Below you will find a list of the types of classes and modules that have been on offer at the Academy.
Undergraduate students take weekly academic classes in addition to their principal study. The classes are designed to complement and add to every student’s creative development as performers.
Below are the module titles for 2020-2021. For for more information read the BMus Course Handbook.
Analytical Skills 1
Performing In Context 1
Aural Skills 1
Apart from weekly one-to-one lessons with your piano professor, all piano soloists have chamber music coaching and one-to-one lessons with Visiting Professors as well as public masterclasses.
Additionally, we offer extra classes and training specifically for pianists:
Early Keyboards - coaching on harpsichord and fortepiano
Coaching on harpsichord and fortepiano
Improvising to Film
Working in Multimedia: collaborating with visual artists and filmmakers
Working with Actors and the Spoken Word
Writing Piano Transcriptions
Working with Jazz
Careers Advice for Pianists