Requirements and Courses

Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) Music: Performance Studies

    Offered by:Music
    Degree:Doctor of Music

Program Requirement:

A minimum of two years' residence is required beyond the M.Mus. in Performance, or its equivalent.

Details concerning the comprehensive examinations, composition performance, thesis and academic regulations are available from the Graduate Studies website (http://www.mcgill.ca/music).

Thesis



    Recitals (33 credits)


    • MUPG 760 Doctoral Recital 1 12 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUPG 767 Doctoral Recital 2 12 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUPG 770 Doc. Lecture-Recital Project 9 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    Required Courses (35 credits)

    27-35 credits


    • MUGS 701 Comprehensive Exam Part 1
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUGS 702 Comprehensive Exam Part 2
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUGS 710D1 Perf. Doctoral Colloquium 1.5 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUGS 710D2 Perf. Doctoral Colloquium 1.5 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    Six terms of one hour per week of Performance Tutorials:


    • MUIN 720 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 1 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 721 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 2 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 722 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 3 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 723 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 4 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 724 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 5 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 725 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 6 4 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    OR


    four terms of 1.5 hours per week of Performance Tutorials:


    • MUIN 730 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 8 6 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 731 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 9 6 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 732 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 10 6 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 733 D.Mus. Performance Tutorial 11 6 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    Voice candidates only: four terms of Vocal Repertoire Coaching:


    • MUIN 700 Doc. Repertoire Coaching 1 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 701 Doc. Repertoire Coaching 2 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 702 Doc. Repertoire Coaching 3 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer

    • MUIN 703 Doc. Repertoire Coaching 4 2 Credits
        Offered in the:
      • Fall
      • Winter
      • Summer


    Complementary Courses (12 credits)

    Four graduate-level courses (3 credits each), to be chosen from among the Faculty's course offerings in consultation with the advisory committee. Three of the four courses should be in the Department of Music Research; one of the four may be replaced with a supervised special project approved by the advisory committee and the performance graduate sub-committee.