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Mas­ter of Music in Con­duct­ing

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If you are interested in conducting professional ensembles in Norway or abroad, this is a programme for you. Focus is placed on your individual musical development, and the Academy offers a solid and versatile academic environment where you can pursue your studies as a conductor.

The Master’s programme in conducting is a unique practical conducting course in which you will have the opportunity to conduct a number of professional ensembles.

The Master’s programme gives you, as a deeply committed conductor, a firm basis for your future development. In the course of your studies, you will cultivate the ability to work in a disciplined and independent manner with accomplished experts and ensembles.

Good musical leaders

The Master’s programme in conducting is vital in an area of music that has a great need for good musical leaders. It will enable you to develop your talents as a performer through relevant practice and reflection, and the solid foundation you establish here will shape your career as a professional conductor.

Your fellow students and your instructors will be important allies through an academic council that will give you useful feedback. As a musical leader, you will acquire the necessary expertise to convey your enthusiasm to ensembles of various sizes.

When you have completed your studies

When you have completed your studies you will have the opportunity to shape a future musical landscape in a variety of artistic contexts and will be prepared to accept major challenges in a national and international music community that is in a constant process of change.

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