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Foreign Study Program, London 2014
Application Deadline: February 1, 2013


Music Department Foreign Study Program

London, England, Spring 2014

Faculty Director:
Professor Sally Pinkas

London FSP  

The Music Foreign Study Program (FSP) provides a once-in-a-lifetime chance for young musicians to combine the study of music with intensive exposure to musical performance, while living in the undisputed musical capital of Europe. The opportunities to attend concerts and rehearsals, meet performers and artists, and experience firsthand the vibrant musical traditions of London afford unique learning perspectives, both inside and outside the classroom.

The program is open to members of the classes of '15 and '16-- vocalists, instrumentalists, and composers, as well as students who focus on music history, theory, or ethnomusicology. Selection will be based on a student's interest in music as demonstrated by past study and performance ability.

Courses Offered: 

Music 70: Perspectives in Music Performance (taught by the FSP director), which focuses on historical, analytical, and practical aspects of performance, and includes attendance at thirty-plus public performances 
Music 71: The History of Music in England (taught by noted British Musicologist Professor Roderick Swanston)
Music 87: Special Studies in Music Abroad, consisting of individual lessons

Prerequisites:

Music 20: Introduction to Music Theory
Music 21: Melody and Rhythm, or Music 22: Harmony and Rhythm
Two terms of Music 50: Performance Laboratory, or one IIP contract (Music 53-58)
Recommended: one Music History course

Students who anticipate not being able to complete the prerequisites prior to the FSP term should speak with the FSP director.

Application Deadline: February 1, 2013

Apply Online: Department of Off-Campus Programs

Additional information: e-mail Professor Sally Pinkas

SPECIAL INFOMATIONAL MEETING WILL BE SCHEDULED IN JANUARY '13.

London FSP

 

Last Updated: 11/20/12