Students playing in the conservatory to earn their master’s in music.

Performance: Strings, Woodwinds, Brass, Harp & Percussion

Master of Music

Enhance your performance

Our Master of Music in performance program offers specializations in:

  • Bassoon
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Double Bass
  • Flute
  • French Horn
  • Harp
  • Oboe
  • Percussion
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Tuba
  • Viola
  • Violin

Conservatory students receive a highly personalized and individualized education at Lynn, thanks to our small size. Our faculty offer comprehensive professional performance training through private instruction, ensemble coaching and music classes.

You will be thoughtfully assigned to a chamber music group for every semester you are at Lynn. Your group will work within a structured rehearsal schedule, have formal weekly coaching and fulfill required performances. Additional opportunities include weekly studio classes and performance forums, mock orchestral auditions, the New Music Festival and multiple master class opportunities.

The Lynn University Philharmonia, under the musical direction of maestro Guillermo Figueroa, attains a professional level of performance and enjoys tremendous public support for its eight symphonic programs.

Our faculty is focused on honing the skills necessary for you to enjoy a successful career in music. We distinguish ourselves through our orchestral program that ensures you will be assigned specific performance requirements and receive many opportunities to address the multiple career paths you may pursue.

Ready to start your journey?

If you’re a musician interested in studying and performing at Lynn, you will need to complete your applications and schedule your audition.

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Curriculum & requirements

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All students accepted into the Conservatory of Music attend Lynn tuition-free.

Students play the horns.

Brass audition guidelines

Conservatory student plays the harp.

Harp audition guidelines

Student plays the drum.

Percussion audition guidelines

Students play their string instruments in a concert.

String audition guidelines

Conservatory student plays woodwinds instrument.

Woodwind audition guidelines

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At Lynn University, we embrace technology by encouraging our students to engage with course content through iPads, and our professors can develop custom course materials.

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All Master of Music degrees require 36 credit hours of study, composed of classes chosen specifically for each area of study. All Master of Music specializations include study of applied instrument, chamber music and/or large ensemble, music history, music theory and entrepreneurship. Master of Music students complete additional requirements including a graduate recital, concerto performance, chamber music performances, mock orchestral auditions, and a comprehensive oral examination at the end of study. Additional course requirements vary based on the area of study.

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