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Academic Advisory Service

Choosing your programme, testing your suitability, informal auditions, programme and subject specific enquiries, queries about individual courses, outline of degree structures, profiles and profile options, planning your degree, modules, module components, optional modules, registering for modules and examinations, proving qualifications, overview of modules, regulations for programmes and examinations


Faculty I
Department of String Instruments and Harp: Prof. Dominik Greger
Department of Wind/ Brass Instruments and Percussion: Prof. Frank Forst
Department of Conduction and Opera Coaching: Prof. Dagmar Brauns
Department of Vocal Studies and Theatre: Prof. Christoph Ritter
Department of Guitar: Prof. Christiane Spannhof

Faculty II
Department of Piano and Accordion: Prof. Grigory Gruzman (piano), Prof. Karl-Peter Kammerlander (artistic song interpretation), Prof. Claudia Buder (accordion)
Department of Early Music: Prof. Bernhard Klapprott
Department of New Music and Jazz: Prof. Robin Minard (electro-acoustic composition), Prof. Michael Obst (composition), Prof. Wolfgang Bleibel (jazz)

Faculty III
Department of Music Education and Church Music: Prof. Dr. Kai Martin (school music), Prof. Marianne Steffen-Wittek (music pedagogy / EMP), Prof. Michael Kapsner (church music)
Department of Musicology Weimar-Jena: Dr. Stefan Menzel and Dr. Kai Marius Schabram (musicology), Prof. Jörn Arnecke (music theory), Kerstin Gerth (arts management)

Office hours
For venue and office hours please consult the Deanships.

Consultation lesson
If an appointment is arranged, it is possible to sign up for a noncommital consultation lesson in main subject (informational playing, singing for a professor). To apply for an appopintment, which is not limited to specific dates, one must again consult the secretaries' offices at the departments. A noncommital audition for music theory or aural training is unfortunately not possible.