Classical Music

Studying music in preparation for working in an orchestra, choir of ensemble?  Setting up your own teaching practice and initiate projects whether or not in collaboration with others? The Classical Music course at the ArtEZ Academy of Music in Zwolle stands for a high craft and artistic level, focused on a professional practice.

This is Classical Music at ArtEZ in Zwolle:

  • Choice of 25 majors.
  • Development of both your musical personality and your craftsmanship with your instrument.
  • Design of your own study with a large selection of electives and with great attention to education and entrepreneurship.
  • Supervision by prominent lecturers and masterclasses with national and international guest lecturers.
  • Acquisition of practical experience and access to a network in orchestras, ensembles, choirs and music schools.

Following your studies, you will be a versatile and distinctive musician and well prepared for the world of contemporary professional practice. You can also continue your studies with a Master’s course.

Admission Classical Music

After your registration via Studielink, we will invite you for the entrance examination. The substantive information can be found at admission.

Music preparatory programmes

ArtEZ has several preparatory programmes in preparation for the bachelor of Music. Click here to see the possibilities.

Contract Education

Part of the curriculum of the courses can be followed through contract education. Following and completing a programme or programme component can lead to a study completion statement or certificate. As a contract student you can use the same facilities as regular students. Registration is possible throughout the year.

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