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Master of Music 4 semesters German B 1 (GER)

Qualifying exam

  • Main subject

    Practical artistic examination; examination duration 20-30 minutes
    A written examination programme must be brought to the examination.

    • Performance of one work each (concert piece or etude)
    • on snare drum, mallet instrument and timpani
    • sight-reading

    Assessment criteria

    • Technical and musical mastery and musical imagination
    • rhythmic confidence
    • stylistic confidence
    • creative ability
    • stage presence
    • artistic individuality and expressiveness

Application process

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for studies starting in winter semester 2021/22Subject-specific study and examination regulations (German)

The subject-specific study and examination regulations form the legal basis for your degree programme. They contain all the information you need to know about your studies, including module descriptions and how your grades are calculated.

What can I expect in this study area?

Professional field for which the degree programme qualifies

The Master's degree course in Percussion prepares students for a future career in which they will mainly work as freelance artists. Graduates can work in various professional fields, for example as a soloist or ensemble member.

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