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Big Band - Playing, Writing, Conducting

full time

  • Master

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Frankfurt am Main

    Location

  • 21 days left (Aptitude test)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
Music
Admission modus

Selection procedure / qualifying examination

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The Master's degree course in Big Band - Playing, Writing, Conducting is aimed at musicians who have already earned a professionally qualifying certificate of academic degree (e.g. Bachelor's degree, First State Examination). Applicants can choose one of the three specialisations: Playing, Writing or Conducting. The skills required for admission to the course must be demonstrated in an aptitude test tailored to these specialisations. Players must have very good skills on their instrument, both as soloists and section players. Writers have very good skills in the fields of arrangement and/or composition, and conductors already have experience conducting in artistic and educational work with genre-typical ensembles.

Lecture period
  • 11.04.2023 - 21.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 16.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)

Application Deadline for Aptitude Test

15.01.2023 - 01.03.2023

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

Further languages

English

International office

Akademische Auslandsstelle/International Office
Address
Eschersheimer Landstraße 29-39
60322
Frankfurt am Main
Tel:
069 / 154007-256
Fax:
069 / 154007-125
Email:
friederike.kreft@hfmdk-frankfurt.de
Web:
http://www.hfmdk-frankfurt.info/index.php?id=64

Student advisory service

Studienservice
Address
Eschersheimer Landstraße 29-39
60322
Frankfurt am Main
Email:
studierendensekretariat@orga.hfmdk-frankfurt.de
Web:
https://www.hfmdk-frankfurt.de/thema/studienberatung

Graduate contact

Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst
Address
Eschersheimer Landstraße 29-39
60322
Frankfurt am Main
Tel:
069 / 154007-0
Email:
hendrika.entzian@hfmdk-frankfurt.de

Prof. Hendrika Entzian