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MAContemporary Performance and Composition / CoPeCo: Humanities and Arts (ISCED 2)

Tuition fee €5,500.00 per year
Application fee €50.00 one-time
Course code 122597
More information

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Overview

Contact: hanneleen@ema.edu.ee

CoPeCo is a two-year joint master´s programme in Contemporary Performance and Composition that offers students a open platform for experimental musical practice within a European setting.
The programme´s participating institutions are:
Eesti Muusika- ja Teatriakadeemia (Estonia)
Kungl. Musikhögskolan i Stockholm (Sweden)
Conservatoire National Supérieur Musique et Danse de Lyon (France)
Hochschule für Musik und Theater Hamburg (Germany)

Programme structure

Program goals

Masters in Contemporary Performance and Composition” (CoPeCo) is a joint masters programme for educating performers and composers used to creative interaction during the preparation and presentation of new music and having a high proficiency in working across disciplines and with new technologies.


Learning outcomes of program

On completion of the programme, the student is expected to:
Knowledge and Understanding
• demonstrate knowledge and understanding in the field of forward-looking music creation and performance, including involvement in current trends within contemporary musical life as well as in-depth knowledge regarding artistic processes in general and his/her own working methods in particular,
• demonstrate familiarity with methods and processes for dealing with complex
phenomena, issues and situations in the field of music creation and performance, and
• demonstrate knowledge and understanding of new media, its cultural contextualization in general and relation to the field of music specifically.
Skills and Abilities
• demonstrate an ability to create and execute his/her own artistic ideas with a developed personal expression; to identify, formulate and solve artistic and creative problems independently as well as plan and undertake advanced artistic tasks using appropriate methods within predetermined time frames, and thereby contribute to the artistic development and to evaluate this work,
• demonstrate an ability both nationally and internationally to clearly present and discuss his/her work and artistic issues in speech, writing or in other ways and in dialogue with musical life and society in general,
• demonstrate an ability to work closely and cross-disciplinarily with musicians as well as with practicians within other art forms,
• demonstrate capacity to work within an international framework, to exhibit initiative, responsibility, leadership and collaborative abilities, and
• demonstrate the skills and knowledge required to independently participate in and to work within musical life and other related fields of activities.
Judgement and Approach
• demonstrate an ability to make critical assessments in the field of music creation and performance with regards to relevant artistic, social and ethical issues,
• demonstrate ability to participate actively in society and demonstrate tolerance and respect towards diversity of attitudes and values
• demonstrate understanding of the possibilities and limitations regarding music, and its role in society, and
• demonstrate an ability to identify the need for additional knowledge and to take responsibility for his/her ongoing learning.


The content of study program

The programme is designed for 2 years (4 semesters) of studies. Each institution is responsible for organizing, carrying out and ensuring quality of academic work during one semester. The responsibility shall be divided as follows:
Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre – 1st semester
Royal College of Music in Stockholm – 2nd semester
National Superior Conservatory of Music and Dance in Lyon – 3rd semester
Hamburg University of Music and Theatre – 4th semester


*Academic department: *

Major and minor field of study, specialization
Performance
Composition
Performance-Composition


Access to further study: Doctoral Program

Professional status: The right to be employed in a position requiring Master´s Degree or corresponding qualification

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Application start
Dec 1, 2017
Application deadline
Jan 31, 2018 23:59 (GMT)

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States