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Graduate Program

Instrumental

Master of Music in Performance
Master of Music in Performance degree is offered for violin, viola, violoncello, double bass, guitar, flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, saxophone, trumpet, horn, trombone, baritone, tuba, and percussion. Download the MM in Performance (Instrumental)

Master Of Music In Performance - Instrumental Conducting
30 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Performance - Instrumental Conducting is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate ability in conducting and who have had experience conducting church, school, and/or community programs. Candidates for the MM degree must hold an appropriate undergraduate degree in music. Download the MM in Instrumental Conducting Handbook

Keyboard

Master Of Music In Performance - Organ
30 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Performance - Organ is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate performing ability and possess an appropriate undergraduate degree. If the degree is in an area other than the area of intended graduate study, no more than twelve hours of remediation will be required in organ-related studies. Download the MM in Performance (Organ) Handbook

Master Of Music - Piano Pedagogy
36 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate performing ability and possess an appropriate undergraduate degree. Applicants without a degree in piano can be admitted to the piano pedagogy program only if they demonstrate equivalent background in piano and if no more than twelve credits of remediation would be required. Download the MM in Piano Pedagogy Handbook

Master Of Music In Performance - Piano, Harpsichord
30 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Performance - Piano, Harpsichord is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate performing ability and possess an appropriate undergraduate degree. If the degree is in an area other than the area of intended graduate study, no more than twelve hours of remediation will be required in keyboard-related studies. Download the MM in Piano / Harpsichord Handbook

Voice & Choral

Master Of Music In Performance - Voice
30 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Performance-Vocal is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate performing ability and possess an appropriate undergraduate degree. If the degree is in an area other than the area of intended graduate study, no more than twelve hours of remediation will be required in vocal-related studies (diction, voice lessons, etc.). Download the MM in Voice and Choral Handbook

Master Of Music In Performance - Choral Conducting
30 Semester Hours
The Master of Music in Performance - Choral Conducting is designed for those who can demonstrate appropriate ability in conducting and who have had experience conducting church, school, and/or community programs. Candidates for the MM degree must hold an appropriate undergraduate degree in music. Download the MM in Choral Conducting Handbook

Graduate Handbook

The Handbook is provided for music students as a guide in program planning for graduate studies in the West Chester University School of Music. It furnishes a summary of requirements and procedures needed for the successful completion of the degrees of Master of Music and Master of Arts.