University of Toronto Piano Pedagogy Program

Master of Music (MMus) in Piano Performance & Pedagogy


The MMus in Piano Performance & Pedagogy at the University of Toronto is an innovative program which combines the strengths of the piano performance department with the music education research field, pedagogy seminars and teaching practicum offerings. To prepare for an active and rewarding career in the field of piano performance and pedagogy, we encourage development in the following areas:

  • Highest artistic performance standards

  • Expertise in teaching at various levels ranging from beginners to advanced university level students, in group classes, masterclasses and private lessons

  • Proficiency in thoughtful and original research


Our mission is to provide individualized guidance for graduate students interested in pursuing a career in this multi-faceted field.


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Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA)

The DMA in Piano Performance & Pedagogy at the University of Toronto continues to focus on the highest levels of performance artistry while offering further seminar and practicum coursework at various levels of teaching and pedagogy research. The purpose of this degree is to prepare candidates for the competitive field of university level teaching and performing.

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