Course in Musical Instruments

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Musical Instruments

A course is an accelerated pathway of study for high school graduates. Courses are designed to provide deeper knowledge of a given subject, and can range from a few months to several years.

What is a course in musical instruments? It is a course that studies performance opportunities in ensemble, chamber, duo and orchestral training. Education is also offered to investigate core modules in historical studies, music theory, songwriting, practical musicianship, stylistic studies as well as aural and professional skills including vocal and instrumental teaching to provide depth and support to their education and interests. 

By taking a musical instruments course, students gain a number of competencies that benefit both their professional and personal lives. They learn talents as performers that can enhance their practical experiences. It may also lead to an advanced degree and increased salary.

Because of the international appeal for musical instruments courses, remote access of desired courses is available. However, programs differ, as do their costs. For this reason, it is ideal to contact the schools that interest you to determine individual enrollment costs and registration fees.

Students taking a musical instruments course are qualified to pursue careers as musicians and meet the changing professional expectations and demands within broader cultural, musical, economic and interdisciplinary perspectives. Some utilize entrepreneurial skills and work as solo performers to manage their careers effectively. Others who enjoy working closely with people may find work as professional instrument or music teachers. Additional jobs include vocal performers, conductors, private tutors, music directors or professional composers.

International universities that offer online classes provide accessibility, flexibility and convenience for active adults to pursue educational goals from anywhere in the world. To find the school that is right for you, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Course in Jazz Bass Guitar

Liszt Academy
Campus Full time September 2017 Hungary Budapest

Three popular jazz standards of different tempo and character (ballad, latin, swing, etc.). Playing the melody of the theme according to bass accompaniment and to the original harmonisation. [+]

Best Course Studies in Musical Instruments 2017. Jazz Bass Guitar admission requirements for non-degree studies Presentation of scales (major, minor, harmonic and melodic minor) and triads in small and large arpeggiation. Three popular jazz standards of different tempo and character (ballad, latin, swing, etc.). Playing the melody of the theme according to bass accompaniment and to the original harmonisation. Soloistic improvisation. Piano accompaniment is provided by the department, but the candidate has to bring the notes – transposed for the given key, suitable for piano accompaniment. Playing blues: in medium tempo, in relatively simple keys. Accompaniment, improvisation as for the usual blues harmonisation is not required. Playing about 10 jazz standards from memory. Only the accompaniment is required according to the original harmonisation. The repertoire must be presented to the examination panel in the exam material submitted by the candidate. Playing accompaniments of different characters (swing, 8/8, Latin, jazz-rock, etc.) on the harmony line given at the exam. Identification of bass notes given with piano accords and played according to functional order by ear. Stylistic sight reading of simple classical or jazz motives. [-]

Apprentice Program

California College of Music
Campus Full time 6 months April 2017 USA Pasadena

The Apprentice Program equips students with extensive and practical real-world skills to empower them to succeed in the modern popular music industry. Technical development, ear training, private lessons, and ensemble playing give students valuable hands-on experience in the craft of music. [+]

Apprentice Program 2 Quarters, 30 Credits The Apprentice Program equips students with extensive and practical real-world skills to empower them to succeed in the modern popular music industry. Technical development, ear training, private lessons, and ensemble playing give students valuable hands-on experience in the craft of music. Taught by world-renowned professional musicians, the Apprentice Program is the right choice for students who wish to quickly establish a firm foundation of musicianship for the modern industry. The Apprentice Program curriculum for vocalists and instrumentalists is the same as the first two quarters in the Diploma and Associate’s Degree Programs. CCM offers the Apprentice Program for the following: VOICE GUITAR BASS DRUMS PIANO/KEYBOARDS HOW TO GET STARTED AND APPLY Step 1: Film your Video Audition Step 2: Complete an Application for Admission Step 3: Pay your application fee and send us your supporting documents APPLICATION DEADLINE CCM enrolls new students in our Spring and Fall quarters. Our Spring 2017 starts on April 3rd, 2017, and new students must submit all application materials by: U.S. Residents: March 1st, 2017. International Students: February 1st, 2017. PLEASE NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE REVIEWED UNTIL THE APPLICATION FEE IS RECEIVED [-]

German and Music

ActiLingua Academy
Campus Full time 4 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Austria Vienna

In addition to your Standard or Intensive German course you can book music lessons. Music instruction takes place at the Vienna Conservatory and is available for music students, professionals and enthusiastic amateurs. [+]

Best Course Studies in Musical Instruments 2017. In addition to your Standard or Intensive German course you can book music lessons. Music instruction takes place at the Vienna Conservatory and is available for music students, professionals and enthusiastic amateurs. Practical lessons: You receive one individual instrumental (e.g. violin, piano, clarinet etc.) or vocal lesson per week. Theoretical lessons: music history, acoustics, solfeggio. (Good knowledge of German required!) GERMAN COURSE German course of your choice with 20 to 30 German lessons and 5 lessons (2-3 times) of cultural and leisure programme per week. You study German for 4 or 6 lessons daily from Monday to Friday in small international groups, following a recognized curriculum. Our cultural programme with its Vienna city walks, talks and other activities promotes insights into Austrian culture and music. Standard Course: You study German in 20 weekly lessons. 5 weekly lessons of cultural and leisure programme are included in the price. Intensive Course: 10 weekly lessons of German in especially small study groups in addition to your Standard Course. Insider-tip: All German courses with a duration of 12 or more weeks are reduced by up to 30%! This discount is already considered in our price list. CULTURE/SPECIAL INTEREST PROGRAMME Cultural and leisure activities are organized 2 to 3 times per week (5 lessons) and are included in the price. Talks, discussions on Austrian music, art, literature, tours of the sights of Vienna, parties and sports – all form part of this programme. MUSIC AT THE VIENNA CONSERVATORY... [-]

Sound

exMedia
Campus Full time October 2017 Germany Cologne

In Klanglabor the KHM is a project-oriented sound practice combines with current sound discourses in the form of seminars, lectures, practical exercises or work presentations. As interdisciplinary and modular organized place the sound laboratory provides both space for the development of artistic projects sound as well as for workshops on instrument making, musical production techniques or media archaeological topics. [+]

In Klanglabor the KHM is a project-oriented sound practice combines with current sound discourses in the form of seminars, lectures, practical exercises or work presentations. As interdisciplinary and modular organized place the sound laboratory provides both space for the development of artistic projects sound as well as for workshops on instrument making, musical production techniques or media archaeological topics. The range of seminars offered includes sound synthesis method in hardware and software (programming), the use of sensors, interface and app development, Radio Arts / Ars Acustica, Field Recording / soundscape composition, text-sound composition / Poetry Sonore, and theoretical reflection of auditory culture and music and art history. In addition, the sound lab offers with the annual basic seminar sound an introduction to the various themes for interested students that do not yet have little or no experience in dealing with sound. Moreover, curates and organizes the sound lab in the auditorium of the KHM the concert series "Nocturnes" that presents outstanding and exceptional artistic positions between music, sound art and lecture-performance in three events per semester. [-]