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Doctor of Music (D.Mus.); Music — Performance Studies

Offered by: Music     Degree: Doctor of Music

Program Requirements

A minimum of two years' residence is required beyond the M.Mus. in Performance, or its equivalent.

Details concerning the comprehensive examinations, composition performance, thesis and academic regulations are available from the Graduate Studies Coordinator, Schulich School of Music or from the Music Graduate Handbook (http://www.mcgill.ca/music/current-students/graduate/graduate-music-hand...).

Thesis

Recitals (36 credits)

  • MUPG 760 Doctoral Recital 1 (12 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Performance : A full-length public recital which includes a minimum of 60 minutes of music.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • MUPG 767 Doctoral Recital 2 (12 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Performance : A full-length public recital which includes a minimum of 60 minutes of music.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • MUPG 770 Doctoral Lecture - Recital Project (12 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Performance : The lecture-recital comprises a minimum of 35 minutes of music and 25 to 35 minutes of oral presentation. The examiners and audience may question the candidate following the lecture-recital. The subject and repertoire will also be treated in a project paper, submitted within two months of the lecture-recital.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Required Courses (32 credits)

24-32 credits

  • MUGS 701 Comprehensive Examination Part 1

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Graduate Faculty Music Courses : An examination that must be passed by all doctoral candidates in order to continue in the doctoral program.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • MUGS 702 Comprehensive Examination Part 2

    Offered by: Music Research (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Graduate Faculty Music Courses : An examination that must be passed by all doctoral candidates in order to continue in the doctoral program.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Six terms of one hour per week of Performance Tutorials:

  • MUIN 720 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 1 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014

    Instructors: Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sanford Sylvan, Marina Mdivani, Robert Crowley, Erik Eriksson, Lena Weman Eriksson, Tom Beghin, Simon Aldrich, Stéphane Lemelin (Fall)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 720
  • MUIN 721 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 2 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon (Fall) Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sanford Sylvan, Marina Mdivani, Robert Crowley, Erik Eriksson, Tom Beghin, Simon Aldrich, Stéphane Lemelin (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 721
  • MUIN 722 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 3 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Denise Lupien, Joshua Rager, Yai-Yun Huang, James Box, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Tom Beghin, Sanford Sylvan, Erik Eriksson, Simon Aldrich (Fall) Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 722
  • MUIN 723 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 4 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon (Fall) Denise Lupien, Yai-Yun Huang, Erik Eriksson, Pierre Beaudry, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Tom Beghin, Sanford Sylvan, Hank Knox, Simon Aldrich (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 723
  • MUIN 724 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 5 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Erik Eriksson, Denise Lupien, Andre White, James Box, Yai-Yun Huang, Fabrice Marandola, Kyoko Hashimoto, Matt Haimovitz, Sara Laimon, Hank Knox, Stéphane Lemelin, Sanford Sylvan (Fall) Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 724
  • MUIN 725 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 6 (4 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Denise Lupien, Yai-Yun Huang, Fabrice Marandola, Matt Haimovitz (Fall) Erik Eriksson, Denise Lupien, Andre White, James Box, Yai-Yun Huang, Fabrice Marandola, Kyoko Hashimoto, Sara Laimon, Stéphane Lemelin, Sanford Sylvan (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 725

OR

four terms of 1.5 hours per week of Performance Tutorials:

  • MUIN 730 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 8 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014

    Instructors: Susan Napper, Andre J Roy, Helene Plouffe, Erik Eriksson, Matt Haimovitz, Julie Emelyn Cumming, Jérôme Ducharme (Fall)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 730
  • MUIN 731 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 9 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical or interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Erik Eriksson, Ilya Poletaev (Fall) Susan Napper, Andre J Roy, Helene Plouffe, Erik Eriksson, Julie Emelyn Cumming, Jérôme Ducharme (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 731
  • MUIN 732 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 10 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Yai-Yun Huang, Andre J Roy, Helene Plouffe, Erik Eriksson, Marina Mdivani (Fall) Erik Eriksson, Ilya Poletaev (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 732
  • MUIN 733 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 11 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual instrumental or vocal tutorial. Advanced technical and interpretive training as well as recital preparation.

    Terms: Fall 2014, Winter 2015

    Instructors: Erik Eriksson, Yai-Yun Huang (Fall) Yai-Yun Huang, Andre J Roy, Helene Plouffe, Erik Eriksson, Marina Mdivani (Winter)

    • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken MUPG 733

Voice candidates only: four terms of Vocal Repertoire Coaching:

Complementary Courses (12 credits)

Four graduate-level courses (3 credits each), to be chosen from among the Faculty's course offerings in consultation with the advisory committee. Three of the four courses should be in the Department of Music Research; one of the four may be replaced with a supervised special project approved by the advisory committee and the performance graduate sub-committee.

Schulich School of Music—2014-2015 (last updated Feb. 18, 2014) (disclaimer)