Music

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  • CSUN Symphony Timpani player and timpani
  • Harpist
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  • CSUN Symphony Orchestra on stage
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Master of Music Degree

MASTER OF MUSIC Programs
Composition
Conducting (choral or instrumental)

Performance

Collaborative Piano
Instrumental
Organ
Piano
Voice

For those students anticipating study beyond the master's level the Master of Music normally leads to the D.M.A. degree. Graduate study may include intensive work in the performance area, continuing development of knowledge in music history and music analysis, philosophical and pedagogical training, and opportunities for electives and independent study in various areas of interest.

Tests Required for Admission to the Program

All students must pass an entrance audition/interview for acceptance. Please refer to the individual programs for requirements.
A Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required if cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.0; must score at or above 50th percentile on one of the three sections.