Conducting - Bachelor's undergraduate

Last updated on:2019-11-07
Type of study programmeProfessional bachelor degree
DegreeProfessional Bachelor’s Degree in Music, qualification Conductor
Licence/accreditationStudy programme accredited until 31-Dec-2022
Duration4 years (full-time)
Study typeFull-time
Credit points160 (ECTS: 240)
Study languageEnglish (EN)
Study arrangementsInternational students study in English according to an individual plan. International students are offered a Latvian language course (3 ECTS) in the framework of the study program.
Fees4800 - 6000 EUR per year
Study programme descriptionProgramme aims to prepare highly qualified professional choir, symphony orchestra and wind instrument orchestra conductors, providing specialists required by the State and the society, to provide knowledge based on the theory of music sciences consistent with the standards of conductors’ profession and applicable in professional practice, preparing graduates for successful integration into the professional conducting environments of Latvia and of foreign countries, motivating students for professional development and further education within the united European education area; graduates of the study programme respect the interests of the Latvian nation, are able to adapt to the international cultural environment and to preserve and develop the national musical heritage of Latvia.

Conducting with sub-programmes:
Choral Conducting;
Symphony Orchestra Conducting;
Wind Orchestra Conducting.
Study programme
RequirementsGeneral secondary or professional secondary education.
Additional requirements for application to study:
Choir Conducting
• Choir conducting
• Colloquium in choir conducting and piano performance
• Colloquium in music literature and theory (solfeggio, harmony, form)
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Symphony Orchestra Conducting
• Symphony orchestra conducting
• Colloquium in symphony orchestra conducting
• Colloquium in music literature and theory (solfeggio, harmony, form)
• Piano performance

Wind Orchestra Conducting
• Wind orchestra conducting
• Wind instrument / percussion instrument performance
• Colloquium in wind orchestra conducting
• Colloquium in music literature and theory (solfeggio, harmony, form)
Higher Education Institution
Krišjāņa Barona Street 1, Rīga, LV-1050, Latvia
Phone:+371 67820271