Opera history

Teacher: Mette Borg

The course gives an overview and presents highlights from opera history in the context of broader music/culture perspectives in relation to the epochs, composers and works in question.


PREREQUISITES

Competences and knowledge corresponding to an artistic BA or similar. Familiarity with stage/performative arts and/or classical music/culture an advantage.


LEARNING OUTCOMES

At the conclusion of the subject, the student is expected to:

  • Be familiar with major works, librettists and composers from opera history
  • Possess knowledge of style features and dramaturgical and compositional characteristics in the various historical periods
  • Possess knowledge of the historically and culturally relevant features of the relevant periods.
TEACHING AND WORKING METHODS

Lectures/presentations


GROUP FORMATION

Approx. 15. Room for 2-3 external participants.


ASSESSMENT

Not relevant.


REFERENCES
REGISTRATION

If you wish to participate in one of the TVAERS courses, you must enter up to 3 priority course requests. You can wish max. 2 courses and you will receive a reply no later than the 10th of August on whether you have a place on a course. Deadline for registration is July 1st.

To enter your wishes CLICK HERE.

TIME

2 semesters. (Not yet scheduled)

PLACE

Det Kongelige Danske Musikkonservatorium

ONLINE

NO

LEVEL

MA-level

ECTS

0

LANGUAGE

Danish – English if required by participants