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Music Performance: Strings, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1001 (WUR) Jacksonville Beach, FL, United States
The Bachelor of Music in Strings Performance curriculum prepares students for a life in music. Graduates hold positions in all aspects of the music industry, including performing in the nation's top professional and military ensembles, composing and arranging for the industry's leading artists, touring internationally, and serving as leading pedagogues in music education. 
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Overview

Graduates hold positions in all aspects of the music industry, including performing in the nation's top professional and military ensembles, composing and arranging for the industry's leading artists, touring internationally, and serving as leading pedagogues in music education.

The School of Music provides music majors and non-music majors alike the opportunity to develop their knowledge, understanding, and ability in all aspects of music at a level relevant and appropriate to their needs and interests, and to prepare music majors for careers as performers, teachers, composers, arrangers, and professionals in the music industry and its supporting fields.

It is our hope to provide transformational learning opportunities within the scope of engaged self-reflection via practice and performance. The primary focus of our mission is the artistic enrichment of the lives of all UNF students and faculty, while promoting the University and greater Jacksonville community as ambassadors throughout the region, the nation, and the global community.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Class Piano
  • Performance Laboratory
  • Concert Attendance

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

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General Requirements

  • Prepare a solo of appropriate difficulty. Auditions should display musical maturity through expression, technique and stylistic interpretation. Solos need not be memorized but should reflect a high degree of familiarity and careful preparation by the performer. The use of an accompanist is optional, but recommended.* 
  • Auditionees will be asked to perform major and minor scales and arpeggios in various keys. 
  • Auditionees will be required to sight-read. 
  • Auditionees will be expected to demonstrate knowledge of common musical terms and symbols, keys, and time signatures. 
  • Tuition Fee

    • National

      655 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 655 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • In-State

      175 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 175 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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    • Based on : Florida Resident:$175.50 Per Credit Hour ; Non-Florida Resident:$655.63 Per Credit Hour

    Living costs for Jacksonville Beach

    • 900 - 1400 USD/month
      Living Costs

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