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Amsterdam School of Music

Netherlands -

Tags: Global Studies, Music


Music students may apply to the prestigious Amsterdam School of Music which offers a highly-individualized course of study. Musical training through this program is facilitated and administered by IES. As a large conservatory in the Netherlands, the Amsterdam School of Music takes advantage of the city's established reputation in both classical and contemporary music. The school is dedicated to high standards of teaching, performing, and creating music. Music students participating in this program should be strong in performance, composition, and/or theory and have the motivation and intention to succeed in this individualized and rigorous environment.


No previous language study required. Applicants must be music majors and have junior or senior standing by the beginning of the program. Audition and additional application material required. Final admission decisions rest with the Amsterdam School of Music. Admission to this program is competitive.

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Important Details

Duration and Application Information:

Offering Duration: Year, Semester

Direct admission is available for this program.

Language(s) of Coursework:

Primary: English
Secondary: Dutch

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