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NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development
Develop your skills as a music composer in a conservatory-like setting in this master of a music program, working closely with our faculty of internationally recognized c
Music Composition and Performance Opportunities in a Conservatory-Like Setting
Develop your skills as a music composer in a conservatory-like setting in this master of a music program, working closely with our faculty of internationally recognized composers. Specialize in traditional composition, electronic composition, or composing for film or music theatre. You will be actively involved in the performance of your work, collaborating with composers, musicians, and other artists, at NYU and throughout New York City.
Concentrations in Scoring for Film and Multimedia and Songwriting are also available.
What You'll Learn
How to compose pieces of your own design.
How to select the best practices necessary for your career in music composition.
How to integrate choreographers, visual artists, writers, filmmakers, and other scholars in other fields into your own works.
Musical, technical, and interpersonal skills through immersion into the profession – you'll be exposed to leading professionals, associations, and industry settings.
Music history and literature.