Classical Performing Arts (Music), BA

Faculty: Music
Level of degree: Bachelor of Arts (baccalaureus artium, abbreviated as: BA)
Qualification: Classical Instrumental Music Performer or  Classical Music Singer or Choral Conductor
Specialization: classical piano, organ, guitar, violin, viola, cello, double bass, recorder, flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, French horn, trumpet,trombone, tuba, percussions, singing, choral conducting
Starting date: September
Language requirements: English language proficiency
Academic requirements: high school certificate, entrance examination (more information:
Duration: 6 semesters
ECTS credits: 180 credits
Tuition fee: 10,000 USD/year
Other fees: application fee 150 USD, entrance procedure fee 350 USD

Short description: 
The aim of the program is to educate musicians who - with their performing skills, theoretical knowledge, and highly developed musical abilities - enrich and spread the Hungarian and European music culture. They can enrich the repertoire of musical knowledge with their sophisticated music taste and are able to work in music institutions, professional performance ensembles and in other occupations which require music education.
Main subjects typically include (this list is indicative and may change):
Instrumental / Vocal/ Conducting Technique and Performance History of Music, Music Theory, Solfeggio, Folk Music, Acoustic, Philosophy, Art History, Repertoire Studies, Orchestra/Choir, Piano, Chamber Music, Methodology, Stage Practice (in vocal area)
Career prospects: Graduates are able to work at music institutions, professional performance ensembles and at other occupations which require music education. Having achieved a high standard of knowledge, they can continue their studies in one of the MA specializations.

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