Boston Conservatory at Berklee provides a percussion education as diverse as the many roles percussionists play in the contemporary musical landscape. This is reflected in its faculty, lesson structure, ensemble repertoire, performance opportunities, class offerings, and even its location in the vibrant city of Boston. Embracing the collaborative and entrepreneurial nature of today’s musical environment, our approach prepares you for a dynamic and versatile career as a professional percussionist.

Programs

  • B.M.
    Bachelor of Music in Percussion Performance
    Four-Year Program
  • M.M.
    Master of Music in Marimba Performance
    Two-Year Program
  • M.M.
    Master of Music in Percussion Performance
    Two-Year Program
  • P.S.C.
    Professional Studies Certificate in Marimba Performance
    One-Year Program
  • P.S.C.
    Professional Studies Certificate in Percussion Performance
    One-Year Program
  • A.D.
    Artist Diploma in Marimba Performance
    Two-Year Program
  • A.D.
    Artist Diploma in Percussion Performance
    Two-Year Program
  • G.P.D.
    Graduate Performance Diploma in Marimba Performance
    Two-Year Program
  • G.P.D.
    Graduate Performance Diploma in Percussion Performance
    Two-Year Program

By the Numbers

  • 12 undergraduate students
  • 15 graduate students
  • 4 faculty members
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