The Glenn Gould School


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Program Information

School:The Glenn Gould School
Faculty:The Glenn Gould School
Field of Study:Music Performance, General
Description:The Performance Diploma Program (PDP) is a four-year postsecondary program structured to help students master their instruments while at the same time acquiring the theory, ear training, history, and performance skills required to develop compelling interpretations. Participants receive extensive performance opportunities as soloists, chamber musicians, and orchestra members. The PDP requires that students have completed a high school diploma or equivalent, and the program is offered in piano, orchestral instruments, and voice.

Graduates of the PDP have pursued graduate studies at institutions such as Yale University, The Juilliard School, Colburn School Conservatory of Music, Cleveland Institute of Music, Peabody Institute, USC Thornton School of Music, Royal Academy of Music, McGill University, Indiana University School of Music, New England Conservatory, Manhattan School of Music, University of Michigan, and San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
URL:Performance at The Glenn Gould School
Length:4 Year(s)
Careers:Musicians and Singers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants must have the Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or its equivalent.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    A pre-screening CD with 3 contrasting works (piano and voice only), a high school transcript, 2 recommendation letters, current repertoire list, and an audition repertoire list.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on June 01, 2014