Practical exam

During the practical exam (audition) you will play the following works:

  • one Paganini caprice or a virtuoso piece or a study of the same level
  • (one movement of) a concerto
  • one performance piece
  • Bach, two contrasting movements from cello suites or violin partita's
  • Contemporary work always welcome

When relevant pieces with relation to the Master study plan.


Master plan
Before you start the master you must hand in a Master plan. This plan needs to contain the following: your motivation for following the Master study, the specific principal study you wish to follow and the goals you wish to accomplish, the research programme and its relationship to the principal subject and any other personal wishes for the study.

Download the guidelines for the Master plan.