Konservatorium Wien Privatuniversität
University description (as per official university website)
- University course Ensemble Conducting
The program serves the training throughout the composition and the analysis of all eras and styles of development of the creative abilities of students. Both the artistic and craftsmanship skills to field a solid organization and realization of compositions is taught. In particular, this includes familiarity with all areas of music (vocal, instrumental, electronic, multimedia), reflection and critical to their artistic work, as well as the analysis of other art forms (visual arts, literature, dance).
Objective is to provide students with the ability to artistic and scientific development of musical works of art from every era, and the resulting musical to a highly qualified management ensembles.
Coaching can be in three branches of study are covered:
- Vokalkorrepetition Opera
- Vokalkorrepetition song and oratorio
The students will be equipped with the ability to artistic and scientific development of musical art from every era, which leads to a result from this highly skilled working with instrumentalists and singers.
- University course for chamber music ensembles
In the training classes of the Keys is a contemporary education with a strong practical orientation offered. Our studies are instrumental to the training of soloists, chamber musicians and attendants. Special consideration is this profile the individual talent of the students.
The Major in Piano offers training on the instrument and the sound work with all styles frequent opportunities to perform in lecture evenings, solo concerts, chamber music recitals and other events. Workshops, seminars on various current topics and complement their studies.
The focus of the studies of the organ are not only pure liturgical training in concert organ, bass, improvisation and performance practice.
Accordion is a chromatic button knob model and on instruments with piano keyboard teaches both. In addition to a very broad spectrum of literature concertante for solo accordion ensembles, the ensemble will also play a variety of chamber music promoted.
Other keyboard instruments are currently in the election department offered. In addition to the study of the central artistic discipline, a large number of theoretical and practical supplementary subjects are completed, a comprehensive and professional training which will ensure.
- Double Bass
At the largest department of the Conservatory Vienna Private University in addition to training for the study of string instruments including harp and guitar is offered.
The studies are based emphasizes practical and professional training to enable the full orchestral musicians, chamber musicians and soloists as well as
to / for teachers in terms of a? KunsteducatorIn? that / will meet the requirements of contemporary, creative arts and cultural education needs. Competition training and many performance opportunities complement the curriculum.
- Orchestral Instruments:
The wide variety of courses (on the one hand the central artistic subjects, the other a number of practical and theoretical Additional courses) and their close connection to enable a comprehensive vocational training to / for orchestra musician, chamber musician and soloist , with special consideration of the specific Viennese sound and musical style as well as the Viennese instrument tradition or to and for teachers in terms of a? KunsteducatorIn? of / the requirements of modern, creative arts and cultural education, the justice. In addition to orchestral concerts, theatrical performances and chamber music performances in
different formations that take place both evenings of the lecture classes in instrumental and crossover events of different groups of instruments held, the students many opportunities for joint appearances? and outside the university (eg Vienna
Musikverein, Wiener Konzerthaus, Theater an der Wien) and in cooperation with external tour? . Offer Specific substantive priorities lie in the Community Development of contemporary music and in participation in interdisciplinary projects. The daily teaching and research is further complemented by master classes by renowned artists, through offerings in the areas of live electronics, improvisation, performance coaching, breathing technique and performance practice and the individually designed opportunities for student mobility (ERASMUS).
The accreditation as a private university the following studies are offered as a bachelor with the degree Bachelor of Arts (BA):
? Elementary Music Education
Elementary Music Education
Duration: 8 semesters
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: the completed 17th Age
Duration: 8 semesters
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: the completed 17th Age
The objective of art education degree elementary music education is to train teachers personalities to the requirements of modern, creative music education on a broad basis, and in many professional fields to meet. Graduates are prepared for music classes with all ages and be able to attend music schools, singing schools, nursery schools, dance schools, art schools, creative centers to teach social institutions and general education and interdisciplinary work there.
The inclusion of visual and performing arts, language and movement / dance in connection with the musical core voice and instrument in the study, both the capacity for interdisciplinary music teaching job training and the ability to enter into meaningful to current developments in teaching and research to.
- Jazz-Instrumental (with the study branches):
- Jazz Vocal
- Jazz composition and arrangement
As one of the first music schools in Europe in Vienna Conservatory in 1968 a jazz department established. The focus of the studies related training as a Soloist and the artistic training of communication skills for ensemble playingthat particular weight is placed on.
The training package includes the instrumental studies and the jazz vocal studies also the central artistic subject jazz composition and arrangement. A wide range of practical and theoretical courses is through additional seminars and workshops of international jazz soloists added. In evening lectures and public concerts, students have the opportunity to gain performance experience and to target the requirements of professional life preparing for. Regularly figures in the international jazz scene, invited the students with concert.
The wide variety of courses and their close links provide comprehensive training to and for teachers in terms of a? KunsteducatorIn? That / will meet the requirements of contemporary, creative arts and cultural education needs.
- baroque violin
- Baroque Cello
- Viola da gamba
- Recorder (Early Music)
- Flauto traverso
- Historical oboes instruments
- Historical Instruments Bassoon
- Early Keyboard Instruments
As the first institution in Austria has the Vienna Conservatory private university since 1994 on a Department of Early Music.
The focus of the practical training is the realization of the music literature from the Ars Nova to the early historical romance on adequate instruments.
The teaching concept includes individual initiative and personal responsibility of students and regular team work between teachers and learners alike with one. The family, while labor-intensive teaching environment is also in relation to historical models of music education.
Among the central concerns of the department counts only the instrumental tuition and appropriate training bass playing , the development of chamber music works. Great emphasis is also on the development of self-organization structures laid, a prerequisite for the emergence of ensembles are those that stylistically the most efficient implementation are best suited for one.
The intensification of contacts and cooperation with similar international training in early music to enrich the study as well as a constantly updated range of concerts and master classes by internationally renowned artists.
- Solo Vocal
- Lied and Oratorio
- University course Classical Operetta
The bachelor's or master's degree is the basis for solo singing career opportunities in all areas of classical vocal music, song and oratorio and opera. At the start of training, the development of the voice in the foreground. Increasingly, however, also supported by a coach repertoire work gains in importance. In addition to vocal training special emphasis on body work, interpretation and plays are set. Competition training and frequent performance opportunities, seminars and workshops complement the study.
?How many different opinions exist about whatever the current interpretation of the opera, there is no doubt about that at the center of the whole human being is the singing?. (Walter Felsenstein)
The master's program opera deals with the musical and theatrical interpretation of different characters and styles. Essential is the coordination of voice and representation, and the development of an extensive repertoire. The training consists of the following components:
- Musical Development of the specialist games
- Development of the repertoire for auditions
- Improvisation based on play, body language, movement and music
- Music and scenic design with the director
- Additional Subjects? History of opera, speaking, dance, literature in music
- Probation before an audience? Experience of the entire process as a public opera performances
One of our particular concerns is to offer students a supportive environment within which they can experiment with the learned craft as free as possible. Important key words are coordination of our work, concentration, spontaneity, precision and enthusiasm. We believe that eliminating targeted play and communication technologies available for students and self-release specific energies. These energies seen the audience in the form of expression and spontaneity.
The department also offers a course in classical opera, which is similar to the opera training designed. Each year, developed an operetta, reaches the end of the academic year for the performance.
The Conservatory Vienna Private University helps with their training opportunities for musical entertainment theater of the German-speaking unique combination of opera and musical statement. The aim of the practical course is for artists of national and international musical theater field training, which in all three divisions? Drama, dance and song? succeed and cabaret genres, performance and entertainment dominate.
The central concern is the holistic personality development of students in craftsmanship and artistic terms. In the context of group ensemble, the ability encouraged, both horizontal individual and small group instruction provides the technical basis for the professions to learn of the actor, dancer and singer. The networking of the three requires a research focus in the area of the organic interplay of body, voice and emotion. In collaboration with innovative writers and composers are also developing new musical theater forms.
Besides the music drama major form complementary courses such as singing, ear training, sight, speech technology and improvisation as priorities such as fencing, ballet, national, jazz and tap dance. own musical, revue and operetta productions include a year at a fixed point curriculum and permit the the students insight into their future activity.
The four-year program begins with the two-year undergraduate, the work of the actor himself, so the mental, vocal and physical mastery of his instrument dedicated themselves to.
The out -building main covers the whole aspect of acting and scenic design. By focusing on the practice shall be, it makes the transition into professional life.
Therefore, in addition to the dramatic lessons, is promoted by different teaching methods in the development of individual talents, offered to the language education and training of physical and musical expression and theory courses such as history of theater and stage right, and special workshops. The study is thus a full-time job that requires full commitment.
Own performances, but also co-productions with theaters in Vienna in the second period of study, confront students with the current trends in theatrical practice, which, because of the history of the department a comprehensive understanding of theater tradition of the Austrian theater is compared.
Our graduates are employed at prestigious theaters throughout German-speaking world and in film and television.
Objective of art education studying dance education is the training of teachers personalities to the requirements of modern, creative dance teaching on a broad basis, and in many professional fields to meet.
The central artistic subject (ZKF) is divided into three equal fields: modern dance technique (after the dance technique of Rosalia Chladek), Artistic forms (improvisation, musical interpretation, choreography) and methodology / Education / Lesson Planning and Analysis in the classroom with children, adolescents and adults . These together create the conditions for mediation tanzpädagogische.
In addition dance, rhythmic and musical, pedagogical and theoretical courses are offered.
The training takes into account the holistic personality development of students in terms of artistic and educational support, as part of group which is both educational and social skills, dance and choreography from the field in the. In the area of research are particularly interdisciplinary art education concepts and the development of contemporary forms of mediation tanzpädagogischer content of central importance.
- Modern Dance
The Department of Ballet offers young dancers a solid vocational training in all dance stage directions. The basis for the bachelor ballet is the classical dance, which after the Russian Vaganova system is taught. The bachelor modern dance based on traditional techniques of Graham, Limon, Horton and Chladek and on the mediation of various artistic approaches to contemporary dance.
Parallel to the dance training, the higher of the federal boarding school HIB (Boerhaavegasse 15a, 1030 Wien) with diploma's degree can be visited. For students from other states and foreign countries, there is a possibility of accommodation in the boarding school.
Public performances will accompany the ballet studies at the department, which is also the contact with partner universities and various theaters maintains.
The training offers instruction in the central artistic subject (ballet or modern dance) and according to Major in the following supplementary courses: acrobatics, ballet, character dance, historical dance, gymnastics, Improvisation, Classical and Modern Repertoire, Modern dance technique, pas de deux, rhythm, Contemporary dance and theory. Essential is the cooperation with international guest lecturers.
Class times: Mon-Fri: Bachelor degree in the morning / afternoon preparatory course