The Performance program of University of Victoria, British Columbia has an experienced faculty in internationally renowned ensembles while maintaining careers as solo and chamber musicians. Graduate students receive similar training, combining expert coaching in small, large, and solo genres of performance.
Our faculty also arrange performance opportunities with professional ensembles for our students on a regular basis.
The academic side of our program is also unique. Many of our academic faculty have performance backgrounds and maintain active careers as professional and studio musicians. Our academic seminars are designed with performers in mind, providing broad training in topics important for interpreters of historical and contemporary music.
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- Seminar in Performance Pratices
- Seminar in Performance of New Music
- Seminar in Contemporary Composition and Performance
- University Orchestra
- University Wind Symphony
- Don Wright Symphonic Winds
- Start by reviewing the graduate school admission requirements; then view the additional requirements for our graduate music programs.
- Some programs have audition requirements.
- Applicants are generally expected to have a BMus or BA in Music.
- Applicants should have at least a B+ (or 6/9) average during the last two years of undergraduate study; all students must meet the University minimum academic requirements.
- Most of our degrees require two years of resident study, a final project/recital, and an oral examination (see our detailed course requirements).
- English language proficiency (international students)
International5160 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2580 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National4022 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 2011 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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