Bangor University

Bangor University

Early Music

This course allows students to specialise in music of the medieval and early modern periods. Typically this area will be explored through a combination of different perspectives, such as historical musicology, editorial musicology, sacred music studies. This will be supported by broader look at the methodological foundation of the discipline as a whole through the core module in musicology.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree at British Bachelors standard: 2.1 or equivalent. English proficiency (for non-native English or Welsh speakers): IELTS overall result of 6.0 with no individual score lower than 5.5. Performers will have to audition or, alternatively, submit a recent unedited recorded video performance, featuring contrasting repertoire (25-30 minutes). Musicologists and composers may be asked to submit samples of their work.

Course modules

Principal subject: early music; compulsory core module: Current musicology; open submission: to be chosen from the optional modules; preparing for the part 2 project; principal subject: early music; compulsory core module: current musicology; independent special study (must be in the same area as the principal subject; preparing for the part 2 project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus Bangor (Wales) LL57 2DG Wales

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