Flute lesson

Master
Flute

Our flute class is an international class with a methodical approach of the instrument for very talented flautists.

Maastricht is not only a lovely city to study in, its Conservatorium has an excellent dynamic curriculum thanks to varied projects, Eramus exchanges, etc. In the Bachelor’s programme, you will focus on a solid basic technique and instrumental expressiveness. Gradually, you will learn to accomplish your goals and work towards the Master’s degree. Once in the Master’s programme, we will develop your unique personality and help you achieve your full potential, so you will be ready to enter professional life with a solid foundation of multi-disciplinary excellence.

Meet our team

Meet your lecturers

Philippe Benoit

Classical flute

Philippe Benoit (born 1961) teaches Flute at Conservatorium Maastricht.

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Valerie Debaele

Flute performance

Valerie is since 2006 principal flutist at the ‘Orchestre Philharmonique Roya

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Peter Rijkx

Classical flute / Piccolo

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Curriculum

Curriculum

Major Flute

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Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4

Main Subject and Components related to the Main Subject

45

49

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Main Subject - Classical Instrument

40

44

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Ensemble, including projects

5

5

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-

Free Space

2

2

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Free Space

2

2

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Personal and Professional Development

2

2

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Personal Development Plan

2

2

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Research Skills

8

7

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Master Project

8

7

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Social Positioning & Communication

3

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Your Art as a Business Basic Course

2

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Your Art as a Business Electives

1

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Before you apply

Admission
requirements

Pre-audition video requirements:

For the pre-audition, the candidate needs to record two video’s that contains:

  • Video 1: A short introduction of him/herself in English: talk about your musical experiences, your motivation to study music, your main subject and why you choose to audition at Conservatorium Maastricht.
  • Video 2: A recording of the audition programme in one take, in fixed camera position without any editing. The candidate’s face and body should be clearly visible. At the start of the video, the candidate announces his/her Zuyd student number and the programme he or she will perform.

The video’s should be uploaded to an online platform such as YouTube.com or Vimeo.com. It is the candidates responsibility to make sure that the video links work.

Audition requirements for a Master audition

Recital pieces
Perform three recital pieces/sonatas of contrasting character

Orchestral repertoire
Perform two pieces choosen from the orchestra repertoire
Level:

  • W.A. Mozart: one movement of concerto
  • H.Dutilleux: Sonatine
  • Fr.Martin: Ballade