|Field of Study:||Music, General
|Description:||Our three-year Music program provides an excellent foundation for students who wish to explore music as a career by developing the fundamentals of performance, theory, and musicianship. We offer courses in performance, music theory, music history, popular music, sociology of music, Indigenous music, world music, audio arts, conducting, elementary school music, and music business. We also provide an extensive variety of jazzbased courses. Our ensembles, the Algoma University Choir, Jazz Ensemble, and Music Theatre Ensemble, are very active within the local community, and give students ample opportunity to perform. Development of reliable performance skill is nurtured through weekly performance classes.|
|URL:||Music at Algoma University|
|Cost per year:*||
|Careers:||Musicians and Singers|
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||65|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Students wishing to earn admission into the program must have successfully completed ENGL4U and maintained a cumulative average in their top six U or M-level courses. In addition, candidates for admission to our program should have completed Advanced Rudiments (R.C.M.) or the equivalent, and must undertake a placement audition and/or interview with the Dr. Edward Turgeon. Only after the completion of this process may a student register for applied music major courses.
|Additional Admission Requirements:||
An interview is required.