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CCM, Composition, Musicology and Theory
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Doctor of Musical Arts

The DMA in composition consists of the following requirements:

  • Performance/Instruction
    • Weekly Lessons
    • Two DMA Recitals
    • One Lecture Recital
  • Coursework/Classes
  • Comprehensive Written and Oral Exams in Composition and the student's cognate
  • Final Composition Document

Admission Requirements

For specific audition requirements, see the CCM Application Handbook on the CCM Admissions page.