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Admission to Vocal and Drama Studies | Malmö Opera Academy

Performance Programme in Music, Master's Level

Key dates for your application

  1. Sign up for the programme at www.universityadmissions.se
    Registration period: 1 December 2021 – 17 January 2022
     
  2. Last completion day to prove your eligibility is 25 January 2022.
     
  3. Invitation to admission test is sent to the email address provided when you made your application.
     
  4. Complete repertoire list and sheet music for pianist should have arrived at Malmö Academy of Music no later than 17 February 2022.
     
  5. Admission test at Malmö Academy of Music and Malmö Opera will take place 5 – 6 March 2022.
     
  6. Admission decision 1: 13 April 2022 on My pages at www.universityadmissions.se
     
  7. Deadline for accepting your place through My pages at www.universityadmissions.se is 26 April 2022.
     
  8. Admission decision 2: 11 May 2022 on My pages at  www.universityadmissions.se

Repertoire list

Prepare and send in a repertoire list containing:

  • five opera arias from different epochs and languages, of which one is to be sung in german, one in french and one in italian. One of the arias shall be composed after 1950 and one of the arias shall have a recitativo.
     
  • one song from any musical.
     
  • one self-selected longer recitativo in any language by your choice.

Send the complete repertoire list together with sheet music for the piano with ordinary post. The documents should have arrived at Malmö Academy of Music no later than 17 February 2022 to the following address:

Malmö Academy of Music
Box 8203
SE 200 41 Malmö

Mark the envelope ”Admission/Vocal and Drama Studies” and your name.

Admission test

All repertoire and text is to be performed by heart.

The first and second round will take place Saturday 5 March 2022 at Malmö Academy of Music. The third round will take place Sunday 6 March 2022 at Malmö Opera.

First Round

  • You perform one self-selected opera aria.
  • The jury will make one or more selections from the repertoire list for you to perform.

The jury will call applicants who passes the first round for further tests in the second and third round. 

Second Round

  • You perform a movement exercise in group together with other applicants. 
  • You perform one self-selected longer recitativo in any language by your choice.
  • You perform the obligatory dramatic text sent to you with the invitation. 

Third Round

  • The jury will make one or more selections from the repertoire list for you to perfom.
  • You perform one self-selected opera aria.
  • The jury may ask you to perform one of your repertoire selections with dramatic staging work.   

Reminder

Please note, that to meet the entry requirements for Master’s Level, you have to be able to demonstrate a Bachelor’s degree in Music or equivalent at the beginning of the semester.

Contact

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