The browser you are using is not supported by this website. All versions of Internet Explorer are no longer supported, either by us or Microsoft (read more here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/windows/end-of-ie-support).

Please use a modern browser to fully experience our website, such as the newest versions of Edge, Chrome, Firefox or Safari etc.

UNIVERSITY DIPLOMA PROGRAMME IN CHURCH MUSIC · 120 CREDITS · 2 YEARS

This two-year Cantor programme leads to a University Diploma in Church Music (120 ETCS).

The programme is aimed at those who want to work as musicians within the Church of Sweden or in other congregations. You will be trained as a musician with high artistic, pedagogical and professional ability. The focus is on developing your instrumental skills and artistic ability. The programme also gives you the pedagogical and psychological insights and skills that working in a church may require. The studies include organ playing, singing, conducting, piano, movement theory, liturgy and teaching methodology.

In order to achieve the degree of Cantor the student must also have successfully completed the foundation course of the Church of Sweden.

Programme Syllabus (PDF 388 K, new tab)

Hans Hellsten professor in Organ
Anders Johnsson senior lecturer in Organ
Carl Adam Landström teacher in Liturgical Organ Music/Organ Improvisation
Maja Malmström teacher in Liturgical Playing
Mats Paulson senior lecturer in Choir Conducting
Ann-Sofi Härstedt senior lecturer in Vocals
Eva Lundgren lecturer in Piano
Magnus Lindén, university lecturer in Piano/Ear training 
Daniel Hjorth, university lecturer in Music Theory

General requirements for university studies in Sweden as well as successful entrance tests to the University Diploma Programme in Church Music.  

Contact

admissions [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se