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    Bard College: Conservatory of Music

    Bard College: Conservatory of Music


    • Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
    • Top Majors: Liberal Arts, Music
    • Type: Private, Nonprofit
    • Degrees Awarded: 4 Year + Graduate
    • Campus Setting: Rural
    • Testing Requirements: ACT, SAT, Test Optional
    • Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships, Loans, Other, Work Study
    • Gender: Coed
    • Country: United States
    • In State Tuition: $62,790
    • Out of State Tuition: $62,790
    • Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Affiliation: The Common App
    • Religious Affiliation: None
    • CEEB: 2037
    • IPED: 189088
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    The Bard College Conservatory of Music offers a five-year program in which students pursue a B.Music and a B.A. in another field. The innovative curriculum combines the best of both Conservatory training and a broad liberal arts education.

    Bard Conservatory offers unparalleled musical opportunities for its students. The Conservatory orchestra performs regularly on campus, in New York City, and in semi-annual concert tours to Asia or Europe. Students frequently perform alongside faculty in chamber music concerts at Bard, in regional chamber music concert series, and on concerts for the Bard Music Festival. Concerto competition winners perform twice in subscription concerts with the American Symphony Orchestra. The Bard College Conservatory of Music offers six distinct programs. Undergraduate, Graduate Vocal Arts Program, Graduate Conducting Program, Postgraduate Collaborative Piano Fellowship, Preparatory Division and Conductors Institute.

    Reviews (4)

    • Conservatory within a College
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      Reviewed on Sep/03/2018 by Alex

      The reason I am at Bard now is because of its dual degree program. I am now able to get into computer science while continuing my passion of orchestral, chamber, and solo playing. The icing on the cake is the high level of dedication from all the teachers and faculty!

    • Nice
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      Reviewed on Sep/03/2018 by Karolina

      Nice conservatory, great clarinet teachers, demanding orchestra and a second major. What else could you possibly ask for? :D

    • Friendly and Outstanding Conservatory
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      Reviewed on Aug/28/2018 by Liang-Yu

      I am a freshman student studying the violin at Bard Conservatory. Even though the semester has not formally started, I could feel the friendliness of faculty members and current students. ^^
      Besides the unparalleled faculty, Bard Conservatory features the BM/BA 5-year dual degree program; which is that all undergraduate students could major in another academic field while pursuing their careers as musicians.

    • Bard College Conservatory of Music
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      Reviewed on Aug/28/2018 by Anthony

      The faculty is very helpful and make you feel at home immediately. A great environment to study music as well as recieving an enriching education.