Curriculum Interpretation Early music

Curriculum of the specialty: Interpretation of early music

Modality: Historical singing

Subjects & courses 1st year 2nd year 3rd year 4th year Total
ECTS h ECTS h ECTS h ECTS h ECTS
Culture, thought, & history (basic training)
Music & culture I, II & III 6 90 3 45         9 135
Professional development             3 45 3 45
Aesthetics         4 60     4 60
Language & techniques of music (basic training)
Fundamentals of musical acoustics 3 45             3 45
Methodologies of musical analysis 4 45             4 45
General ear training 3 45             3 45
Fundamentals of composition 4 45             4 45
Instrument / voice (compulsory)
Main instrument 1 - 8 24 37,5 24 37,5 23 37,5  22  37,5 93 150
Body awareness, movement & communication I & II 2 30 2 30         4 60
Additional instrumental training (compulsory)
Secondary instrument 1 - 6 4 15 4 15 4 15     12 45
Improvisation & ornamentation I, II, III & IV     2 30 2 30 4 60 8 120
Historical vocal interpretation seminar             2 30 2 30
Acting techniques I & II 2 45 3 45         5 90
Early music vocal repertoire     3 45         3 45
Phonetics applied to singing I, II, III & IV 2 45 2 45 2 45 2 45 8 180
Plainchant     4 45         4 45
Historical temperaments         3 30     3 30
Ensemble music (compulsory) 
Large ensembles 1 & 2     2 45 2 45     4 90
Choir for singing students 1 - 4 2 45 2 45 2 45 2 45 8 180
Chamber music 1 - 7 2 22,5 4 45 4 45 4 45 14 157,5
Theory & history (compulsory)
Early music analysis     3 45         3 45
Notation II         4 45     4 45
Sources for historically informed performance         3 45     3 45
Specific ear training     2 45         2 45
History of 17th century music             4 45 4 45
Music technology (compulsory)
Fundamentals of music technology  2 30             2 30
Audio recording techniques I          2 30     2 30
Electives (optional)
Optional credits         3  45 9 135 12 180
Final project
Research fundamentals         2 30     2 30
Final project             8 15 8 15
TOTAL 60 540 60 562,5 60 547,5 60 502,5 240 2152,5