Taught course

Repetiteur Studies

Institution
Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama · Music
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Typical a degree in music. Applicants will be asked to attend an audition to demonstrate that they have a satisfactory standard for entry.

Months of entry

September

Course content

MA Repetiteur Studies:

  • Expert one-to-one tuition from eminent repetiteurs and coaches
  • Opportunities to observe professional repetiteurs in rehearsal at WNO
  • Placement within a major UK opera house
  • Detailed study and preparation of substantial core repertoire
  • Opportunities to play for a number of College opera and opera scenes productions each year
  • Training in, and opportunities to accompany, vocal performances and rehearsals, such as those involving the RWCMD College Chorus and Chamber Choir
  • Opportunities to play at language classes, vocal coaching sessions and masterclasses
  • Training in the development of coaching, choral preparation and conducting skills
  • Experience of a professionally equivalent audition and working session

Information for international students

The College regularly holds auditions in Asia and North America and, in some cases, it may be able to accept auditions recordings on DVD from applicants who are unable to attend an audition in person.

Fees and funding

Students can apply for a postgraduate loan and may also be able to apply for financial assistance from a variety of educational charities and trusts.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
  • Further details of qualification

    Typical a degree in music. Applicants will attend an audition to demonstrate that they have a satisfactory standard for entry.

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Department
Email
admissions@rwcmd.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)29 2039 1361