Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music

Aaron Copland School of Music

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Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College is delighted to announce The Excelsior Scholarship for All Undergraduate Programs.

The Excelsior Scholarship, in combination with other student financial aid programs, allows students to attend a CUNY college tuition-free.

You must apply here to qualify. Acceptance to the School of Music requires an audition for all programs. See details here.

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Hours and Location

Music Building
Room 203
Queens College, CUNY
65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Queens, NY 11367-1597
(Tel) 718-997-3800
(Fax) 718-997-3849

Mon-Thurs 9:00 am - 4:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Jazz Graduate Programs

Master of Music in Jazz Studies

The MM in Jazz Studies includes private instruction, jazz ensembles, studies in jazz harmony, improvisation, arranging, recording techniques, and other courses suited to the needs of today's jazz musician. Students may major in either jazz performance or jazz composition.

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Audition Dates - Fall 2018

Live auditions for Fall 2018 will be held on March 9th and April 6th.
You have to submit the pre-screen online before the auditions.

For March 9th audition, please submit Pre-screen by: February 22nd.
For April 6th audition, please submit Pre-screen by: March 22nd.

 

MM in Jazz Performance

Click here for the Graduate Audition Request Form

MM in Jazz Composition

Jazz Composition applicants must submit 3 scores and recordings of original compositions and arrangements.

  • These can be as notation files, PDF files, or printed scores and accompanying MP3s when possible.
  • MIDI versions are acceptable if the applicant believes they represent their work accurately.
  • Lead sheets will not suffice. Applicants should show some experience arranging for multiple wind and/or string instruments as well as scoring for rhythm section.
  • The submitted materials do not solely have to be big band arrangements.
  • Jazz composition majors can expect to have their works rehearsed and performed/recorded as part of their training at the Aaron Copland School.

Please email materials to Professor Michael Mossman at Michael.Mossman@qc.cuny.edu