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Postgraduate Music Performance and Playing in Birmingham

51 degrees at 4 universities in Birmingham.

MA Music: Performance Practice pathway

MA Music: Performance Practice pathway

This course is for those wishing to study performance practice post-1800 will benefit from access to these facilities, as well as period-specific resources. For those wishing to study mid- and late-19th...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Advanced Performance 2- Core
  • Advanced Performance 1- Core
  • Introduction to Musicology- Core
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Music Performance Practice PhD

Music Performance Practice PhD

Uniquely, we offer degrees in performance practice at MA by Research and PhD levels, which allows performers of a proven ability to develop their work on historically-informed performances of western art music. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Music Performance Practice MA by Research

Music Performance Practice MA by Research

Uniquely, we offer degrees in performance practice at MA by Research and PhD levels, which allows performers of a proven ability to develop their work on historically-informed performances of western art music. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4,320 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,160 per year (UK/EU)

Music (Choral Conducting pathway) MA

Music (Choral Conducting pathway) MA

This unique MA programme in Choral Conducting is directed by Professor Simon Halsey CBE and is in association with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and its internationally renowned choruses and conductors. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

MA Music: Performance pathway

MA Music: Performance pathway

The Department of Music is one of the most distinguished in the UK, with a history stretching back to 1905 when Edward Elgar was appointed the University’s first Professor of Music and looking forward...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music: Instrumental/Vocal Composition pathway MA

Music: Instrumental/Vocal Composition pathway MA

This programme combines a solid grounding in the creative history and technique of Western art music with the latest twenty first century compositional techniques. Instruction in practical aspects - for...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music: Open Pathway with Performance MA

Music: Open Pathway with Performance MA

Music as a discipline is more diverse than ever, and musicians and scholars in the 21st century must be prepared to navigate amongst numerous streams of practice and research. The MA Music Open Pathway...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £10,000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,000 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Music: Open Pathway without Performance MA

Music: Open Pathway without Performance MA

Music as a discipline is more diverse than ever, and musicians and scholars in the twenty first century must be prepared to navigate amongst numerous streams of practice and research. ...Read more
(3.8)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £9,250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,625 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Orchestral Performance (Strings) PgDip

Orchestral Performance (Strings) PgDip

This course is developed in partnership with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO), our MMus and PgDip courses in Orchestral Performance are for advanced level string players considering professional...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Professional Performance - Advanced PgDip (Post-Masters Level 8)

Professional Performance - Advanced PgDip (Post-Masters Level 8)

Overview Our Advanced Postgraduate Diploma (APD) is at post-masters level and is ideal for you if you are an advanced postgraduate performer who already has a Masters degree and are beginning to accept...Read more
(5)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £10,100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £5,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Orchestral Conducting PGDip

Orchestral Conducting PGDip

This Orchestral Conducting PGDip course provides the technical training, collaborative opportunities and podium time necessary to help you prepare for a career as a professional conductor. ...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Choral Conducting PGDip

Choral Conducting PGDip

This Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) Choral Conducting courses provide the technical training, collaborative opportunities and podium time necessary to help you prepare for a career as a professional conductor. ...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Vocal Performance MMus

Vocal Performance MMus

Overview Whether youre a recent graduate or returning to study after a break, our postgraduate programmes in Vocal Performance provide you with advanced-level training in singing. Youre encouraged and...Read more
(5)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £5,400 per year (UK/EU)

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Experimental Performance PGDip

Experimental Performance PGDip

This Experimental Performance PGDip course provides you with a unique opportunity to undertake independent artistic projects in a fully supportive environment. Available for the first time in September...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Choral Conducting MMus

Choral Conducting MMus

This Choral Conducting courses provide the technical training, collaborative opportunities and podium time necessary to help you prepare for a career as a professional conductor. Royal Birmingham Conservatoire...Read more
(3.7)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Part time degree: £5,400 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Instrumental Performance -PgCert

Instrumental Performance -PgCert

Overview Whether youre a recent graduate or returning to study after a break, our postgraduate courses in Instrumental Performance provide you with advanced-level training in your principal study area,...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Part time degree: £2,700 per year (UK/EU)

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Vocal Performance PGCert

Vocal Performance PGCert

In this Vocal Performance PGCert course you will encouraged and enabled to increase your experience as a performer and to broaden your repertoire, though you can also take the opportunity to specialise if you wish. ...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Part time degree: £2,700 per year (UK/EU)

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Orchestral Conducting PGDip

Orchestral Conducting PGDip

The Postgraduate Diploma (PgDip) Orchestral Conducting courses provide the technical training, collaborative opportunities and podium time necessary to help you prepare for a career as a professional conductor. ...Read more
(3.7)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Instrumental Performance - PgDip

Instrumental Performance - PgDip

Overview Whether youre a recent graduate or returning to study after a break, our postgraduate courses in Instrumental Performance provide you with advanced-level training in your principal study area,...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Vocal Performance PGDip

Vocal Performance PGDip

In this Vocal Performance PGDip course you will encouraged and enabled to increase your experience as a performer and to broaden your repertoire, though you can also take the opportunity to specialise if you wish. ...Read more
(5)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £8,500 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £4,050 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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