The Shepherd School of Music is closed for the winter holidays from December 21 - January 1.
The Master of Music is a two-year degree. The curriculum emphasizes intensive work with world-class faculty through lessons, coachings, research, and offers an array of performance opportunities in large ensemble, chamber groups and solo settings.
The Artist Diploma in Music is a two-year, post master's degree that is intended for exceptional young musicians who possess both extraordinary musical talent and the potential to flourish in the highly competitive contemporary musical world.
The Doctor of Musical Arts degree at Rice University is designed for those gifted, experienced musicians who desire careers combining performance or composition with an academic appointment.