Piano, Collaborative, MM

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The MM program in performance with a concentration in collaborative piano gives students the opportunity to perform with all instrumental areas and voice, focusing on collaborative endeavors such as art song recitals, instrumental duos and chamber music, operatic productions and participation in large ensembles. Students refine specific pianistic skills while developing the knowledge and abilities to be skilled and sensitive musical collaborators. The opportunity to collaborate with music scholars, theorists, composers, educators and other performers provides students with a broad and well-rounded foundation for advanced careers in music.

Program offered

Piano, Collaborative, MM

Offered by
Herberger Institute for Design & the Arts


Plan of study

The Plan of study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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Program requirements

The degree credit requirements are distributed as follows:

collaborative piano and performance (including four recitals) (18 credit hours)
music history, music theory and electives (14 credit hours)

At least one year of college-level coursework in either French, German or Italian and at least one of the following are required:

  • one semester of diction in each of the two other languages
  • one semester of language instruction in each of the two other languages

Additional Curriculum Requirements
Language deficiencies must be made up during the first year of study.

Completion of diagnostic exams in music history and music theory is required of all new graduate music students prior to enrollment in the ASU School of Music.

Additional information on degree requirements for all graduate music programs may be found on the check sheets. https://music.asu.edu/degree-programs/graduate/

Information about this program

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