Music


  • Department/School
  • Conservatory of Southern Switzerland
  • Course director
  • Ellen Frau
  • Qualification awarded
  • Bachelor of Arts SUPSI in Music
  • Course type
  • Full-time course (180 ECTS over three years)
  • Language
  • Italiano
  • Course fee
  • One off matriculation fee CHF 250. Bachelor semester fees CHF 1'500. Fee for residents CHF 750. Administration Fee CHF 250.
  • Centre
  • Lugano
  • Start date
  • 11 September 2017
  • Application deadline
  • 31 March 2017
  • Description
  • The course offers a basic artistic and musical education, essential in order to continue professional training in the fields of:
    - Musical Pedagogy
    - Interpretation
    - Theory and Composition

Objectives

The course offers a basic artistic and musical education, essential in order to continue professional training in the fields of:

  • Musical Pedagogy
  • Interpretation
  • Theory and Composition

The qualification also entitles graduates to enter professional fields associated with but external to the field of music (for example, music criticism) or to music-related scientific or technical areas of study.


Skills

Specific skills
Trained instrumental and/or vocal proficiency.
Ability to recognise harmonic, melodic and rhythmic structures.
Intuition and developed sense of rhythm.
Fundamental understanding of musical theory.
Improvisation experience.

Admission requirements

Applicants must have a high school or vocational school leaving examination, a diploma from another general second level high school, a recognised general education certificate, or they must pass an aptitude examination. These educational requirements may be waived in exceptional cases, should the applicant show exceptional musical talent.

Career prospects

Completion of the course may grant graduates access to professional activity (for example, Performance Studies, instrumental branch). The course is an essential step for those wishing to pursue further study at the Master’s level.

 
Contacts
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