Programs

Conducting

Created with Sketch.

Manhattan School of Music's orchestral conducting program gives students extensive experience with MSM ensembles.

Degrees Offered

  • Master of Music (MM)
  • Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)

Other Studies

  • Professional Studies Certificate (PS)

Program Details

The conducting program provides training for graduate students who intend to become professional conductors, along with courses for graduate and undergraduate students who wish to develop the skills and sensitivities required for many musical disciplines.

The conducting major is offered for Graduate and Professional Studies Certificate students only. The programs in orchestral conducting is highly selective, allowing each student extensive experience with MSM ensembles.

Audition & Prescreening Information

Procedures By Program

Handbook for Current Students

TBD

Plan of Study & Course Descriptions

Plan of Study: Conducting
MSM Course Catalog

Success Stories

See All
  • Jun 21, 2022 Conducting, Jazz, Vocal Arts
    Faculty
    MSM faculty member Damien Sneed receives rave review from the New York Times
  • Apr 25, 2022 Conducting
    Alumni
    Conductor and MSM alumnus Earl Lee (MM ’13) is named winner of the 2022 Sir Georg Solti Conducting Award
  • Jan 16, 2022 Conducting
    Alumni
    Marlon Daniel (BM ’93) appointed Associate Conductor of the Florida Grand Opera

“I’m working with industry professionals, and learning skills I would never have the opportunity to learn at another college or conservatory. I’m absolutely so thankful to be able to attend such an amazing conservatory.”

BM '21

 

    Email This Page
    Email Message

    Page Reference
    (will be sent in email)