Any comments or updates please click here.

COLUMBIA COLLEGE, CHICAGO School of Fine and Performing Arts, The Music Center

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ILLINOIS

City:

CHICAGO


Street Address:

600 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60605, USA

Fax:

+1 312 369 8078

Email 1:


Program:

Undergraduate program

Details:

Bachelor of Arts in Music. Four years. Studies include performance (jazz, contemporary-urban-popular), music history, world music, composition, theory, aural skills, improvisation, jazz studies, music technology, event management. Bachelor of Music. Four years: • in Contemporary, urban and popular music. Includes composition, performance, recording, production, marketing of original music and standard repertoire. • in Composition and Production. Studies in orchestration and arrangement, digital production.


Program:

Graduate program

Details:

Master of Arts Management. Master of Fine Arts. In composition for the screen.


Institution Notes:

A private liberal arts and media college founded in 1890 as the Columbia School of Oratory. It gained its current name and status in 1944 and is said to be one of the largest private arts and media colleges in the world. The Music Center houses the music programs of the college. There is a Center for Black Music Research, one of only two in the United States. The College runs a contemporary American music program. Facilities include some fine performing spaces and state-of-the-art digital sound recording and production laboratories. The Chicago Jazz Ensemble is in residence. The Music Center organises the Sherwood Community Music School that provides music programs for children and interested members of the local community, including a Suzuki Summer String Camp. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

June 2020