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Music Performance - Classical Guitar Performance

Illinois State University

48 months
Duration
53686 USD/year
53686 USD/year
30638 USD/year
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About

Students who choose Music Performance - Classical Guitar Performance at Illinois State University can anticipate becoming a professional musician. Music Performance graduates should be willing to work flexible hours with an income equal to that of an entrepreneur.

Overview

Music Performance students should expect to spend the majority of their academic career rehearsing and practicing for the numerous performance opportunities here at Illinois State and at local performance venues. Among many other requirements, ensemble participation and solo recitals are an essential part of the plan of study.

Why study Music Performance?

Professional classical music performers typically perform in professional, military, and civic music organizations and teach private music lessons. To gain admittance into the Music program at Illinois State, one must have extensive background in classical music and must complete a classical music entrance audition.

Majoring in Music Performance - Classical Guitar Performance at Illinois State University provides students with a sense of aesthetics and an understanding of human expression valuable to musicians in any performance venue.

Students find greatest success when they pursue graduate studies in music.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Music Studies: Music Literature

  • Music Theory

  • Group Instruction In Basic Musicianship

  • Group Instruction In Piano: Level II Music Majors

  • World Arts: Music - Music Majors

  • Jazz-Rock Aural Skills

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • High school courses completed
  • Grade point average
  • SAT/ACT scores and subscores (if submitted)
  • Optional academic personal statement
  • You’ll be required to submit a self-reported grade point average.
  • English proficiency score
  • Complete your application for admission, including selecting an audition date—we'll email you with a confirmation for your audition.
  • Refer to the suggested repertoire recommendations for each music studio to prepare for your audition. You may want to also contact the respective applied faculty member for further information about the audition.
    • Visit your portal to upload:
      • a letter of recommendation from a music professional
      • a music resume

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    53686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26843 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    53686 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26843 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    30638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15319 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Normal

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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