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

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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 2011, Winter 2012, Summer 2012

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 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 2011, Winter 2012

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 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 2011, Winter 2012

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.

Required Courses (32 credits)

24-32 credits

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 2011

    Instructors: Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Kyoko Hashimoto (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 2011, Winter 2012

    Instructors: Kyoko Hashimoto (Fall) Sara Laimon, Matt Haimovitz, Kyoko Hashimoto (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 2011, Winter 2012

    Instructors: Denise Lupien, Joshua Rager, Yai-Yun Huang, Fabrice Marandola, Erik Eriksson, James Box (Fall) Kyoko Hashimoto (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: Winter 2012

    Instructors: Denise Lupien, Yai-Yun Huang, Erik Eriksson, Pierre Beaudry, Joshua Rager (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 2011

    Instructors: William Porter (Fall)

    • 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: Winter 2012

    Instructors: William Porter (Winter)

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

OR

four terms of 1.5 hours per week of Performance Tutorials:

Voice candidates only: four terms of Vocal Repertoire Coaching:

  • MUIN 700 Doctoral Repertoire Coaching 1 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual tutorial coaching sessions in repertoire, with emphasis on musical and linguistic nuance.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2011-2012 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.

  • MUIN 701 Doctoral Repertoire Coaching 2 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual tutorial coaching sessions in repertoire, with emphasis on musical and linguistic nuance.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2011-2012 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.

  • MUIN 702 Doctoral Repertoire Coaching 3 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual tutorial coaching sessions in repertoire, with emphasis on musical and linguistic nuance.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2011-2012 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.

  • MUIN 703 Doctoral Repertoire Coaching 4 (2 credits)

    Offered by: Performance (Schulich School of Music)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    Practical Instrument : Individual tutorial coaching sessions in repertoire, with emphasis on musical and linguistic nuance.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2011-2012 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2011-2012 academic year.

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—2011-2012 (last updated Aug. 17, 2011) (disclaimer)