University of Toronto - St. George

Music - Performance

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Program Information

School:University of Toronto - St. George
Field of Study:Music Performance, General
Description:Our goal is to help our students become creative, entrepreneurial performers who are able to respect and understand the traditions of music while embracing future directions. The performance curriculum is centered around private applied lessons, masterclasses by resident and guest teachers, ensemble participation and a wide range of performance electives. There are extensive opportunities for solo, chamber music and small ensemble performance as well as specialized courses in performance styles and literature, pedagogy, languages, world music, conducting, jazz, performance skills and the business of music. We seek students with clearly defined talent in a performance area and the potential for future musical growth. Students begin their concentration in year one.

In the Classical Program, you may specialize on an instrument within the Brass, Strings or Woodwinds group or on Accordion, Guitar, Harp, Historic Instrument, Piano, Organ, Percussion, or Voice. In the Jazz Program, you may specialize on Double Bass, Guitar, Percussion, Piano, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet and Voice.
URL:Music - Performance at University of Toronto - St. George
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,400
International: $31,000
Careers:Musicians and Singers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*73 to 77

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Present six appropriate Grade 12 U or M courses, including English ENG4U or Anglais EAE4U. A maximum of 2 music courses may be counted toward the 6 Grade 12 U or M course requirement. Applicants who present appropriate combinations of Grade 12 U/M and OAC courses will also be considered. The "out of school" component of Grade 12 U/M co-op courses will not be accepted for admission purposes.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Audition required.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 28, 2016