In the specialisations Popular Music Performance and World Music, tuition will be given through individual instruction on the student's principal instrument and in interpretation classes. Both 1st year and 2nd year students participate together in interpretation classes. Additionally, seminars will be arranged for the students taking the World Music specialisation.
In the specialisation Electronic Music, supervision in performance, composition, programming or studio work will be given individually and in groups, depending on what is most relevant for the student's Master's thesis and repertoire.
In the Songwriting specialisation: This one-semester course explores the conceptual, semantic, and performative qualities of song-lyrics as well as the interpretive space around words, music, and the voice. Various writing techniques and methods will be introduced and integrated into an assignment at the end of the semester.
Attendance is mandatory.
The expected workload for the student is 27 hours per credit.
Individual portfolio assessment consisting of differing studio productions together with a short paper.
Assessed on the basis of pass/fail.
Faculty of Fine Arts