Choral Conducting

UMass Amherst

The Certificate in Choral Conducting is open to students pursuing a Bachelor of Music or Bachelor of Arts in Music degree. Certificate students will learn to more confidently lead a choral ensemble; develop an advanced gestural vocabulary; accurately reproduce and embody all aspects of the written score including pitch, rhythm, articulation, expressive elements, and written instructions; understand more fully the roles and responsibilities of the conductor; and improve listening skills.
CIP Code: 50.0906

Undergraduate Undergraduate Certificate On-Campus / In-Person

Possible Career Paths

Art, Drama, and Music Teachers, Postsecondary | Music Directors and Composers | Musicians and Singers

UMass Amherst

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is the largest public research university in New England. With more than 28,000 students and over 200 distinct academic programs – including highly ranked programs in business, computer science, health care and the social sciences – UMass Amherst is one of the most comprehensive institutions in the Northeast.