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MAMusic Performance Studies

Tuition fee £16,000 per year
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This course is for advanced musicians who want to develop their performance skills to the highest level while exploring repertoire in terms of performing style and historical context.

Practical performance work will be supported by individual instrumental tuition and complemented by studies in musical analysis, history and research skills, as well as optional modules across Music Management, World Music, Music Psychology and Composition.

Students receive individual tuition on their instrument (24 lessons per year) and have opportunities to participate in masterclasses with visiting artists.

Throughout the course students will be given every opportunity to perform, whether informally within the department or in public recitals.

Programme structure


Individual lessons with teachers


Assessment takes a variety of forms such as recitals and essays.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 20, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States