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Winds & Percussion

Doctor of Musical Arts – Winds and Percussion Performance


The DMA in winds and percussion requires a minimum of 65 units beyond the bachelor’s degree and consists of the following areas of study: the basic DMA curriculum, course work in the major, an academic field and two elective fields. Four doctoral recitals are required.

Refer to the USC Catalogue for complete course descriptions and degree requirements here.

See the Thornton Admission page for specific Winds application information here and Percussion application information here.