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CURRICULUM

COURSE OF STUDIES IN POPULAR MUSIC

The overall number of lessons in a normal school week is about 40 hours. These are composed of approximately 23 hours of in class lessons and 17 hours of individual practice.

The total amount of the weekly hours varies depending on the choice of the major subject.

 

1. SEMESTER HOURS / WEEK
Bass/Guitar
Drums
Vocals
Piano/Saxophone
Percussion
Study time
Major Subject 2,3 hrs.* 1 hrs.** 1 hrs.** 3 hrs.
Minor Subject 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Bandtr./Rhythmtraining 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Rhythm & Groove 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Music production 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 0 hrs.
Pedagogy 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Theory of harmony 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Eartraining 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Vocal-Repertoire 0 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs.
Read & Sing 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Arrangement 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Instrumental Repertoire 1 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Rock-, Pop-Repertoire 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Songwriting 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Choir 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs.
Music history/World music 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Stage-Performance 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Total expense per
student (approx. 40 hrs.)
24,3 24 23 17
2. SEMESTER HOURS / WEEK
Bass/Guitar
Drums
Vocals
Piano/Saxophon
Percussion
Study time
Major Subject 2,3 hrs.* 1 hrs.** 1 hrs.** 3 hrs.
Minor Subject 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Bandtr./Rhythmtraining 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Rhythm & Groove 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Music production 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 0 hrs.
Pedagogy 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Harmonielehre 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Eartraining 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs.
Jazz-Vocal-Repertoire 0 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs.
Read & Sing 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Arrangement 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Instrumental Repertoire 1 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Rock-, Pop-Repertoire 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Songwriting 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs..
Choir 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs.
Stage-Performance 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Music history/World music 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Total expense per
student (approx. 40 hrs.)
24,3 24 23 18
3./4. SEMESTER HOURS / WEEK
Bass/Guitar
Drums
Vocals
Piano/Saxophon
Percussion
Study time
Major Subject 2,3 Std.* 1 Std.** 1 Std.** 3 Std.
Minor Subject 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Bandtr./Rhythmtraining 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Rhythm & Groove 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Pedagogy 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Theory of harmony 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Eartraining 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Vocal-Repertoire 0 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs.
Read & Sing 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Arrangement 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Aural theory 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Instrumental Repertoire 1 hrs. 0 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Songwriting 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Choir 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs.
Music history Pop/Rock 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Jazz-Vocal-Improvisation 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Stage-Performance 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 1 hrs.
Music & Business*** 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 2 hrs. 0 hrs.
Style & Timing*** 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Music history Jazz*** 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs. 1 hrs.
Total expense Semester 3. Semester
26,3 26 25 20
Total expense Semester 4. Semester
22,3 22 21 18

* 2 hours per week in small groups; 8 x 30 mins. "Private tutoring" per semester

** Private coaching à 45 mins.

*** Semester 3 only