Designed for students seeking intensive and specialized professional training in chamber music (available in violin, viola, cello, and double bass). Applicants must possess a master’s degree in music or its equivalent, along with substantial solo and ensemble repertoire.
The Specialist in Music in Chamber Music requires a minimum of 30 credits. Coursework to include:
- Private lessons
- Ensemble participation
- Non-performance SMTD electives
Two full ensemble chamber music performances (minimum 70 minutes of music each) featuring a variety of chamber music showing programmatic & stylistic depth & breadth.
For requirement details, please see the Degree Requirements and Term-by-Term Layout for Current Students.
How To Apply
- Apply to U-M via the SMTD Graduate Application by December 1
- Submit an SMTD Artistic Profile by December 1 for a live audition
- Have all supplemental materials sent to SMTD
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- Chamber Music
- Matthew Albert chair, violin/viola
- Associated Faculty