International Orchestra Academy II 30 Credits

Internationell orkesterakademi II
First cycle, F0294G
Course syllabus valid: Spring 2019 Sp 3 - Spring 2019 Sp 4
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Syllabus established

Last revised
by Patrik Häggqvist, Director of Undergraduate Studies at the Department of Arts, Communication and Education 15 Feb 2018

Education level
First cycle
Grade scale
U G#
Subject group (SCB)

Entry requirements

General entry requirements, first cycle with exemption from English requirements and F0273G International Orchestra Academy I.Basic knowledge of English is recommended.

More information about English language requirements


The selection is based on 1-165 credits.

Course Aim
This course aims to provide students with heightened knowledge and comprehension of their roll as an orchestra musician.

Upon course completion, the student will be expected to demonstrate: 
• Deepened knowledge of classical orchestra repertoire and the skills to study this repertoire alone or in a group 
• Enhanced skills in musician interaction and cooperative listening 
• Enhanced skils in personal performance and artistic creation of classical music 
• Enhanced skills in intonation, timbre, balance, tone creation, rhythm, articulation, and other musical attributes essential to symphony orchestra musicianship 
• Enhanced appreciation of scenic expression 

• Rehearsals and concerts with Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra 
• Tuning rehearsals 
• Section Rehearsals 
• Chamber Music 
• Instrumental instruction 
• Lectures 

The course is given together with Stockholm Concert Hall Foundation/Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra in Stockholm Concert Hall where students are guided by orchestra members and take part during the course in normal concert productions.

Evaluation is ongoing relative to the course description--see Contents. The course examination is held by a jury and the individual supervisors.

Petter Sundkvist

Literature. Valid from Spring 2019 Sp 3 (May change until 10 weeks before course start)

Course offered by
Department of Arts, Communication and Education

0001Continuous examination25.0TG U G#
0002Final examination5.0TG U G VG