Piano Accompaniment Cabaret/Musical

Module code
Curricular domain
Profile, extension and depth: Practical Classes
Group size
Number of course weeks
Class duration
One 30-minute lesson per week
Total contact hours
10 hours
Study load
102 hours

Form / content / level

All third and fourth year students who have completed either the Piano Accompaniment module or the Harmony on the Piano 2 module, and also all students who are studying piano as a main subject.

A sound knowledge of Dutch might be required. Consult the teacher please.
See Competencies Matrix.
Developing skills in accompaniment in cabaret, chansons and musical.
Relation to other modules
Related to Harmony at the piano.
Songs are selected from the standards of cabaret, chansons and musicals.

You will learn to accompany as authentically as possible in a particular style by means of written scores and/or chord symbols.

Bear in mind that this module is not necessarily taught in English! Consult the teacher please.
Mode(s) of instruction
Duo classes.
Material & Tools
Student activity

Examination and assessment

Mode(s) of assessment
Assessment by the instructor at the end of each semester.
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 both semesters. Assessment at the end of the autumn semester is formative and expressed in terms of satisfactory/unsatisfactory. It indicates a student's progress in this module. No ECs are awarded and there is no resit. Modules can only be absolved, and ECs awarded, after the end of the spring semester. The end-of-semester assessments comprise evaluations of students' performance during the lessons and, if applicable, public performances.
Resit options
See the Education and Assessment Plan.

Module summary

You will learn to accompany as authentically as possible in cabaret, chanson or musical style by means of written scores and/or chord symbols.