Higher Studies in music

Royal Academy of Music Aarhus

The academy currently offers programmes taught in Danish only. The programmes of the institution have been given the highest status, both nationally and internationally. This means that they measure up to the best comparable courses on offer abroad. The School trains students for careers as professional musicians, and, depending on the course taken, students graduate either as solo performers or as music teachers.

The emphasis of the teaching is on solo work with an instrument or the voice, but there is also ensemble playing and a number of supplementary subjects. For those studying to become music teachers, particular importance is attached to music pedagogy and communicative subjects. 

The schools corps of teachers is active and committed, and it is expectes that students exhibit the same qualities. The academy is flexible, but attaches importance to discipline and cooperation as important elements in the training of professional musicians and music teachers.