Master of Music
You want to know everything about Music? From history to technology, this Masters covers it all!

Master of Music

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Specialisations and contents of a Master of Music

If you are interested in following the Masters programme in Music, you need a university degree in a similar field of study and a classic instruments training. The study usually combines music performance, own compositions, and conducting or teaching.

You study music history, music therapy, music pedagogy, and music technology – representing the four building blocks of your study. Moreover, the universities support your instrumental performance to a greater or a lesser extent depending on the specialisation you choose. In any case, the Master of Music takes two years to completion.

To be accepted at universities or colleges of music, you need to pass an entrance test. Due to the great variety within the Masters programmes itself, be aware which aspects you plan to focus upon.

Career Options after the perfection of the Masters programme in Music

The degree prepares you to be a professional performer, conductor, composer, and teacher. You can find several employments in the following exemplary fields:

  • Concert and cultural management
  • Professional musician
  • Music therapist
  • Teaching of music
  • Researcher in the field of musicology

These universities and colleges provide such Masters degree:

    study programmes     universities
  M.A. Musiktherapie   comprehensive profile   Theologische Hochschule Friedensau
  Musicology     University of Manchester
  Music Therapy     Anglia Ruskin University
  Music     King's College London
  Music and the Creative Economy     Kingston University
  Music (MA)     Bangor University
  Music     University of Liverpool
  Composition for Film/Television     University of West London
  Composition     Birmingham City University
  Electronic and Computer Music     University of Leeds
  Sound and Music Computing     Queen Mary University of London
  Music (Contemporary Music Studies)     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Musical Composition     University of Birmingham
  Arts Administration and Cultural Policy: Music Pathway     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Performance Practices     De Montfort University
  Performance     Bangor University
  Performance     University of Leeds
  Music Production     Leeds Beckett University
  Music     University of Cambridge
  Music (Research)     University of Bristol
  Music and Sonic Media     University of Sussex
  Music Performance     University of Chichester
  Sonic Arts     University of Sheffield
  Music Education     Kingston University
  Composing for Film and Television     University of West London
  Sound and Music Computing with Industrial Experience     Queen Mary University of London
  Conducting (Choral or Orchestral)     Birmingham City University
  Sound Design     Leeds Beckett University
  Musicology     Birmingham City University
  Popular Music     University of Chester
  Early Music     Bangor University
  Fine Art     Bangor University
  Performance     Bath Spa University
  Music (Performance)     University of Oxford
  MBA for Music & Creative Industries     Henley Business School
  Production of Popular Music     Kingston University
  Music Industry Studies     University of Liverpool
  Creative Practice     Goldsmiths, University of London
  Applied Psychology of Music     University of Leeds
  Music - including composition and performance (MPhil)     Bangor University
  ...     ...

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