Singing

Singing

The School offers renowned singing classes, which train their students in all the particularities of the singing profession, from voice work according to styles and periods to stage presence.

Each level has its own set of complementary teaching units, either mandatory or optional, depending on the course of study chosen.

Preparatory Cycle

TEACHING UNITS

  •  Individual singing lessons
  • Solfege of Scene (1 to 3 years)
  • History of Music (1 to 3 years)

Undergraduate Cycle | Bachelor Diploma

(1er Cycle Supérieur)

TEACHING UNITS 

  • Individual singing lessons
  • History of Music and Repertoire (1 to 3 years)
  • Sight-reading (1 to 3 years)
  • Harmonic Analysis (1 year)
  • Diction (French, Italian, German) or Vocal ensembles (1 to 3 years)
  • Analysis “Form and Style” (1 to 3 years)
  • Specialized History (1 to 3 years)
  • Sight-reading (1 to 3 years)

Graduate Cycle | Mastère Diploma

(2e Cycle Supérieur)

TEACHING UNITS 

  • Individual singing lessons
  • Vocal Ensembles (1 to 2 years)
  • Sight-reading (1 to 3 years)
  • Introduction to the stage (1 to 2 years)
  • Diction (French, Italian, German) (1 to 3 years)
  • Scene lessons (1 to 3 years)
  • History of Music or Specialized History (1 to 2 years)
  • Analysis “Form and Style” (1 to 2 years)
  • Ensembles Conducting (1 to 2 years)

Artist Diploma

(3e Cycle Supérieur)

WORKSHOPS

  • Role study workshop (to familiarize the student with working with a conductor in the musical preparation of a role in which he/she will be credible. The content of the work includes the musical text, the context of the work, the musical style and linguistic correction).
  • Career management workshop. This workshop consists of 5 sessions from October to March. The program of the sessions is mainly case study based. It covers the following topics: legal and social status of the professional musician, contracts, CV writing and professional promotion, specificities of the musical world, search for sponsorship.
  • Baroque vocal music workshop with Jérôme Correas (Ensemble Les Paladins). This workshop consists of 6 sessions spread over the school year and is intended primarily for students enrolled in the Artist Diploma and in “Perfectionnement de chant” programs. The number of places is limited.

     Students from the school’s advanced singing classes may attend the workshop as listeners. A concert will be given as part of the “Midi et Demi Concerts.

Advanced Class

Cycle de perfectionnement

The advanced class is a professionalization cycle lasting from 1 to 3 years.

It is accessible to students who have completed the 3rd cycle of the institution (artist diploma) or, for new students, by audition and presentation of a CV.

Teachers

Singing Teachers