in association with Music’Halle – l’École des Musiques Vivaces and the Université Toulouse – Jean Jaurès
organisation of studies
The contemporary amplified music course has been updated and now includes instrumental technique, interpretation, composition and improvisation.
UE.1 / Musical practice (380 h)
- instrumental mastery
- workshop based on repertoire
- improvisation/interaction workshop
- additional instrument class
- vocal and postural technique
UE.2 / Musical culture (350 h)
- analysis of contemporary music
- history (contemporary music, jazz, ethnomusicology or from different eras of classical music)
UE.3 / Cross-sectorial and professional skills (650 h)
- methodology classes “preparation for professional life”
- computer-aided music (production of a sound document)
- internships and meeting with practitioners (artists, broadcasters, etc.)
- residency and creation of an autonomous art project.
Guest professors complete the training in the framework of internships and workshops on specific aspects, notably including:
- posture and injury prevention for musicians
- mental preparation of performances
- stage presence and public speaking
- ancient and contemporary music
- analysis of movement
- employment law, copyright law and status of performance musicians
- devising art projects as part of cultural events and festivals (Siestes Électroniques, Passe ton Bach d’Abord, Toulouse les Orgues, Jazz in Marciac, Avant-Mardi, Music’Halle, etc.).
Various teaching methods are provided:
- individual classes,
- collective classes,
- workshops with the dance unit and the fine arts department,
- internships and external projects (concerts/public proposals).
The teaching staff comprises the isdaT team in close collaboration with Music’Halle.
Coordinating professor: Denis Badault.