Taught course

Music (Performance Practice pathway)

Institution
University of York · Department of Music
Qualifications
MA

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Entry requirements

The applicant is expected to have (or about to ontain) a 2:1 or equivalent in Music or another relevant discipline. We will also consider your application if you have a 2:2 honours degree and relevant professional experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Whatever your specialism, this pathway gives you the opportunity for in-depth research into the aspects of performance which interest you most.

You'll work with academics and teachers with extensive knowledge in a wide range of repertoire, allowing you to explore your chosen area of study in depth. Regular workshops and performance opportunities will provide valuable feedback and allow you to expand your repertoire and improve your performance skills and understanding of musical style.

Previous students have gone on to professional performing careers or to further study on performance courses. This pathway is also an excellent preparation for students wanting to progress to research degrees in performance.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Professor Peter Seymour
Email
peter.seymour@york.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1904 322431