Canadian Musician - November/December 2021 - Page 49

THINKING ABOUT

MUSIC SCHOOL ? Our 2021 Focus on Music Education

BY MANUS HOPKINS
These days , there are an awful lot of places to get a post-secondary education in the music field in Canada . With the music industry rapidly changing , it ’ s important for those thinking about pursuing music academically or as a career to consider what it is they might want to do in the industry , be it performance , education , recording , engineering , or any number of other facets . Here , we take a look at five very different institutions in Canada . The point is not to endorse these specific schools and programs , but to draw insights from our interviewees into different educational routes musicians can take , from university degrees to a specialized music management and production institutes .
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