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Requirements for the Orchestral Instruments master’s program – Saxophone major

Master of Music / Major in Orchestral Instruments (RSH) and Orchestra Playing at the Orchesterzentrum NRW

1. Major in Orchestral Instruments

1.1 Preselection
For the pre-selection, a total of 4 uncut videos showing artistic presentations have to be submitted with the application. The total duration of the 4 videos should not exceed 20 minutes. The following requirements apply:

  • Alexander Glazunov, Saxophone Concerto, beginning to number 22 after cadenza with piano accompaniment. 1 uncut video.
  • Two works of other stylistic periods of free choice with piano accompaniment. 2 uncut videos.
  • Orchestral pieces. 1 uncut video.
    • Mussorgsky, The Old Castle

1.1 Presence Examination
The presence examination includes the following parts:

  • Artistic presentation: the same repertoire requirements apply as in the preselection. The same works may be presented as in the preselection.
  • A short reflective talk related to the artistic presentation.

The examination board reserves the right to make a selection from the prepared pieces.

Prof. Martin Hilner

Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf Fischerstraße 110, 40476 Düsseldorf

Fon: +49.211.49 18 -0