Music Theater for Instrumentalists and Vocalists (Tom Kortbeek)

Module code
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Practical Classes
Group size
5 plus
Number of course weeks
Class duration
One 3 hour lesson per week
Total contact hours
30 hours
Study load
110 hours

Form / content / level

Affinity with music theater is necessary.
No audition is required.
A2/A3/C1/C3 (click here for an explanation).
Developing experience with using the (vocal) instrument in a theatrical context.
Relation to other modules
Related to the other Music Theater modules and the Main Subject.
The aim of the module to let students get experience with using their (vocal) instrument in a theatrical context. This exists of two focus points.
One; the lesson aim at the development of knowledge and capability about stage presence by performing several performing-excersises.
Two; the students focuses on translating their musical qualities to theatrical elements in order to be able to contribute to dramaturgical (story-)lines.

The module is very suitable for instrumentalists.

For further information, contact Tom Kortbeek,
Mode(s) of instruction
Group classes.
Student activity
Preparing two presentations.

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
One presentation at class location and one at student's study location.
Students should have mastered the elements described under Contents.
Pass requirements
The student has completed this module if he is awarded a minimum grade of 5.5 at the end of the second semester.
Examination procedure
Students are assessed at the end of the module. The assessments comprise evaluations of students' performance during the lessons and, if applicable, public performances.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

In these group classes, we will be working on vocal interpretation, elementary acting and integrating music and theater.