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Lied performance

Laying the foundations for a career as a Lied Performer

Key data

Master of Arts FHNW in Spezialisierter Musikalischer Performance, Studienrichtung Liedgestaltung
ECTS points
Start of semester
Beginning of September
Studying mode
Full time
4 semesters
Teaching language
Campus Musik-Akademie Basel
Application fee
200 CHF
Semester fee
700 CHF for Swiss citizens and students with legal place of residence in Switzerland | 1000 CHF for students from EU-/EFTA-countries | 1250 CHF for students from third countries


You may apply between 15th December and 15th February.

The FHNW Master of Arts in Specialized Music Performance with a Lied Performance Major is a two-year graduate program that offers lied duos, singers and pianists the opportunity to prepare themselves intensively for a career in this field. Lied interpretation makes equally high demands on both singers and pianists.

Developing one’s own musical and staging ideas

Graduates of the FHNW Master of Arts in Specialised Music Performance with a Lied Performance Major should be able to rehearse and perform at a very high level, with different partners and in different styles and languages. Emphasis is placed on developing one’s own musical and staging ideas in this specialist musical discipline. The programme requires students both to master a broad lied repertoire and specialise in specific Areas.

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