Wind Conducting Degrees

Graduate student conducting.

Master's Degree in
Wind Conducting

The Master of Music (MM) in Wind Conducting is a highly select degree program. Typically two students are in the program at a time although, in rare circumstances, exceptions will be considered.

Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Conducting (Wind Emphasis)

The Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) program in Conducting (Wind Emphasis) is a highly select degree program. One student at a time is granted admission to the program. It is intended for the experienced wind conductor who, upon completion of the degree, is seeking employment as a university wind ensemble conductor and/or director of bands. The DMA at Ohio State University is a comprehensive degree that includes instruction and performance requirements in wind ensemble/band, orchestral and choral conducting as a matter of course.