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Orchestral Conducting

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

12 months
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28464 USD/year
28464 USD/year
13176 USD/year
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About

At the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, in the Orchestral Conducting program, future orchestra conductors have access to a world-class education in conducting, under the direction of Donald Schleicher, as well as a broad array of course offerings in music history and theory. 

Overview

Recent graduates of the Orchestral Conducting program at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign have won prestigious competitions, music directorships, and teaching positions around the world.

Key Features 

  • In addition to weekly podium time with a chamber ensemble in the graduate conducting seminar, graduate orchestral conductors enjoy regular opportunities to conduct all three of our orchestras. 
  • A renowned faculty in Choral Music and Wind Conducting allows for further exposure, interaction, and study in choral and wind specialities.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Orchestral Literature 
  • Counterpoint and Fugue
  • Analysis of Musical Form 
  • Regional Studies in Musicology
  • Methods of Musicology 
  • Fieldwork and Ethnography

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from every institution from which you have earned a degree
  • Three (3) Letters of Reference
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume or C.V.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28464 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 28464 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    28464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28464 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13176 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Urbana

1100 - 1500 USD /month
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