Head of specialization

  • Dr. habil Duffek Mihály Full Professor and Head of Department
  • tel./fax: +36 52 411 226

Specialized fields

  • classical piano, organ, guitar, violin, viola, cello, double bass, recorder, flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, French horn, trumpet, trombone, tuba, percussions, voice, conducting of orchestra and choir, church music – organ, church music – choir conducting

Qualification (as indicated in degree)

  • BA in calssical Instrumental Music Performance
  • BA in Classical Singing
  • BA in Orchestral and Choral Conducting
  • BA in Church Music Performance (Organ)
  • BA in Church Music Performance (Choral Conducting)

Duration of education: 6 semesters

Number of credits needed for degree: 180

Main subjects

Basic knowledge: philsophy; aesthetics; ethics; studies of history of culture and art; general and Hungarian history of music; folk music; acoustics

General technical knowledge and skills according to specialization

  • theory of music; musicianship (instrumental and singing); composition analysis; second study piano; chamber music/singing; string quartet (for student of violin, viola and violoncello); contemporary music practice; orchestral/choir practice; score reading; thesis (diploma concert)

Differentiated technical knowledge

  • first study; methodology of instrument/voice; coaching with piano; studies of repertoire (cl. instrument, singing); concert practice; piano accompaniment; sight-reading (cl. piano); string ensemble (cl. string); wind and brass band ensemble; tipmani and percussion instruments (conducting of orchestra and choir)

To enter into the education

  • The applicants take part in an entrance audition, where they demonstrate their musical talent and knowledge. The committe of professors decides giving the possibility to take part in the education program.

Conditions of application

  • certificate of secondary school final exams, aptitude entry test

Aptitude entry test

  • instrument/voice first study, theory of music, written and oral musicianship, piano
  • Tuition fee: 8000 USD/year

Additional costs

  • Registration fee: 50 USD
  • Fee for entry tests: 450 USD
  • Seat reservation: 1000 USD

Scheme of professors and studies

General and Hungarian History of Music Dr. Arany János
Acoustics Dr. Ludmány András
Aesthetics Erdei-Nyilas Ildikó
Ethics Erdei-Nyilas Ildikó
Philosophy Erdei-Nyilas Ildikó
Analysis, concert experiences Dr. S. Szabó Márta
History of art Dr. Huszti László
Musicianship Balla Zsuzsanna
Composition analysis Balla Zsuzsanna
Contemporary music practice Matuz István
Music theory Balla Zsuzsanna
Conducting practice Dr. Molnárné Dr. Török Ágnes
Choir conducting, choir practice Dr. Molnárné Dr. Török Ágnes
Choir practice / Orchestra Dr. Molnárné Dr. Török Ágnes, Bolyky Zoltán
Wind and brass band ensemble Dohos László
Chamber music / Chamber singing Dr. Sárosi György, Dr. Mohos Nagy Éva
Second study piano Dr. Váradi Judit
String quartet Dr. Sárosi György
String ensemble (cl. string) Bolyky Zoltán
Timpani and Percussion Instruments Dr. Szabó István
Score reading Balla Zsuzsanna
Folk music Dr. Herczegh Mária
Latin language Dr. Karasszon Dezső
Coaching with piano Dr. Váradi Judit
Piano accompaniment, sight-reading (cl. piano) Pless Attila
Timpani and Percussion Instruments Dr. Szabó István
First study Dr. Duffek Mihály, Matuz István, Dr. Szabó István
Methodology of instrument / voice Dr. Sárosi György, Dr. Mohos Nagy Éva
Studies of repertoire  
Concert practice  

Requirements of Main Course Final Exam

Updated: 2019.01.15.

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