Graduate Performance Diploma in Music

General

Program Description

Graduate Performance Diploma (GPD) or Graduate Diploma in Composition (GD)

This two-year program was created so you can focus intensively on training, performance, and professional opportunities. The GPD/GD program usually comes after the completion of a Master of Music degree. Compared to the Master of Music, it requires fewer academic courses and is focused on your skills and interests. If you want to dig in deeper before launching your career, this program is perfect for you.

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Major Areas

  • Brass
  • Chamber Music
  • Collaborative Piano
  • Composition
  • Historical Performance
  • Jazz & Contemporary Music
  • Organ
  • Piano
  • Strings
  • Vocal Studies
  • Woodwinds

Level: Graduate
Duration: 2 years

Admissions Requirements

Stop stressing about applications. Try our Barrier-Free Process:

It's free to apply. Everyone deserves a chance to pursue their dreams.
No audition requirements. Perform the music that best represents your artistry and do it in clothes that make you feel invincible.
Choose your timeline. We added an Early Action option!
Schedule time with us. Email, call, Zoom, WhatsApp. We’re here for you.

Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

The world needs music now more than ever. At Longy, we prepare students to become exceptional musicians who can engage new audiences inside and outside the concert hall, who can teach anyone, anywhere ... Read More

The world needs music now more than ever. At Longy, we prepare students to become exceptional musicians who can engage new audiences inside and outside the concert hall, who can teach anyone, anywhere, and who can use their artistry to change lives in communities around the world. Join us, and become the musician the world needs you to be. Read less
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