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Conducting

REQUIREMENTS TO THE INTRODUCTORY EXAMINATIONS IN THE MASTER

Educational program: 5В040500-Conducting

Specialization "Choral conducting", "Orchestral conducting"

 

The previous levels of education for applicants for this specialty can be:

1. College of Music, a specialized music school;

2. specialized music schools;

3. College of Arts, Humanities and Pedagogical College;

4. Variety circus school;

5. Higher educational institutions (receiving a second higher education - on a fee basis).

 І. CREATIVE EXAMINATION BY SPECIALTY

 

Specialization "Choral Conducting"

1. Program Execution:

- conducting two contrasting compositions (one - a cappella, the second - with accompaniment);

- piano playing of choral score and piano compositions at the commission's choice (by heart);

2. Auditory analysis (intervals, chords, modulation in the key of the 1st degree of kinship).

3. The colloquium includes the following questions:

- on the biography, the creativity of the composers of the program (characteristic of the composer's style, genre, work);

- the general musical outlook on musical-theoretical disciplines and choral literature.

 

Specialization "Opera-symphonic conducting"

Execution of the program:

- conducting two different works (part of the symphony, overture, poem);

- playing piano compositions at the commission's choice (by heart);

2. Auditory analysis (intervals, chords, modulation in the key of the 1st degree of kinship).

3. The colloquium includes the following questions:

- on the biography, the creativity of the composers of the program (characteristic of the composer's style, genre, work);

- the general musical outlook on musical and theoretical disciplines and opera and symphonic literature.

 

CRITERIA FOR EVALUATION:

Score of 29-40 points:

The entrant must demonstrate the presence of bright musical data, possession of all the technical techniques of manual techniques, fluent command of the instrument, competent reading of the author's text, awareness of the content of the work, broad outlook, in-depth knowledge of the history of music and performing arts.

Score17-28:

The entrant must demonstrate the presence of good musical data, possession of technical techniques of manual technique, sufficient possession of the instrument, meaningful reading of the author's text, awareness of the content of the work, meaningful, but not complete answers to the colloquium.

Score 5-16:

The entrant should demonstrate the presence of average musical data and playing the instrument, a poor understanding of the style and content of the performed works, a limited outlook and weak answers to the colloquium.

0-4points:

The entrant has no musical data and possession of the instrument. The program does not meet the requirements for admission. Weak knowledge of the colloquium.

 

ІІ. CREATIVE EXAMINATION ON MUSICAL-THEORETICAL DISCIPLINES

Solfeggio – writing (3-part single tones with the chromaticity, with deviations in the key first-degree relatives dictation).

Harmony-orally by tickets (modulation game, sequence game, harmonic analysis).

ІІІ. COMPREHENSIVE TEST OF THE APPLICANT

To participate in comprehensive testing, the applicant submits an application to the Admissions Committee of the KNK after Kurmangazy on a letterhead of the established sample, a receipt for payment for testing. Passed for testing issued a special pass with a photo. Testing is conducted in the following subjects:

1. History of Kazakhstan.

2. Literacy reading (Kazakh or Russian language at the choice of the applicant).

 

 

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