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UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON, HOUSTON Moores School of Music

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

HOUSTON


Street Address:

3333 Cullen Boulevard, Room 120, 4800 Calhoun Street, Houston, Texas 77204, USA

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Program:

Undergraduate programs

Details:

Bachelor of Arts in Music. Four years. Studies include performance, music history. Bachelor of Music. Four years. Concentrations in performance (classical, early music), piano pedagogy, theory, composition, music education (with choral and instrumental conducting). Studies include music history, theory, aural skills. Minors in marketing, sacred music.


Program:

Graduate programs

Details:

Master of Arts in Arts Leadership. Master of Music. In performance, collaborative piano, choral, wind band and orchestral conducting, opera performance, composition, theory, musicology, music education, pedagogy, sacred music. Doctor of Musical Arts.


Institution Notes:

A state-assisted university. Founded in 1927, it gained its current name and status in 1934. Facilities include the 144,000 square feet Moores School of Music building which includes the 800-seat Edythe Bates Old Moores Opera Center, more than sixty practice rooms and large ensemble rehearsal rooms. The Fine Arts building houses a 250-seat recital hall, a 100-seat organ performance hall and organ practice rooms. There is some emphasis on both early and contemporary music. A preparatory and continuing studies program offers instruction in music for young children and interested adults as well as a Suzuki violin program, summer Kodály training and workshops for church musicians. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

June 2020