Part time Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance in Europe

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Music Performance

A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

Programs that are focused on music performance offer students the chance to learn about musicology, music theory and musical instruments. Students may choose to specialize in an area such as voice, percussion, brass or piano.

There are more than four thousand higher education organizations in Europe, from leading research institutions to small, teaching-focused universities. Europe itself is not as much different than other continents, reaching from the Arctic Circle to the coast of Africa.

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Bachelor - Jazz

Hanze University of Applied Sciences - Groningen, the Netherlands
Campus 4 years September 2017 Netherlands Groningen

The Prince Claus Conservatoire of the Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen feels a strong connection to the northern part of the Netherlands. We are an internationally renowned institute with high standards regarding quality and atmosphere. Our mission is to train inspiring musicians who can make a difference in our society. [+]

Top Part time Bachelors in Music Performance in Europe. Jazz: www.hanzegroningen.eu/pcc The Prince Claus Conservatoire of the Hanze University of Applied Sciences in Groningen feels a strong connection to the northern part of the Netherlands. We are an internationally renowned institute with high standards regarding quality and atmosphere. Our mission is to train inspiring musicians who can make a difference in our society. We live up to our motto “Share your talent. Move the world” by challenging you to share your talent and passion for music with the world around you. As a future musician or music teacher you will move the world; by inspiring, motivating and touching people’s hearts. Studying at the Prince Claus Conservatoire means that you will be immersed in an inspiring international environment. We are known internationally for our innovative ideas on studying music. We are convinced that having close contact with our students is of great importance, you are not anonymous when you choose to study with us. We have gained the title Best Conservatoire of the Netherlands a number of times. Welcome to Groningen! Joris Teepe and his colleagues are a faculty of seasoned professional musicians who have played with many of the greatest musicians in jazz. They are part of the rich musical community of New York City, the city that is the centre of the jazz world. This life experience and commitment directly effects how they teach; the 'New York comes to Groningen' program is a more pragmatic, performanceoriented way of studying... [-]

BMus Honours in Commercial Music Performance

University of Westminster - Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design
Campus 3 years United Kingdom London

Our aim is to develop you as an individual to become an innovative music creative, and challenge you to develop a style relevant to the contemporary music industry. Developing your own musical identity is the first order of business and we are looking for students who are not only strong performers but who are also curious and not afraid of the challenges that lie ahead in the ever changing music industry and employment landscape. This is a transforming process that requires attention to a number of key areas of understanding, knowledge, communication, making and doing. [+]

Our aim is to develop you as an individual to become an innovative music creative, and challenge you to develop a style relevant to the contemporary music industry. Developing your own musical identity is the first order of business and we are looking for students who are not only strong performers but who are also curious and not afraid of the challenges that lie ahead in the ever changing music industry and employment landscape. This is a transforming process that requires attention to a number of key areas of understanding, knowledge, communication, making and doing. Our degree is written by practitioners for practitioners encompassing a view of the music world that is varied, open and focused. Not only are students encouraged to develop a specialism but we also expect students to understand, as many artists have also learned, that their future lies in variation, adaptation and hybridisation. This course will help you to make this leap and to understand that the music market thrives on fresh input, new ideas, twists on familiar themes and the integration and exploration of new approaches and hybrids. The energy ushered in by new styles, new modes of working, mixed with traditional and new ways of disseminating material is a tangible force. Our recent graduates have releases either as the artist or as a collaborator for labels such as Sony, Universal, Island, Mercury, Hospital, Viper, RAM; on the playlists for BBC Radio 1 as well as playing at festivals such as Reading & Leeds, T... [-]

Bachelor in Music

University of Nicosia
Online & Campus Combined Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 2 more

Our BMus degree provides our students with four categories of professional skills, all of which are necessary for a successful career in any area of music. [+]

Top Part time Bachelors in Music Performance in Europe. Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: BMus Music - Concentrations: 1. Classical Performance, 2. Jazz Performance, 3. Music Education, 4. Creative Music Technology (BMus, 4 years) Level of Qualification: 1st Cycle (Bachelor’s Degree) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time and part-time study are both possible. Some courses are offered on e-learning basis. Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: Our BMus degree provides our students with four categories of professional skills, all of which are necessary for a successful career in any area of music. 1. Core practical and theoretical skills for the professional musician. The first two years of the degree revolve around each student’s?Primary Study (or principle instrument), which includes 4 hours of weekly instruction: 1 hour individual instruction, 1 hour group instruction, and 2 hours of ensemble instruction. Parallel to this intensive study on their primary instruments, our students receive professional training in keyboard and aural skills, harmony and theory, music history, and choral singing. 2. A specialized qualification in a particular area of music. During their final two years of study, our students must complete seven courses in one of the four following concentrations: a. Classical Performance: this consists of two more years of Advanced Primary Study, as well as courses in performance practice, analysis, and composition. b. Jazz Performance: this also consists of two more years of Advanced Primary Study, along with courses in applied jazz harmony, improvisation, and jazz composition.?... [-]

Bachelor of Music - Piano

London Centre Of Contemporary Music
Campus Part time 3 - 6 years August 2017 United Kingdom London

Primarily focused on instrumental practice and performance, our piano course will strengthen your existing technique and broader musical knowledge, whilst developing crucial collaborative and communication skills to help you sustain a long and rewarding life in music, whichever direction your career may take you... [+]

If you love music and would like to earn a living as a musician, musical talent and live gigs will only get you so far. In today’s increasingly competitive and ever-changing music industry you need a fresh approach, professional support and real commitment. LCCM is the only independent higher education college offering industry-led degrees covering a wide range of popular instruments and musical genres – including rock and pop, R&B, soul, reggae, jazz and blues, electronic, latin and world music. And with the unique opportunity to design your own course, combining a number of core and optional modules, our BMus in Music Performance & Production (Piano) is unlike any other music degree in the UK. Primarily focused on instrumental practice and performance, our piano course will strengthen your existing technique and broader musical knowledge, whilst developing crucial collaborative and communication skills to help you sustain a long and rewarding life in music, whichever direction your career may take you. So whether you want to be an in-demand session musician or pianist in a world famous rock band; if you want to be producer, musical director or composer for film and TV, LCCM will help you master your musical ambitions. Click here to read our BMus in Music Performance and Production FAQ Course overview LCCM’s BMus in Music Performance & Production (Piano) is the only music degree in the UK that is designed by you. Starting with a number of core modules, you then select additional subjects to suit your own... [-]

Bachelor in Music Oriented at Education — Musical Instrument Oriented at Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The aim is to educate students in the area of music theory and praxis. The basis is put on disciplines necessary in musical education – music theory, harmony, counterpoint, history of music, musical forms. Practical part is based on instrument playing, voice training, vocal sight singing and conducting techniques. [+]

Top Part time Bachelors in Music Performance in Europe. Music Oriented at Education The aim is to educate students in the area of music theory and praxis. The basis is put on disciplines necessary in musical education – music theory, harmony, counterpoint, history of music, musical forms. Practical part is based on instrument playing, voice training, vocal sight singing and conducting techniques. Graduates should be prepared for getting a job in educational institutions for musical activities of children, in cultural institutions, museums etc. They are not prepared for independent profession of music teacher. For teaching qualification it is necessary to continue in Master program. Musical Instrument Oriented at Education This program is intended for graduates of music conservatory, musical high schools and musical basic schools who are not oriented for professional interpretation career. It is possible to study two instruments – piano or violin. The basic subjects are individual study of instrument, chamber music, improvisation, orchestra playing. Theoretical subjects – construction and history of instrument, instrumental literature. Graduates should be prepared for getting a job in educational institutions for musical activities of children, in cultural institutions, museums etc. They are not prepared for independent activity of music teacher. For teaching qualification it is necessary to continue in Master program. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria Exam in first branch – max. 40 points (Music) Exam in second branch – max. 40 points (Instrument – piano or violin) Total score – 80 points maximum. Conditions for admission Candidates are... [-]

Bachelor in Music Oriented at Education — Choir Conducting Oriented at Education

Charles University Faculty of Education
Campus October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

The aim is to educate students in the area of music theory and praxis. The basis is put on disciplines necessary in musical education – music theory, harmony, counterpoint, history of music, musical forms. Practical part is based on instrument playing, voice training, vocal sight singing and conducting techniques. [+]

Music Oriented at Education The aim is to educate students in the area of music theory and praxis. The basis is put on disciplines necessary in musical education – music theory, harmony, counterpoint, history of music, musical forms. Practical part is based on instrument playing, voice training, vocal sight singing and conducting techniques. Graduates should be prepared for getting a job in educational institutions for musical activities of children, in cultural institutions, museums etc. They are not prepared for independent profession of music teacher. For teaching qualification it is necessary to continue in Master program. Choir Conducting The aim is to provide system of basic theoretical knowledge and practical conducting skills. The main subjects are: conducting technique, playing of vocal scores, vocal education in choir, aural analysis, history of choral singing, literature for all kinds of choirs. Graduates should be prepared for getting a job in educational institutions for musical activities of children, in cultural institutions, museums etc. They are not prepared for independent activity of conductor. For fully qualification of choral conductor it is necessary to continue in Master program. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria Exam in first branch – max. 40 points (Music) Exam in second branch – max. 40 points (Choir) Total score – 80 points maximum. Conditions for admission Candidates are admitted to study if they meet all admission requirements: 1. to deliver a certified copy of secondary school-leaving exam 2. to pass an entrance examination and reach at least one point in... [-]

Bachelor in Music - Post Labor

University of Minho - Institute of Arts and Human Sciences
Campus 3 years September 2017 Portugal Braga

The university's Music undergraduate course is strongly specialized three areas, namely, Musicology, Music Performance, and Choral Conducting. [+]

Top Part time Bachelors in Music Performance in Europe. Academic degree: Bachelor (Bologna 1st cycle degree) ECTS: 180 Duration: 3 curricular years Regime: After Working Hours Place: Gualtar Campus, Braga Main Scientific area: Music BACHELOR | 3 YEAR POST-LABOR The Bachelor degree in Music provides a highly specialized training in: Instrument, Musicology, and Coral Direction. Mobility and academic exchange in a training framework provided by the institutions of the European University and Higher Education Network are stimulated. In a culture of competitiveness and employability, internationalization and root in community are paradigms of this educational project with an international faculty and a strong performative and investigative component of University nature oriented to the exercise of musical professions and access to the 2nd professional cycle in the education field. - Prerequisites Careers 1. Musicology: Musical investigation, Edition of Music, Music Criticism, Music management, and access to postgraduate teaching degree. 2. Performance: Music performance professions and access to postgraduate teaching degree 3. Coral Conducting: Music Performance professions on the realm of Coral Conducting, and access to postgraduate teaching degree. [-]

Bachelor of Music in Pop/World Music with Classical Music

Rostock University of Music and Drama
Campus 4 years October 2017 Germany Rostock

The “Pop and World Music” course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Music is available in two forms:

  • a vocal course for singers
  • an instrumental course for guitarists, bass players, pianists, saxophonists and percussionists.
What makes this course at hmt Rostock so special is that the main subject focuses not only on pop styles, but is almost equally weighted towards classical music! This makes the course the only one of its kind in Germany. [+]

The “Pop and World Music” course leading to the degree of Bachelor of Music is available in two forms: a vocal course for singers an instrumental course for guitarists, bass players, pianists, saxophonists and percussionists. What makes this course at hmt Rostock so special is that the main subject focuses not only on pop styles, but is almost equally weighted towards classical music! This makes the course the only one of its kind in Germany. IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU? You are keen to make music your career. Perhaps you’re not yet sure what style you prefer… focusing solely on “classical” music might be too monotonous, concentrating on pop, rock, jazz or other styles might be too superficial…so you are looking for a course which combines a lot of different things. Or, after many years spent playing in various bands, you may suddenly find that studying classical music would open up a whole new horizon! You have already… ... undergone a lengthy period of musical training in guitar, piano, bass, saxophone, percussion or singing, for example in the classical style, and have also gained experience in the pop, rock or jazz genres. Or was it the other way round…? No matter! You would like to… ... … explore and improve your vocal or instrumental skills – in any style. You would also like to improve your knowledge of music, music history, instruments etc. and acquire the necessary theoretical basis. What’s more… ... … you want to work creatively as... [-]

Bachelor of Music Jazz Studies and Performance

Accademia Europea di Firenze - European Academy of Florence
Campus 3 years October 2017 Italy Florence

AEF Jazz Studies and Performances Bachelor is the first Jazz Bachelor to match the European three-years structure with the American Universities' four years bachelors degrees and to make the two systems compatible with credits: fundamental topics, music core courses and specialization courses of prestigious U.S Universities are all covered. [+]

Top Part time Bachelors in Music Performance in Europe. AEF Jazz Studies and Performances Bachelor is the first Jazz Bachelor to match the European three-years structure with the American Universities' four years bachelors degrees and to make the two systems compatible with credits: fundamental topics, music core courses and specialization courses of prestigious U.S Universities are all covered. The Jazz Degree has a strong component in performance hence the importance of the ensemble courses and public concerts as well as a Liberal Arts approach. Our vision is to inspire and support the growth of young artists with a wide cultural experience. The result is a structured, coherent and focused degree, off of which young musicians can launch their careers. Specialized instruction, performances, and networking throughout the European music community make this opportunity unique. First Year Music History and Literature I Ensemble I - Jazz Keyboard Harmony and Improvisation I Instrument Performing Jazz I. Private Lessons Aural Comprehension I Music Fundamentals Music Theory I History of Jazz and Popular Music Ensemble II - Jazz Instrument Performing Jazz II - Private Lessons Keyboard Harmony and Improvisation II Aural Comprehension II Music Theory II Second Year Ensemble III - Jazz Instrument Performing Jazz III. Private Lessons Jazz Arranging and Composition I Jazz Improvisation I Keyboard Harmony and Improvisation III Aural Comprehension III Music Theory III Academic Elective Music in Diverse Cultures: Jazz in Europe Instrument Performing Jazz IV. Private Lessons Jazz Arranging and Composition II Keyboard Harmony and Improvisation IV Aural Comprehension IV... [-]

Bachelor of Performing Arts: Voice and Opera

Accademia Europea di Firenze - European Academy of Florence
Campus 3 years October 2017 Italy Florence

The Major in Voice and Opera / Lyric Opera Concentration is a program that integrates the highest standards in voice training and musical coaching with comprehensive and challenging dramatic preparation. Students will work together with renowned teachers and artists active in Florence. [+]

The Major in Voice and Opera / Lyric Opera Concentration is a program that integrates the highest standards in voice training and musical coaching with comprehensive and challenging dramatic preparation. Students will work together with renowned teachers and artists active in Florence. We are committed to the traditions of classically-based vocal training while at the same time creating an environment that allows a student to explore the wide-range of music theatre and lyric repertoire that is expected of today's professional singers. In addition to work in classrooms and studios, the program offers performance opportunities in fully-staged productions under the guidance of professional directors, choreographers, conductors, musical directors, and designers. During your study you are required to perform in a minimum of three productions. You must perform at least one major (leading) roles in opera performance. Undergraduate applicants do not go through a traditional audition process. We ask that you submit recorded materials that will be reviewed by the faculty. Once that review has been completed we will contact those candidates from whom we require further information. For detailed information on how to submit your recorded materials please send an email to the helpdesk. First Year Critical Studies Music Fundamentals Music Theory I Applied Piano I Diction I Operatic Repertoire I Sights Aural Skills I Voice I Libretti I Music History and Literature II Principles of acting in opera I Music Theory II Applied Piano II Diction II Operatic Repertoire II Sights and Aural Skills II Voice II Second Year Musical... [-]