LOD 2. Professional preparation (coaching) to participate in vocal auditions

Period of the EOA module in 2020-2021

February – May 2021 (min. 3 months)

Description of the EOA module

  • Professional preparation to participate in all kinds of vocal auditions. Preparation includes:
  • assistance in choosing the appropriate repertoire for a given type of voice (i. a. according to Rudolf Kloiber’s catalogue);
  • work with a singing teacher on vocal technique;
  • work with the phonetics specialist on the text of the opera;
  • arias that are being prepared;
  • work with the pianist on the style and musical issues;
  • preparation for public performance on the stage.

Name(s) of the professor(s) of this module:

  • Solo singing: Prof. Urszula Kryger (mezzosoprano)
  • Prof. Beata Zawadzka- Kłos (soprano)
  • Prof. Włodzimierz Zalewski (bass)
  • Prof. Piotr Miciński (bass)
  • Prof. Ziemowit Wojtczak (baritone)
  • Prof. Krzysztof Bednarek (tenor)

Possible extra’s beside the module

  • The Student also has the opportunity to work in the recording studio to prepare the demo recording (possible additional fee – about 20 EUR per hour)
  • Possible performance(s) in institutional concerts according to the schedule

Minimum and maximum number of EOA students

  • Minimum: 1
  • Maximum 4

Number of teaching / production hours of the EOA module

  • Working with the vocal teacher – approx. 20 hours – individual classes
  • Working with a pianist – approx. 20 hours
  • Working with phonetics specialist – 10 hours
  • Rehearsals in the chamber concert hall – 6 hours

The performance at the chamber concert hall of the Academy of Music in Łódź, at 32 Gdańska St. – 3 hours

25 ECTS credits

Entrance examination:

  • Submit recordings. The application must include a link to a video recording (candidate singing with piano accompaniment).
  • Deadline: November 2020.

Description of the final examination

  • Location of the final concert: the chamber concert hall of the Academy of Music in Łódź, at 32 Gdanska St.

Total expenses of the EOA module per student and what is included / excluded in this price

  • Module is available within an Erasmus exchange (SMS or SMP)
  • Module could be also available as postgraduate studies. The fee is then approx. 1500 EUR (not included travel and living costs).
Module Code : LOD 2
Institution : Łódź
Dates : Feb-May 2021
Student : Singer
Language : English / Polish
Activity : Audition / Training
Module Type : Professional training