An officially recognized degree from the RAMON LLULL UNIVERSITY
A diploma from the LUTHIER SCHOOL OF MUSIC
The Luthier School of Music offers a Master of Music degree in performance for instrumentalists and singers from Spain and abroad with the aim of improving their artistic level.
· To guide the students in strengthening their musical independence and creativity.
· To work on a wide range of solo and chamber works of various periods and styles.
· To develop the musicians´stage presence.
Instrumentalists and singers of all nationalities having a university degree or equivalent. This master programme is currently available in the following subjects: Cello, Clarinet, Double bass, Flute, Guitar, Oboe, Piano, Saxophone, Viola, Violin, Voice.
Candidates must pass an entrance exam consisting of a 30 to 45 minute long programme of concert repertoire, with works or movements from at least three different periods or styles. There will be a sight-reading test.
These tests normally take place during the months of June and September.
Every three month term the student will perform a 20 to 40 minute long programme of concert repertoire in order to demonstrate his level of proficiency and progress. Furthermore, the student will write programme notes for the recital.
The final exam for the master degree consists of two parts with a maximum interval of two weeks between them: a ) a concerto for the instrument and orchestra, b ) a full recital. Both the concerto and at least half the recital must be works not presented in previous term recitals. The student must present an extensive dossier about the programme, both for the concerto and for the recital.
· Duration: 120 credits (ECTS) in two years comprising individual and collective lessons, master classes and public recitals.
Applications for the course will be accepted at any time, at the Luthier School of Music, accompanied by an application fee and a short cv or resume referring to the applicant's studies and experience, mainly with regard to his or her chosen subject.
Students may register for the course having passed the admission test, presenting the following: