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Part IB

In Part IB, you take three compulsory papers:

1. Historical Studies: Topics in 20th- and 21st-Century Music
2. Analysis: 19th and 20th Century
3. Applied Tonal Skills
(style composition, orchestration and film score)

Then you can choose three more papers from the following list. Papers a) to e) are available every year, and the rest change according to staff teaching specialities.

a) Introduction to Performance Studies
b) Free composition
c) Dissertation
d) Notation
e) Keyboard Skills
f) Music in Middle Eastern Societies
g) Purcell and the English Imagination
h) Jewish Liturgical Music 1800–present
i) Winterreise
j) Carmen in Context
k) Introduction to Music and Science


Study Music at Cambridge