Search Distance learning MA Programs in Composition 2019
Artistic individuals and those who are involved in music may have an interest in studying composition. In this field, students learn how to write, compose, and create their own original pieces of music as well as develop their creative talents in other musical ventures.
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University of Birmingham - College of Arts and Law
The Music MA is a flexible programme designed to cater for those with a wide range of interests and specialisms. It is conceived as a 'next step' after the undergraduate
The Music MA is a flexible programme designed to cater for those with a wide range of interests and specialisms. It is conceived as a 'next step' after the undergraduate degree, either as a stepping stone to research, as a qualification for teaching in the FE sector or simply to satisfy a thirst for development. There are 10 specialist pathways that you can choose from across musicology, composition and performance; each includes a range of core and optional taught modules and you will complete the course with a dissertation, recital or composition portfolio.
Music MA: Electroacoustic composition/sonic art pathway
The Electroacoustic Composition/Sonic Art pathway invites you to help map out the next steps in Birmingham’s thirty-year history as a world leader in the area of electroacoustic music composition and presentation. A solid grounding in the field, its aesthetics and traditions are augmented by instruction in the latest techniques and technology. You will also have the opportunity to work with BEAST (Birmingham ElectroAcoustic Sound Theatre), our acclaimed 100-channel sound diffusion system....
Songwriting remains one of the UK’s biggest exports, with UK music stronger than ever. Popular song is the heart of the industry; global demand for new songs is high. Foc
Refine your professional song portfolio and unique songwriting 'voice' on our Songwriting Master's degree.
Write your songs from day one, and develop the skills of creative critique in a supportive yet dynamic environment.
Prepare yourself for a range of internationalised, professional futures in music and its wider industries.
Benefit from a pioneering curriculum, taught by professional, published songwriters and performers.
Songwriting remains one of the UK’s biggest exports, with UK music stronger than ever. Popular song is the heart of the industry, and global demand for new songs is high. On our MA Songwriting, you will nurture your musical creativity, focus and develop your professional portfolio, forge new collaborative networks, and engage in research designed to support your career as a songwriter....