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Master of Music 4 semesters German B 1 (GER)

Qualifying exam

  • Main subject

    Practical artistic examination; examination duration 20-25 minutes
    A written examination programme must be brought to the examination.

    • first and second movement of a classical concerto
    • first and second movement of a romantic concerto
    • a complete work of your choice
    • one etude or virtuoso work

    Assessment criteria

    • technical and musical mastery and musical imagination
    • 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 examination regulations for studies starting in winter semester 2021/22 (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 fields

The Master's degree in String Instruments 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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