal Chamber Music is intended as a conduit between the Bachelor of Music program and a professional career as a consort musician. Unique amongst graduate programs, it has a joint focus on practical music-making and the commercial understanding of what it takes to be a professional vocal chamber musician post-study.

About

Students will gain an in-depth understanding of the principal eras of western classical choral music and their most prominent composers, including study of contemporary performance practice, building concert and recording repertoire, recording techniques and preparation, and 360-degree analysis of professional choral music-making within a chamber context.This 32-unit masters program requires 16 units over two summer sessions, and 16 on-line units over four semesters.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Graduate Studies in Musicology
  • Graduate Studies in Music Theory
  • Graduate Seminar in Literature and Analysis
  • Conducting
  • Score Study and Analysis
  • Conducting Rehearsal Techniques
  • Recital

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    32 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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General Requirements

  • Completed Application
  • Transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Certificate of Finances
  • Graduate applicants must audition on their major instrument or voice. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1069 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1069 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1069 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1069 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Redlands

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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