Master of Music in Musicology

Walter Bailey, faculty
Gregory Barnett, faculty
David Ferris, faculty
Alexandra Kieffer, faculty
Peter Loewen, faculty

Applicants for the MM in Musicology degree must complete the following for their application by December 1, 2017:

1. We strongly recommend that you complete your graduate application by November 22 so that your references can file their recommendations by December 1.

2. GRE scores

3. Online submission of your papers and audio file to the Dropbox.

The green icon labeled "Preliminary Dropbox" at the bottom of this page will lead you to the Rice University portal for Accepd, an online repository for preliminary audition materials.  
There is a $24 fee to use this service.

  • Copies of two recent research or analysis papers
  • A statement addressing the applicant’s career goals and why the applicant wants to study musicology

Although it is not required, we strongly recommend that applicants visit Rice and meet with the musicology faculty in person. This is arranged by email with Geoffrey Scott.

Submit your digital application