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Choir Conducting

Liszt Academy of Music

M.A.
24 months
Duration
6600 EUR/year
6600 EUR/year
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About

The Choir Conducting programme is offered by the Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music.

Overview

The Choir Conducting programme at Liszt Ferenc Academy of Music familiarizes students with general knowledge in music theory and music history and also the technique of choral conducting, the human voice, the theoretical and practical issues of sound and voice production and voice care, the history of choral art, the choral repertoire, the styles and their related knowledge of performing arts in the various specializations of choral art.

Certain personal qualities and skills are also necessary for conductors to conduct choirs, and acquire advanced conducting techniques. It is important to possess artistic sensitivity, advanced hearing and individual, well-trained vocal culture and proficiency in vocal chamber music.

The work of choral conductors belongs to the field of choral arts, which covers creating new ensembles, managing and conducting various types of choirs. Essentially, it is required that they manage the choirs artistic work continuously as well as in the longer term. Choral conductors can apply their theoretical, vocal and partly instrumental skills in the field of choral arts, and they are prepared to play an active and initiative role in cultivating Hungarys choral culture.

Programme Structure

For more information please visit the programme website.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

The applicant is required to have a thorough knowledge of know these pieces, from memory. The candidate has to rehearse, conduct and correct a choir (sheet music can be used for this) performing one piece from each of the above categories, chosen by the examination committee.

2. Singing

1 baroque or classical composed song or aria chosen by the candidate.

1 romantic or 20th century composed song or aria chosen by the candidate.

1 composed song, or a folk song or an aria with piano accompaniment, chosen by the candidate.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6600 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6600 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6600 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • Application fee: 60€

Funding

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