51 Master's Degrees in Performing Arts 2020

Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized re… Read more

Master-level studies involve specialized study in a field of research or an area of professional practice. Earning a master’s degree demonstrates a higher level of mastery of the subject. Earning a master’s degree can take anywhere from a year to three or four years. Before you can graduate, you usually must write and defend a thesis, a long paper that is the culmination of your specialized research.

Studying the performing arts can be as much an academic pursuit as it is a technical one. Explore the depths of the theory and practice of dance, theater, music and performance art in one interdisciplinary field.

Master in Performing Arts

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Sidcup, United Kingdom + 3 More

The MA/MFA International Theatre Practice and Performance aims to inspire the theatre and performance artists of tomorrow and appeal to those committed to the creation of thei ... Read more

The MA/MFA International Theatre Practice and Performance aims to inspire the theatre and performance artists of tomorrow and appeal to those committed to the creation of their own work – whether as actors, directors or writers for the stage. The journey of the programme covers all three areas. Read less
Master
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
13 months
English
Campus
 
Hull, United Kingdom

The MMus programme is sector-leading, allowing unequaled specialisation and mixing of interests in a wide variety of areas including performance, composition (acoustic, electr ... Read more

The MMus programme is sector-leading, allowing unequaled specialisation and mixing of interests in a wide variety of areas including performance, composition (acoustic, electroacoustic, sonic arts), conducting, music technology, recording, production, pedagogy, film music, aesthetics, philosophy, semiotics, historical and critical musicology, jazz studies, popular music studies, music psychology, theory and analysis. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
01 Aug 2020
English
Campus
 
Surry Hills, Australia

The Master of Music at AMPA is designed to provide graduate students with the opportunity to enter the music industry at a more elite level by further developing and specializ ... Read more

The Master of Music at AMPA is designed to provide graduate students with the opportunity to enter the music industry at a more elite level by further developing and specializing their performance and composition skills. Read less
Master
01 Jan 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
New York, USA

Prepare to work in fast-evolving fields such as sound engineering, software development, and multimedia. In this master of music program, you will study with industry leaders ... Read more

Prepare to work in fast-evolving fields such as sound engineering, software development, and multimedia. In this master of music program, you will study with industry leaders and work at major recording studios and media companies, developing your expertise in an academic program that emphasizes creative experimentation and the integration of musical and technical skills. Read less
Master
01 Jan 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
01 Oct 2019
English
Campus
 
Statesboro, USA + 2 More

Georgia Southern University’s Master of Music degree provides musicians with an opportunity to further develop and refine their musical skills. It prepares students who wish t ... Read more

Georgia Southern University’s Master of Music degree provides musicians with an opportunity to further develop and refine their musical skills. It prepares students who wish to pursue doctoral studies and provides T-5 certification to music educators who have already received or who are eligible to receive basic certification. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
31 Jul 2019
English
Campus
 
Eindhoven, Netherlands + 2 More

The Master of Music at Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts in Tilburg, the Netherlands, is an advanced degree programme for highly gifted musicians who seek a career as ... Read more

The Master of Music at Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts in Tilburg, the Netherlands, is an advanced degree programme for highly gifted musicians who seek a career as a professional performer on the international concert stage. The unique dimension of the Master of Music at Fontys is the personalized component: students receive a two-year scholarship and can tailor the program in accordance with the needs of their emerging career. Students may use their scholarship for taking courses with professors at Fontys and even with external professors and artists. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
24 months
01 May 2020
English
Campus
 
Maastricht, Netherlands

If you have completed a Bachelor of Music degree, you can take an entrance examination for the Master of Music programme (Classical Music or Jazz), which will allow you to imp ... Read more

If you have completed a Bachelor of Music degree, you can take an entrance examination for the Master of Music programme (Classical Music or Jazz), which will allow you to improve your career prospects and broaden your musical horizon. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
25 Feb 2020
English
Campus
 
Madrid, Spain + 1 More

Accede a una formación profesional de alto nivel para convertirte en productor musical. Este máster te enseñará cómo componer, producir y coordinar proyectos de música en dife ... Read more

Accede a una formación profesional de alto nivel para convertirte en productor musical. Este máster te enseñará cómo componer, producir y coordinar proyectos de música en diferentes contexto y te acercará a un entorno tecnológico en constante progresión. Una gran oportunidad para ampliar tus conocimientos sobre la industria y la producción musical contemporánea también orientada al mundo cinematográfico. Read less
Master
01 Oct 2020
Full-time
1200 hours
Spanish
Campus
 
Harrisonburg, USA + 1 More

The School of Music offers a Master of Music degree with concentration options in composition, conducting, music education, and performance. The program seeks to provide an op ... Read more

The School of Music offers a Master of Music degree with concentration options in composition, conducting, music education, and performance. The program seeks to provide an opportunity for the highest level of musical development and professional training for each student, appropriate for careers in teaching, performance, and composition of music. Conducting majors will undertake a comprehensive study of the literature of their medium, develop advanced insights into the musical ideas and structure of the major works, and refine their conducting and rehearsal skills. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Syracuse, USA

In the Setnor School of Music, our philosophy of graduate education focuses on preparing students for lifelong careers in the world of music and music education.

In the Setnor School of Music, our philosophy of graduate education focuses on preparing students for lifelong careers in the world of music and music education. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
14 months
English
Campus
 
Sydney, Australia + 1 More

Strengthen your creative practice with a robust research foundation. Take your performance to the next level.

Strengthen your creative practice with a robust research foundation. Take your performance to the next level. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
San Francisco, USA

Our program integrates experiential, didactic, and clinical courses to train students to become personally and culturally aware, attuned, and competent drama therapists and ps ... Read more

Our program integrates experiential, didactic, and clinical courses to train students to become personally and culturally aware, attuned, and competent drama therapists and psychotherapists. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Lund, Sweden + 2 More

The Master’s Programme in Music has specialisations in Composition, Guitar, Harpsichord, Jazz Improvisation, Piano, Recorder, Symphony Orchestra Instruments, and Vocal Studies ... Read more

The Master’s Programme in Music has specialisations in Composition, Guitar, Harpsichord, Jazz Improvisation, Piano, Recorder, Symphony Orchestra Instruments, and Vocal Studies or Vocal and Drama Studies. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Hamilton, New Zealand + 1 More

Studying for a Master of Music at Waikato gives you the skills you need to pursue a music career and work as a professional musician. You'll focus on musical composition or mu ... Read more

Studying for a Master of Music at Waikato gives you the skills you need to pursue a music career and work as a professional musician. You'll focus on musical composition or musical performance. Read less
Master
01 Jul 2020
Full-time
English
Campus
 
County Dublin, Ireland

This programme provides a student with an advanced introduction to the challenges and possibilities of organizing and presenting a public professional performance.

This programme provides a student with an advanced introduction to the challenges and possibilities of organizing and presenting a public professional performance. Read less
Master
01 Sep 2020
Full-time
01 Feb 2019
English
Campus