Choir Conducting for Professional MusiciansThe study

About the study

Mode of study:
Utrechts Conservatorium
1 year

Choir Conducting for Professional Musicians in brief

  • A one-year, practice-based course in choir conducting
  • For musicians who have completed a conservatoire programme
  • Study conducting technique, rehearsal technique, vocal technique and explore the repertoire
  • A total of 32 classes

Is Choir Conducting something for you?

If you’re a musician with a Bachelor of Music degree, or if you’ve completed a programme at a similar level, and if you’d like to develop further in choral conducting, then this course is really right for you.

Choir Conducting course: practical information

  • When: Fridays from 10.00-13.00, starting Friday 24 September.
  • Location: HKU Utrechts Conservatorium, Mariaplaats 27/28, 3511 LL Utrecht.
  • Fees for 2019-2020 academic year: € 1450 including entrance exam and examination fee.
  • If you have taken the Kurt Thomas conducting course, then you’ll receive a € 200 discount.
  • Entrance exam: 10 or 17 September 2021 from 10.00-13.00.

Important: unfortunately, because of the corona measures, we cannot guarantee that the course will be given this year. You will be notified if the course is cancelled.

This programme is in Dutch only!

Please only apply if you are able to read and write Dutch. To see all details, please see the Dutch language version of this page.

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Choir Conducting for Professional MusiciansApplication and admission
Choir Conducting for Professional Musicians

Application and admission

Language requirement

The programme is only taught in Dutch. To be enrolled you must meet the Dutch language requirement. Find more information here.

Detailed information about requirements, application and admission, can only be found on the Dutch language version of this page.

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