Guitar Program

The Strings Department is directed by outstanding members of the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra, who also shine as chamber music performers.

About the Guitar Department

The guitar performance curriculum offers a full range of courses to support the development of future teachers and concert performers. The program offers weekly classes in performance, pedagogy, guitar ensemble, and guitar literature classes.

Learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate a high level of proficiency in guitar playing.
  • Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the variety of styles of solo and ensemble literature, through performances as a soloist and as a member of musical ensembles.
  • Synthesize the literature of Western music and Puerto Rican music within the framework of their cultural sources and influences.
  • Share critical evaluations of the performance of your peers, based on the corresponding periods and musical styles.
  • Demonstrate leadership and entrepreneurship competencies with regard to professional practices in the field of guitar playing.

About Guitar Performance at CMPR

The guitar curriculum offers a full range of courses to support the development of and concert artists future teachers. The program features weekly performance classes, pedagogy, guitar ensemble, and guitar literature classes.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate high level competence in guitar performance.
  • Demonstrate comprehensive capabilities about a variety of music styles in solo and ensemble literature through solo performance and in a variety of chamber ensemble settings.
  • Synthesize both the history and literature of Western music and Puerto Rican Music within the framework of its sources and cultural influences.
  • Share critical assessments about voice performance by their peers, based on corresponding music periods and styles.
  • Demonstrate competence in leadership and entrepreneurship in regard to professional practices in the field of guitar performance.

Programs

Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance with a concentration in Guitar

Master of Music in Performance with a specialty in Guitar

Graduate Diploma in Music Performance with a specialty in Guitar

Admission requirements

Admission to the university programs of the Conservatory of Music is based on the audition process and/or admission exam determined by each career.

High school requirements

Requirements for graduated diploma

Requirements for master's degree

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