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A Masters degree is an academic degree awarded to individuals who successfully denote a higher level of expertise. There are two main types of Masters - taught and research.

Musicology is the training, study, and practice of performing and composing music. Musicologists devote their time to understanding the origins of music, learning about the historical and cultural implications of music, and uncovering the structure involved in creating and arranging music.

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Master of Music – Jazz Studies and Arranging

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full-time 2 years Open Enrollment USA Wayne

The jazz studies concentration offers a high-level experience in a small jazz ensemble and solo performance, arranging and composition, improvisation, and instrumental/vocal performance skills. In addition, William Paterson jazz students have access to high-level, primary source studies available only in the New York area, and to current pedagogical techniques in improvisation and arranging. A deeper level of study arises from the following: added historical and theoretical background (in the Western European tradition, as well as in jazz); primary source research and graduate-level writing opportunities uniquely available in jazz; current technological innovations as they relate to jazz; and application of these issues to pedagogical techniques in higher education and/or public schools.