Degree Programs

Degree Programs

Undergraduate Programs

-Bachelor of Music-

Vocal Music:Vocal Music, Vocal Performance Course
Instrumental Music Piano Course, Piano Performance Course, Piano
Performance Course “Excellence”
Piano and Composition Major Course,
Composer-Pianist Superior Course, Harpsichord, Organ
 Violin, Viola, Cello, Contrabass, Harp, Classical Guitar
  Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone
  Trumpet, Horn, Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba, Percussion
Composition Composition for Fine Art / Film Scoring
  E-guitar,base, drums Songwriting
Conducting Conducting
Music Education Applied Music Studies, Applied Instrumental Music Studies, Applied Vocal Music studies.
Liberal Arts
(April, 2017) 

Academic Calendar for 2017

Spring Semester 1st April, 2017 - 31st July, 2017
Summer Vacation 1st August - 3rd September, 2017
Fall Semester 4th September - 31st March, 2018

Spring Semester ? April 1 to July 31

April 3 Entrance Ceremony (Welcome Ceremony)
April 3/4 Medical Check-Up
April 4 Orientations
April 6 Spring Semester Classes & lessons begin
April 24 Last day for registration
May 1 School Foundation Day
July Mid-year Performance Juries
July 24 Last day of Lessons
July 26 Last day of Classes

Fall Semester - 4th September - 31st March, 2018

September 7 Fall Semester Classes begin
September 11 Fall Semester Lessons begin
November 3/4 TCM Art Festival
November 9/11 TCM Competition (Preliminary Round)
November 15/16 TCM Competition
December 9 Performance Juries for Graduation (Vocal/Piano) begin
December 22〜
January 5
Winter Vacation
January 6 Classes resume
January 9 Last day of Classes
January 24 Performance Juries for Graduation (Strings/Wind/Percussion) begin
January 27 Last day of Lessons
January 31 Performance Juries (freshmen/ sophomores/ juniors) begin
March 10 Commencement
March 11 Spring Vacation begin

Senior Staff

-Master of Music-
Two Year Course

Instrumental Music Keyboard, Strings, Winds, Percussion, Chamber Music
Vocal Music Opera, Vocal Solo
Composition Composition
Conducting Conducting
Music Education Music Education, Musicology, Solfège

-Master of Music-
Three Year Course

Doctor of Musical Arts (D.M.A.)
Doctor of Philosophy in Musicology (Ph.D)
Doctor of Philosophy in Music Education (Ph.D)

Senior Staff

Master Degree-Program students & Non-Matriculated Credit-Based-Course students

April 8 Entrance Ceremony
April 9 Orientation (Master’s Degree-Program students)
April 10 Orientation (Non-Matriculated Credit-Based-Course students)
April 12 Medical Check-Up (all except Degree-Program 1st year students)
April 13 Medical Check-Up (Degree-Program 1st year students)
April 15 Classes & lessons begin
April 15 Last day to apply for “Teaching Assistant” (April 1 ~ )
Minor Course Registration
Registration (all Credit-Based-Course students)
April 22 Registration (Degree-Program 2nd year, vocal / composition / conducting /
music education majors)
April 23 Registration (Degree-Program 2nd year, keyboard/ strings/ wind/ percussion/
chamber music majors)
April 24 Registration (Degree-Program 1st year, vocal, composition/ conducting/
music education majors)
April 25 Registration (Degree-Program 1styear, keyboard/ strings/ wind/ percussion/
chamber music majors)
May 1 Foundation Day
June 29 Last Day to submit “Master’s Thesis Title” (June 1〜)
(Degree-Program 2nd –year students)
June Announcement of Final Jury Schedule & Instructions (Degree- Program 2nd –year students/ all Credit-Based-Course students )
June Last Day to submit “The Last Recital Program” & “Program Note”  (Voice majors)
July 6 Voice Juries
September 10
Summer Vacation
*There are some classes & lessons during the vacation.
September 11 Classes & lessons resume
October 12 Last Day to amend Thesis Title (Oct 1〜)
(Degree-Program 2nd –year students)
October 15 Admission applications for 2014-15 due for Master’s Degree Program (Oct 8〜 )
November 1 No classes
Tokyo College of Music Festival
November 5 No classes
November 7 TCM Competition (Preliminary Round): Winds & Percussion
November 11 TCM Competition (Preliminary Round): Strings
November 13 TCM Competition (Final Round): Winds & Percussion
November 20 TCM Competition (Final Round): Strings
22〜 24
Entrance Examinations for 2014 Admission for Master’s Degree Program    
( Results, December 3)
December “A Degree Recital Program” & “Program Note” due
Rehearsal & Jury Schedule Announcement
Master’s Thesis / Composition Submission Deadline will be announced.
December 20~
January 7
Winter Vacation
*There are some classes & lessons.
January 8 Classes & lessons resume
January Rehearsals for Juries begin
January 10 Admission applications for Academic Year 2014-15 due for
Non-Matriculated Credit-Based Course              (January 8〜)
January 11 Classes & lessons end
January 14〜 Final Examinations start:
Performance Juries for Master’s Degree begin
Master’s Thesis Interviews begin
Composition Interviews begin
Year-End Performance Juries begin (Degree-Program 1st year students)
Performance Juries begin (all Credit-Based-Course students)
February Admission applications due for the second year of Non-Matriculated
Credit-Based-Course (Results, late February)
Entrance Examination for Academic Year 2014-15 Non-Matriculated
Credit-Based-Course    (Results, February 26)
Publication of Jury Evaluation (Credit-Based-Course)
Mid March Master’s Degree Recipients Announcement
March 18 Commencement
March 21〜
April 7
Spring Vacation