Whether an aspiring musician or an academic of the arts, music programs offer a multi-disciplined approach to the study of music and performance. Music studies look to refine both the technical and theoretical knowledge needed to master the field.
As the largest and most populous continent in the world, Asia consists of a wide variety of ethnic groups, cultures, environments, economics, historical ties, and governmental systems.
Music Science includes the history, theoretical and other areas of music. The development of music science in Azerbaijan can be attributed to two major periods: XIII-XV a
Master in Music Science
Music Science includes the history, theoretical and other areas of music.
The development of music science in Azerbaijan can be attributed to two major periods: XIII-XV and XIX-XX centuries, XIII-XV and XIX-XX centuries have an important place in the development of music-theoretical subjects of Azerbaijan.
The chair of Music Science and methods was established in 2002-2003.
The chair consists of an assistant-professor, 5 senior teachers, two teachers, a senior laboratory-assistant and a demonstrator. The subjects taught in the chair are:
The history of music of Eastern nations
Nakhchivan music culture
Sholokhov Moscow State University for the Humanities
The Master's Degree program is aimed at training highly - skilled performers , singers and vocal art teachers at all levels of education.
The Master's Degree program is aimed at training highly - skilled performers , singers and vocal art teachers at all levels of education. Undergraduates have the unique opportunity of creative communication with outstanding singers of our time, such as People's Artists of Russia B.N.Kudryavtsev , N.V.Baskov , Honored Artist of Russia V.M.Syutkin, famous pop singer S.M.Penkin etc. The result of Master’s Degree Course is a concert performance and protection of master's thesis on topical issues of theory and methodology of vocal art. The uniqueness of the master's degree program:
All undergraduates have the opportunity to master various genres of classical, pop, jazz and folk music;
The combination of theory and practice of voice with the provision of extensive network of practice bases
Participation in various vocal competitions and festivals, including the International Competition "Muses of the world" ("Contemporary Art and Education" ).
All undergraduates have the opportunity to serve the scientific and practical conferences and publish articles;
The program has a teaching component, which allows to master methods of teaching vocal music at different levels of education.
Final certification - participation in the show program or project performance and protection (if desired, may be replaced with the protection of master's thesis).
The MMus programme aims to ensure the students’ ability to excel in today’s professional environment, where musicians must possess exceptional training as both teachers a
Duration (years): 1.5 years
Qualification Awarded: Music (MMus, 1.5 years or 3 semesters)
Level of Qualification: 2nd Cycle
Language of Instruction: English
Mode of Study: Full-time and Part-time are both possible.
Minimum ECTS Credits: 90
Profile of the Programme
The MMus programme aims to ensure the students’ ability to excel in today’s professional environment, where musicians must possess exceptional training as both teachers and performers. Specifically, it enhances and develops the students’ personal performance standards; the range of their performance experience; their effectiveness as pedagogues; and their problem-solving, critical thinking, and communication skills.