This diploma is for graduate students in music who have completed the master’s degree requirements for their areas of study.

To earn the Artist Diploma in woodwinds, students must meet the following conservatory requirements (18 credits for the one-year program; 36 credits for the two-year program):

First Year: 18 credits

Fall:9 credits
MPE 5—/Private Study: Instrument 3 credits
MPE 5140/Chamber Music or MPE 5205/Camerata or MPE 5565/Purchase New Music or MPE 5560/Contemporary Ensemble 2 credits
MPE 5201/Symphony Orchestra 2 credits
MPE 5450/Wind Performance  1 credit
MPE 5995/Diploma Recital Classical 1 credit
Spring:9 credits
MPE 5—/Private Study: Instrument 3 credits
MPE 5140/Chamber Music or MPE 5205/Camerata or MPE 5565/Purchase New Music or MPE 5560/Contemporary Ensemble 2 credits
MPE 5201/Symphony Orchestra 2 credits
MUS 5520 Trends in Music and Society or MUS 5522 Establishing a Professional Life 1 credit
MPE 5995/Artist Diploma Recital 1 credit

Second Year: 18 credits

Fall:9 credits
MPE 5—/Private Study: Instrument 3 credits
MPE 5140/Chamber Music or MPE 5205/Camerata or MPE 5565/Purchase New Music or MPE 5560/Contemporary Ensemble 2 credits
MPE 5201/Symphony Orchestra 2 credits
MPE 5450/Wind Performance Class 1 credit
MPE 5995/Diploma Recital: Classical 1 credit
Spring:9 credits
MPE 5—/Private Study: Instrument 3 credits
MPE 5140/Chamber Music or MPE 5205/Camerata or MPE 5565/Purchase New Music or MPE 5560/Contemporary Ensemble 2 credits
MPE 5201/Symphony Orchestra 2 credits
MUS 5520 Trends in Music and Society or MUS 5522 Establishing a Professional Life 1 credit
MPE 5995/Artist Diploma Recital 1 credit