Strings & Harp

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A program that develops skilled performers, familiar with solo, ensemble, and orchestral literature; taught by seasoned professionals.

Degrees Offered

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

Other Studies

  • Professional Studies Certificate (PS)
  • Artist Diploma (AD)

String Majors

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Cello
  • Double Bass
  • Harp

Success Stories

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  • Jul 30, 2020 Strings
    Bronx Arts Ensemble announces Judith Insell as Artistic Director
  • May 4, 2020 Strings
    MSM Alumni are bringing music to patients suffering from COVID-19
  • Feb 27, 2020 Brass, Piano, Strings, Voice, Woodwinds
    Eisenberg-Fried Competition winners announced


Audition & Prescreening Information

Procedures By Instrument Type

Handbook for Current Students

Strings Department Handbook

Plan of Study & Course Descriptions

Plan of Study: Strings & Harp
MSM Course Catalog

Strings & Harp Department Chair

Nicholas Mann

“Since entering MSM as a five-year-old Precollege student to present as a college senior, MSM continues to enrich my study of classical cello, and my journey in life.”

Cello (BM '17)