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BMus (Hons)Jazz Performance

University of Chichester
United Kingdom, Chichester
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Overview

Our music programme is one of the largest and liveliest in the UK. We focus on music as an applied art, one that engages with the musical world in all its diversity and excitement.

The BMus Jazz Performance degree offers you a high level of performance development, combining a focus on developing your solo performance skills in singing and/or playing, and a complementary set of skills as an ensemble performer.

Programme structure

For the first three years of the programme your programme will also include a contextual study of jazz music.

The fourth, graduate year of study is exclusively focused on performance and includes an extended recital.

The University of Chichester’s music department is one of the largest in the country and the location offers easy access to the growing South coast music scene.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

Weekly jazz workshops and Jazz nights on campus with licensed bar
Regular concerts / guest artist masterclasses (recent masterclasses have included Jason Rebello, Sue McCreeth and Simon Purcell)
Jazz research group / jazz composition group / Advanced workshop group many other opportunities for live performance
Ensemble work / high quality one-one tuition featuring an internationally renowned teaching faculty
Exciting contextual modules each semester: Introduction to Jazz Theory / Jazz Repertoire / Jazz and the Modern Musical Theatre / Jazz History / Arranging for jazz / Postmodern jazz

Career opportunities

We understand the importance of ensuring that you’ve the knowledge, skills and experience to compete successfully in today’s challenging jobs market.

In addition to the work placements and sector-specific employability and enterprise modules that many of you will have embedded in your course, we’ve developed a student and graduate internship scheme.

Our commitment is to make sure that students and graduates from all disciplines that register on the programme, and successfully complete the necessary preparation, have the opportunity to apply for internships. The areas our graduates have progressed into include:

Solo Performance
Teaching at all levels of education
Musical theatre
Music leaders
Opera singers
Group instrumentalists
Cruise musicians

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States