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Concert Composition

Advance your music writing skills as you work with filmmakers, video game and virtual reality creators, choreographers, and writers and directors of theatre and music theatre productions. You will collaborate with a wide range of music performance students and work with students and faculty from our Music Technology program in our state-of-the-art recording and production facilities.

BM, Music Theory and Composition: Contemporary Production and Songwriting

Study the craft of writing, producing, and recording songs, and the music industry, through intensive course work and collaboration with professional musicians.


BM, Music Theory and Composition: Screen Scoring

Explore the liberal arts and complete intensive training in contemporary scoring techniques, and orchestration and recording for film.


BM, Music Theory and Composition: Concert Music

Study music theory, keyboard skills, orchestration, music technology and more, and work closely with our faculty of internationally recognized composers.


MM, Music Theory and Composition: Songwriting

Improve your compositional talents and have your work performed by talented musicians as you prepare to enter the competitive songwriting field.


MM, Music Theory and Composition: Screen Scoring

Learn to compose for movies, TV, video games, and multimedia through intensive professional training, private lessons, and performance opportunities.


MM, Music Theory and Composition: Concert Music

Become actively involved in the performance of your work, collaborating with musicians and artists at NYU and throughout New York City.


PhD, Music Performance and Composition: Composers

Create a highly personalized program exploring the aesthetic foundations and psychology of music and the arts, and perform qualitative research.

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