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Contemporary Performance (Production Concentration)

Berklee College of Music (Valencia Campus)

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
43818 USD/year
43818 USD/year
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The Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Production Concentration) at Berklee College Valencia is designed to give advanced instrumentalists and vocalists of any style the confidence and skills in performance and production technology to take their careers to the next level.

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Overview

The Master of Music in Contemporary Performance (Production Concentration) at Berklee College Valencia is distinctly contemporary in its content and approach, and embraces the principal musical movements of our time, allowing students to master their own style while discovering others. Students develop a strong artistic identity through frequent performance opportunities, private instruction, ensembles, and studio recordings. 

Throughout the program, students become adept at pre-production, recording, and mixing processes through ample firsthand experience in state-of-the-art studios—ready to meet the unique demands facing the artist of tomorrow.

Program Highlights

Contemporary Approach

The program is style-independent and is open to advanced performers from a wide variety of genres and styles, such as jazz, Latin, world music, pop, rock, classical, electronic and fusion, among others. Through hands-on playing and recording experience, you'll expand your musical horizons and learn to work with diverse and dynamic musicians.

Production Technology

Students spend ample time on pre-production, recording and mixing processes in our state-of-the-art recording studios and scoring stage designed by the Walters-Storyk Design Group. By the end of the program, you'll feel confident in any studio setting.

Live and Recorded Performance

Through private instruction, ensembles, the performance forum, and frequent performance opportunities, students work with faculty and visiting artists to develop their artistic identity to shine on stage or in the studio.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Production Concepts for the Contemporary Performer
  • Masters Performance Forum: Production
  • Private Instruction 
  • Contemporary Ensemble
  • The Artist as a Startup
  • Masters Advanced Performance Forum: Production
  • Applied Advanced Production Projects

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 ECTS

Total Credits: 40/41 with optional internship

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.
80
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

  • Applicants should possess a bachelor's degree in music. Bachelor's degrees in other disciplines will be considered, provided the student demonstrates a high degree of musicianship.
  •  Applicants should demonstrate strong working knowledge of harmony, leadership qualities, sequencing skills, ensemble experience, motivation, intellectual curiosity, and the promise of great achievement in their area of study.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43818 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    43818 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43818 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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