University of Manitoba

University of Manitoba



Room 268, Drake Centre, 181 Freedman Crescent

Winnipeg, MB






Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The graduate program in Music (M.Mus.) offers three areas of concentration: Performance Composition Choral or Instrumental Conducting The emphasis is upon full professional preparation in a strong academic context. Students in each area are eligible to be considered for training with local professional organizations. In addition, students must have reading knowledge of one language other than English upon graduation (normally French, German or Italian). Entrance to the Master of Music programs is by application and audition. Please note that each concentration requires varied application material. Students who are admitted to the Masters Program will write a separate theory diagnostic exam before classes commence. We offer: Individualized attention Two hours of private instruction time per week An apprenticeship program with professional arts organizations The opportunity to work with both large and small ensembles World-renowned faculty who are outstanding performers and instructors The Tache Arts Complex, a state of the art music facility, is scheduled to open in 2014. Our Programs: The skills and experience needed to prepare for a wide range of music and music-related careers An outstanding academic/performance curriculum A collaborative and stimulating learning environment Broad exposure to a wide range of classical and jazz styles taught by leading experts Instruction in all orchestral, band, jazz, instrumental and vocal areas Our Faculty: Internationally acclaimed artist-teachers and scholars who share a passion for teaching and are committed to excellence and student success A growing endowment providing substantial scholarship and bursary assistance - over $320,000 in 2010-2011 alone! High academic standards Numerous opportunities for performance A small conservatory atmosphere offering individualized attention within a large and dynamic research University Located in one of Canada's most culturally vibrant and artistically diverse cities


no accreditation exists for this program

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

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