In addition to the Rice University application, the following materials are required of Music History applicants by December 1. There is a $10 fee to use this service. If you have not heard from us by January 6, 2021, please email us.
Please upload items #1-3 to the link below for faculty review.
A writing sample (preferably a substantial paper on a musical topic, but an English or History paper is also suitable).
A statement addressing why the applicant wants to study music history.
An audio file of a movement from the standard repertoire performed with accompaniment.
Applicants must arrange to meet with the Musicology faculty for an interview. Please contact the Director of Music Admissions, Geoffrey Scott.