Please tell us if you are a domestic or international student so we can show you the right course details. This basic training is completed by large and small ensemble modules and specific modules for each speciality: major instruments and historical instruments, singing and historical singing, composition, orchestral conducting, choral conducting, music at school, and music and musicology in partnership with the University of Geneva’s Musicology Unit.
Collaboration and creativity are cornerstones of the School of Music, and our students improvise and collaborate with each other and with faculty across campus, building upon a powerful foundation that includes theory, musicianship, history, music and recording technology, music business, the liberal arts, and entrepreneurial activities, in order to create a style and creative voice that’s all their own.
While visiting the neighborhood, you will walk the tree lined street, where trolley’s used to travel, marvel at unique architecture, from turn of the century Victorian” to Arts and Craft designs and observe the diversity mix of its proud neighbors, who yearly volunteer to be your hosts for the festival.
In addition, students in music courses and arts administration courses study the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Ballet and other musical ensembles, attending performances as part of courses and meeting with individuals from those organizations.
Students in the Department of Art and Music fulfill independent learning and internship requirements in a variety of ways, including recent placements in the American Paintings department and the Islamic department of the Museum of Fine Arts, the Handel and Haydn Society, Art New England , The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, as well as galleries and community arts organizations.