The Certificate of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Concert Improvisation is a continuing education specialization (post-diploma degree) aimed at musicians of keyboard instruments who intend to develop spontaneous composing, including its performance in public concert.
The course is held by Galina Vracheva.
The duration is 1 year (2 semesters).
Applications are to be submitted by August 31.
Audition examinations usually take place on the second half of September.
The course is structured in 8 sessions that usually take place during the weekend, between September and June.
Each session includes:
Three meeting of coaching in Self-management are also planned.
The course leads to the acquisition of 20 ECTS, divided as follows:
Candidates may be admitted if they meet the following criteria:
A maximum of 6 students per year are admitted to the course.
The course costs CHF 5’000, that correspond to the following fees:
At the end of their studies, participants will receive a Certificate of Advanced Studies SUPSI in Contemporary Repertoire Conducting diploma, under the condition that they:
The University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Southern Switzerland (SUPSI) and the titles that it awards are recognized by the Federal Government according to the law relating to Professional University Schools, 2 October 1995 and subsequent revisions.
This title is not a professional qualification and does not qualify holders to teach in public schools in Switzerland.
Participants must observe the Study Regulations of the University of Music. The University of Music reserves itself the right not to open the course in particular circumstances.
During their studies, participants may suspend or terminate their studies.