Meet our team

Meet your lecturers

Ralph van Daal

Classical oboe

Ralph van Daal (born 1984) began playing the oboe at the age of nine.

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Marc Schaeferdiek

Classical Oboe / Chamber Music

Marc Schaeferdiek (born 1967) studied Oboe with, among others, Prof. P. W.

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Curriculum

Curriculum

Major Oboe

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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

Études (choice)

  • Luft - Études
  • Gillet - Études

 

Recital pieces
Perform two pieces/sonatas of contrasting character

  • One piece Baroque, Classic, Romantic, Modern period Oboe
  • One solo piece for Oboe

Example:
Bach Partita, Telemann Fantasia, Händel Mozart,
Lebrun, Kramar-Krommer, Haydn Schumann,
Kalliwoda, Colin, Pasculli Dorati, Bozza, Silvestrini, Dutilleux

 

Additional requirements for (online) live-audition

  • Prima vista playing
  • Scales
  • Arpeggios