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Classical String Performance MA

Irish World Academy: Classical String Performance MA

Classical String Performance MA
2 Years  Full- Time


This MA Classical String Performance is unique due to its partnership with the Irish Chamber Orchestra (ICO).
All students receive a weekly instrumental lesson with the relevant ICO principal plus technique lessons and chamber coaching with ICO members.
The course also includes:

  • Membership of Academos, the Irish Chamber Orchestra ensemble that combines ICO members and MA students
  • Specialised tuition in a wide range of performance practice techniques including audition techniques, Alexander, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, self-marketing, programme notes, performance anxiety, practice, professionalism, analysis. mindfulness, pedagogy, pilates, yoga….
  • Weekly session with accompanist, plus Intensive coaching week with guest pianist per year on duo sonata repertoire.
  • A choice of electives and independent studies that draw upon the resources of the Irish World Academy - including Trad, Multimedia, Improvisation, Music Therapy, Community Music and many more.

For academic queries on this programme contact:

Course Director:  Dr Niall Keegan
The Irish World Academy of Music & Dance
Tel : 353 61 202465
Fax : 353-6-202589

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