This program covers chamber music, individual instruction, seminars on contemporary instrumental and vocal techniques and on the history of new and the latest music, as well as the didactic fundamentals of teaching contemporary music. Students also have the opportunity to gain professional conducting experience through performances with Ensemble 20/21.
The aim of the program is to make the interpretation and instruction of new music an important part of students’ professional prospects.
Good German language proficiency is required.
The entrance examination consists of a practical performance test in the candidate’s main subject. The test lasts approximately 20 minutes.
Detailed information can be found in the Entrance Examination Regulations, particularly in section 5: Content Requirements and Examination Format.
For practical courses, we recommend that candidates contact their chosen subject tutor in good time. They will be happy to advise candidates individually.
The programme consists of four modules. The core material (Module 1) is supplemented by a Practical Performance in Context module, as well as a broad range of elective material. Module 4 consists of the Master’s thesis or final Master’s project and concludes the course of study.