The Master’s programme in Music, Composition, is aimed at students who want to develop their artistry as a composer with a focus on Western contemporary art music. The programme is designed to develop future composers with great artistic and professional ability.
The programme involves in-depth studies and specialisation in orchestral composition and chamber music in collaboration with professional institutions and ensembles. This places great demands on work discipline and responsibility.
After completing the programme, you shall have well-developed knowledge and skills as well as a personal aesthetic in your work. Furthermore you shall have the ability to create music at a high artistic level and you shall also have developed the ability to study in a self-directed and independent way.
Except for this, on completion of the programme, you should have acquired extensive knowledge in entrepreneurship to be prepared to increase your ability to change and adapt in your own professional role in a changing cultural life. Teaching is given in composition, electro-acoustic music, instrumentation and the music profession in the form of individual lessons, group lessons and seminars. Projects and degree project are included.