MASTERSTUDIES

17 Masters Programs in Musicology

Musicology is a science that studies music on a high academic level. It has many definitions that have different scopes: from the narrow understanding of Musicology as a study of music history of Western Culture to the broad scope of Musicology being a deep and comprehensive study of music, where the research is conducted on many levels. With a Master in Musicology, students are able to specialize in the area that is in their interests and talents. 

Some of the disciplines that help in the comprehensive study of music are cultural studies and semiotics, ethnology and cultural anthropology, psychology, neuroscience, and even mathematics can assist in cutting to the core of music. Studying various aspects in a Master in Musicology program may land the student in traditional fields of musical theory, analysis, and composition of music. But the other possible outcome of applying various methods to the study of music can be interdisciplinary studies, including linguistics, literature, theater, visual arts, religion, as well as psychology, creating a wide range of career options for graduates of Master in Musicology programs. 

As you can see, there are numerous ways to apply the knowledge that comes along with music, and the information about the Master in Musicology programs below will help you determine your specific preferences. Don't hesitate to click on the Master in Musicology program you like and contact the relevant person at the school by sending the "Request more information" form!

17 Results in Musicology Filter

Master's Degree in Musical Heritage

Universidad Internacional de Andalucía UNIA
Master
Nov 2021
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Full-time
09 Jul 2021
Spanish
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

The concern for Musical Heritage is something relatively recent and, consequently, with large gaps in the study and specialization on it, despite its importance as a starting ...

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Master in Ethnomusicology

Nanhua University Institute of International and Cross-Strait Affairs
Master
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Full-time
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2&nbsp;-&nbsp;4 years
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online

The Department of Ethnomusicology at Nanhua University was founded in 2001. In Taiwan, this department is so far the only academic institute that studies global music culture ...

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MMus Music (Musicology, Composition, Performance, Technology)

University of Hull
Master
Sep 2021
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Full-time
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Part-time
01 Aug 2021
English
Campus

The MMus programme is sector-leading, allowing unequaled specialisation and mixing of interests in a wide variety of areas including performance, composition (acoustic, electr ...

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Official Master's Degree in Musical Interpretation and Research

VIU - Universidad Internacional de Valencia
Master
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Full-time
Spanish
Online

Research and Interpretation coexist here in an interdisciplinary space, taking up the reflection of the wise masters of the past who proposed mutual dependence between the spe ...

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Master in Sacred Music

University of St Andrews
Master
06 Sep 2021
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Full-time
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Part-time
11 Aug 2021
English
Campus

The MLitt in Sacred Music offers a unique interdisciplinary formation in Sacred Music for musicians, scholars, and leaders in artistic ministry. It is taught jointly by the Sc ...

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Master in Applied Musicology

Utrecht University
MA
Sep 2021
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

The programme Applied Musicology focuses on the musical infrastructure and offers the specific knowledge and skills required for a musicologist to operate successfully within ...

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Master's Degree in Musical Research

UNIR
Master
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Part-time
Spanish
Online

With the Master in Musical Research and Online Musicology you will acquire a deep and current vision of the different tendencies in all areas of music: Musicology, Composition ...

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MA in Music

University of Birmingham - College of Arts and Law
MA
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus
Online

The Music MA is a flexible programme designed to cater to those with a wide range of interests and specialisms. It is conceived as a 'next step' after the undergraduate degree ...

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Advanced Master Contemporary Music

KASK & Conservatorium / School of Arts Gent
MA
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Full-time
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2 years
English
Campus

Those choosing the Advanced Master in Contemporary Music programme at the Royal Conservatory/School of Arts Ghent work under the guidance of the Ictus and SPECTRA contemporary ...

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Master in Music Science

Nakhchivan State University
Master
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Full-time
English
Campus

Music Science includes the history, theoretical and other areas of music. The development of music science in Azerbaijan can be attributed to two major periods: XIII-XV and XI ...

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Professional Master in Pedagogy of Music

Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy (RTTEMA)
Master
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

Ability to analyze regularities in the interpretations of different styles of musical works; objectively assess music science and composer's creative heritage; conduct scienti ...

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Master in Sound and Music Computing

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Master
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Full-time
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Part-time
English
Campus

Sound and music computing is an interdisciplinary field encompassing the entire sound communication process, from the creation and generation of sounds to their transmission a ...

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Master of Arts in Musicology

Michigan State University College of Music
MA
Sep 2021
English

Graduate Degrees are offered in Master of Arts and Master of Music. Degree opportunities include: collaborative piano, composition, conducting (wind, choral, and orchestral), ...

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Music Master's Program

Cheongju University
Master
English
Chinese
Korean

Based on undergraduate-level music theory & history, students are taught to have a deep understanding of the nature of music and its attributes with a logical approach to ...

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Master of Arts in Music

Western Michigan University
MA
Sep 2021
English

The Master of Arts in Music degree is a graduate research degree which culminates with a written thesis and a public presentation (lecture or lecture/recital). Possible areas ...

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