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Composition, B.Mus.

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New York City, NY, United States
Nyack’s Music Composition program is designed to prepare qualified students for careers in composition and arranging.  Students are also prepared for graduate studies in these fields.

Overview

Why Study Music Composition at Nyack?

  • Instruction in theory, form, analysis, and orchestration
  • Freedom in compositional styles and forms
  • Top new music experiences in New York City
  • Training in conducting
  • Premieres of new compositions on campus and recordings
  • Music electives that provide the freedom to focus on individual interests

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Music Theory, Analysis, and Ear Training
  • Music History and Literature
  • Music Technology and Studio Recording
  • Music and Worship
  • Composition, Orchestration, and Improvisation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    523

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Tuition Fee

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    25000 USD/year
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    25000 USD/year
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
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Funding

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