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Malmö Opera Academy – Music Drama - Répétiteur

Master of Fine Arts in Music | 120 credits

The Master’s programme in Music, Music Drama – Répétiteur is offered at the Malmö Academy of Music in close cooperation with Malmö Opera. The two-year programme is intended for pianists of a high artistic level and ability, and aims to prepare the student for a professional career as a répétiteur in opera and musical theatre.

Rehearsal at Malmö Opera

Programme description

Within the framework of the programme, students are offered classes in piano, playing recitative and orchestral scores, conducting and leading ensembles, singing, harpsichord, music history, language and industry knowledge. The student is given the opportunity to meet visiting coaches, singers, répétiteurs and conductors in connection with Malmö Opera’s current repertoire. 

On completion of the programme, the student shall have acquired the knowledge and skills required to work as a répétiteur in musical theatre productions. The degree project takes place through an internship at Malmö Opera. At the start of the studies, an individual study plan is established between the student, the Malmö Academy of Music and Malmö Opera. 

As the Malmö Academy of Music is a part of Lund University, the programme also benefits from a close connection to the Faculty of Fine and Performing Arts, which includes the Malmö Theatre Academy and the Malmö Art Academy, as well as the Inter Arts Center. This results in exciting joint projects and collaboration opportunities.

Admission Requirements

Register for the program at Specific requirements: Applicants must satisfy requirements of a very high artistic level and professional ability assessed in an audition.

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Audition information for each programme/instrument


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.


Rebecka Lassbo, programme coordinator rebecka [dot] lassbo [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se
Berth Lideberg, programme director berth [dot] lideberg [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se
Malmö Opera: Elisabeth Boström elisabeth [dot] bostrom [at] malmoopera [dot] se
Questions regarding the admission process admissions_mhm [at] mhm [dot] lu [dot] se

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For questions about admission to the Performance Programmes

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