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Music FSP London
London, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Dartmouth applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Country: English Target Language: English
Lodging Options: Flat/Apartment Enrollment: 16
Type of Program:
FSP
Program Description:

Program Overview

LondonThe music foreign study program provides an opportunity for students to combine the study of music with an intensive exposure to musical performance while living in London. The program is open to vocalists, instrumentalists, and composers, as well as to students whose focus is on music history, theory, or ethnomusicology.

Courses offered include Music 70: "Perspectives in Music Performance" (taught by the FSP director), which focuses on historical, analytical, and practical aspects of performance, and includes attendance at some thirty public performances; Music 71: "The History of Music in England," (taught by a team of local lecturers); and Music 87: "Special Studies in Music Abroad," consisting of individual lessons. Student musicians will also reap the benefits of a term in London, the undisputed musical capital of Europe. The opportunity to attend concerts and rehearsals, meet performers and artists, and experience firsthand the vibrant musical traditions of London offer unique learning opportunities outside the classroom.

Selection will be based on a student's interest in music as demonstrated by past study and performance ability.

Academics

Faculty Director
2017 Spring:  Professor Sally Pinkas
2018 Spring:  This is a biennial program and not offered this term

Curriculum
Music 70: Perspectives in Music Performance
Music 71: The History of Music in England
Music 87: Special Studies in Music Abroad

Prerequisites    
Music 20: Introduction to Music Theory
Either Music 21 or 22 and one Music History course
Two terms of a Music Dept. Performance Laboratory (Music 50), or one contract of individual instruction (Music 53-58).

Student Life

Your studio accommodations are designed for comfort and easy use, yet comprise all modern amenities in the form of unique pod-style life/work space.  They include:

¬    All utilities (gas, electricity and water)
¬    Bed linen and towels
¬    Free linen change and room cleaning every 7 days
¬    Coin-operated launderette on the lower floor
¬    Kitchen utensils, cutlery and crockery
¬    Free WiFi broadband access (500 GB line)
¬    24/7 reception and on-site accommodation manager

 

Financial Information

Tuition and Fees
The fees charged by the College for a Dartmouth-sponsored off-campus term of study include regular tuition charges for a term at Dartmouth, service fees, as well as the specific costs established for each off-campus study locale. In many programs, the room and board costs tend to be higher than for a term in Hanover. You can view a budget sheet for this program by clicking here. The cost of transportation to and from the site is the responsibility of the student.

Financial Aid
In order that all qualified Dartmouth undergraduate students may have the opportunity to take part in off-campus programs, the College endeavors to adjust its normal financial aid awards for students already receiving aid. Tuition and expected family contribution for Dartmouth's off-campus programs are the same as for an on-campus term. Assistance is available to meet extra costs associated with off-campus programs, including airfare. Half of any extra cost is met with additional Dartmouth scholarship; loan assistance is offered for the other half. Loan assistance is also offered to replace the employment that would normally be included in an on-campus term. Although financial aid recipients are given aid to cover all of the required costs of the program, students are responsible for purchasing their own plane ticket and, on some programs, meals. Often this means that part of the expected family contribution is used towards these costs rather than for tuition.


 
This program is currently not accepting applications.