Musicology: MA, PhD

Musicology: MA

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Musicology


PROGRAM LEVEL

Master of Arts (MA)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

School of Music and Dance



ADMISSIONS INFORMATION


FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: December 10


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

2.6 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

The award-winning faculty in musicology and ethnomusicology includes recognized experts in several fields who have been honored both for research and teaching.

The School of Music and Dance offers MA and PhD degrees in musicology, and doctoral supporting areas in historical performance practice and ethnomusicology.

Students enjoy direct access to visiting scholars. Recent visitors have included:

  • Richard Taruskin
  • Steven Feld
  • Jonathan Kregor
  • Frank Lawrence
  • Tamara Roberts
  • Alejandro Planchart
  • Andreas Haug
  • Regula Rapp
  • Barbara Lundquist
  • Stephen Kelly
  • Margarita Mazo
  • Michal Tenzer
  • Louis Niebur
  • Beth Genné
  • Charles Hiroshi Garrett
  • Oliver Wang
  • Shannon Dudley
  • Joseph Schloss
  • Joan Morgan

Performers visiting the musicology area have included Vijay Iyer and Bernice Johnson Reagon.

The vibrant early music program offers standing-room-early concerts by the university's Collegium Musicum ensemble, and regularly hosts international teachers. Guests have included Monica Huggett, Jaap Schröder, Kris Verhelst, Peter Van Heyghen, and Anne Azéma.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. This program has two separate applications, the University of Oregon application and a department application. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Portfolio
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample (2)

Optional

  • Recent concert or recital programs

Not Required

  • GMAT or GRE

Apply Through Department


Musicology: PhD

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Musicology


PROGRAM LEVEL

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

School of Music and Dance



ADMISSIONS INFORMATION


FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: December 10


MEDIAN TIME TO DEGREE

6.7 years


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

he award-winning faculty in musicology and ethnomusicology includes recognized experts in several fields who have been honored both for research and teaching.

The School of Music and Dance offers MA and PhD degrees in musicology, and doctoral supporting areas in historical performance practice and ethnomusicology.

Students enjoy direct access to visiting scholars. Recent visitors have included:

  • Richard Taruskin
  • Steven Feld
  • Jonathan Kregor
  • Frank Lawrence
  • Tamara Roberts
  • Alejandro Planchart
  • Andreas Haug
  • Regula Rapp
  • Barbara Lundquist
  • Stephen Kelly
  • Margarita Mazo
  • Michal Tenzer
  • Louis Niebur
  • Beth Genné
  • Charles Hiroshi Garrett
  • Oliver Wang
  • Shannon Dudley
  • Joseph Schloss
  • Joan Morgan

Performers visiting the musicology area have included Vijay Iyer and Bernice Johnson Reagon.

The vibrant early music program offers standing-room-early concerts by the university's Collegium Musicum ensemble, and regularly hosts international teachers. Guests have included Monica Huggett, Jaap Schröder, Kris Verhelst, Peter Van Heyghen, and Anne Azéma.

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. This program has two separate applications, the University of Oregon application and a department application. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • Higher TOEFL/IELTS than UO minimums
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Portfolio
  • Resume
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample (2)

Optional 

  • Recent audio or video recordings of performances
  • Recent concert or recital programs

Not Required

  • GMAT or GRE

Apply Through Department