For six years, I received the most significant part of my formal musical education at the Liszt Academy.

Sir Georg Solti

Flute admission requirements for MA studies

Main subject:

  • J.S. Bach: Partita in A minor played from memory.
  • Mozart: Concerto in G major OR D major with cadences played from memory.
  • A 20th century piece chosen by the candidate.

 

General Admission Requirements:

Written examination:

  • Bass harmonisation: harmonisation of a bass line of cca. 10 notes, indication of the accords with figures.
  • Analysis: formal analysis of the opening movement of a sonata from the stylistic circle of Haydn and Mozart piano sonatas.

 

Exam in general music studies:

  • Identification of 10 music pieces - possibly composer and title, but at least the epoch or style and identification of the genre.
  • Explanation and interpretation of 10 music terms, concepts, titles, etc.