Master of Vocal Music
Singing always has to be combined with knowledge. Master of Vocal Music will show you the path.

Master of Vocal Music

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Study content of the Masters

In your Master of Vocal Music you will have to decide, whether you want to teach vocals, or become a practical singer. While the former degree course includes seminars and lectures in pedagogy, teaching, didactics, and learning theory, the latter leaves more room for your personal interests in different music genres. Choose between folklore music, contemporary music, musical chants, pop, jazz or classics.

Further contents that belong to your curriculum in either programme are performance, the marketing of yourself, and how to best sell yourself in front of audiences. Some universities include opera chanting in the Master of Vocal Music; however, not all of them.

Vocal career opportunities with your Masters

The Masters degree in Vocal Music opens up a career in concerts, opera, choirs, vocal teaching, teaching of music, and academics in the relevant field of interest. Naturally, your individual career depends on your personal interests, your experience, and your study choice. In any way, a Master of Chant gives you a variety of job prospects.

Admission criteria and application procedures

Your Master of Music in Vocal Music will be entitled to you, if you successfully complete an average of two study years. However, how can you get a spot at a university, offering this postgraduate course? Certainly, you have to hold an undergraduate degree (Bachelors or equivalent) in the fine arts, preferably in a subject related to music. Moreover, most universities use a system of personal interviewing and may even request professional or practical experience or another preceding vocal degree. Choose a university from below and contact them directly to learn about their application process.

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Pick one of the universities below to follow your Masters course in Vocal Music:

    study programmes     universities
comprehensive profile   MA Popular Music Practice     BIMM Institute
  Ritual Chant and Song   comprehensive profile   University of Limerick
  Music Performance     University of Nottingham
  Professional Voice Practice     Birmingham City University
  Performance     Bath Spa University
  Historically Informed Performance Practice     University of Glasgow
  Performance     University of Leeds
  Performance     Bangor University
  Popular Music Performance     University of West London
  Vocal Music     University of Aberdeen
  Music (Performance)     University of Oxford
  Vocal Performance     Birmingham City University
  Making Performance     Edge Hill University
  Advanced Vocal Studies     University of Wales Trinity Saint David
  Performance Practices     De Montfort University
  Chordirigieren     Hochschule für Musik FRANZ LISZT Weimar
  Zang - Oude Muziek     University of the Arts, The Hague
  Liedgestaltung Gesang     Hochschule für Musik (HfM) Karlsruhe
  Sbormistrovství     Univerzita Hradec Králové
  Oper     Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversität
  Jazz - Zang     University of the Arts, The Hague
  Jazz-Gesang     Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversität
  Muziektheater     University of the Arts, The Hague
  Lied/Oratorium/Konzert     Universität der Künste (UdK) Berlin
  Voice Performance     Folkwang Universität der Künste Essen
  Klavierkammermusik und Liedgestaltung     Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Salzburg
  Gesang     Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf
  Music Performance     Berner Fachhochschule
  Zpěv     Ostravská univerzita v Ostravě
  Music Performance (Western Classical Music)     University of Agder
  Musical Theatre / Vocal Performance     Amsterdam School of the Arts
  Musical Arts     University of Macedonia
  Populäre Musik     Folkwang Universität der Künste Essen
  Historische Instrumente und Barockgesang     Hochschule für Musik und Tanz (HfMT) Köln
  Operngesang     Hochschule für Musik (HfM) Karlsruhe
  Gesang     Anton Bruckner Privatuniversität Oberösterreich
  Konzertgesang     Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HMT) Rostock
  Oper     Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HfMT) Hamburg
  Gesang und Gesangspädagogik     Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  Gesang     Hochschule für Musik (HfM) Karlsruhe
  ...     ...


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