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Bachelor of Music in Music Composition

Bachelor of Music in Music Composition

University of Delaware

Newark Campus, Newark, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    531-540
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
  • Duration 48 months
This program provides students with a unique opportunity to develop their own musical language and ideas as composers and performers. Student composers the possibility to develop their musical craft under the private instruction of composition faculty. Opportunities for students to hear their compositions performed are many and varied, as are the opportunities to participate in master classes, workshops, reading/recording sessions, new music concerts and new music ensembles. Students also interact with a wide variety of guest composers, performers and ensembles during their residencies on the UD campus. Composition students become members of the UD Society of Composers, Inc. Student Chapter. New Music Delaware, a university faculty ensemble and event organization with a highly successful forty-year history, is also dedicated to performing and promoting the works of living composers. Typical career paths: Paths chosen by our graduates in music include: teaching in elementary/secondary school or in a studio/conservatory setting: performing as a soloist, chamber, choral, church, or orchestral musician; continuing with graduate-level study; composing or arranging musical works; teaching in a college or university; and pursuing careers in music librarianship, music therapy, music publishing, or business-related areas of the music industry.