Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijk Conservatorium van Antwerpen
Advanced keyboard Musicianship29492/2875/2223/1/11
Study guide

Advanced keyboard Musicianship

Academic year 2022-23
Is found in:
  • Postgraduate Music - collaborative piano
In other study programme:
  • Master of Arts in Music as Advanced keyboard Musicianship 2
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
Co-ordinator: Senden Yves
Other teaching staff: Proot Stephanie, Van Kerkhoven Joost
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).


This information is subject to possible future changes in the Corona-measures.


There are no prerequisites for this course.
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Compensated fail: You have to pass this course unit (will never be compensated).

Learning outcomes (list)

The student independently applies the acquired skills and knowledge in his/her daily music practice and study.
The student deepens his/her knowledge and understanding of more complex forms and structures within the components prima vista, reduction, transposition and improvisation, with an emphasis on different genres and techniques.
The student can independently perform reductions and score playing in different styles and genres (e.g. string quartet, choir, orchestra, etc.).
The student can independently perform transpositions in different styles and genres (using repeated chord progressions - from chaconne to jazz standard).
The student can improvise independently in different styles using modes, chord progressions, motivic development, free from style clich├ęs, free in combination with another discipline (dance, theatre).
The student can independently play a sonata together with a melody instrument, without having to write down the figuration
The student plays prima vista in different styles, genres and notations (solo; accompanying singers in songs and arias, accompanying other instrumentalists, etc...).
The student reads figured (and unfigured) basses from literature (= real music).
The student can independently apply his acquired insight in music (historical) context to and combine it with skills such as prima vista playing, reduction, transposition and improvisation within the subject Advanced Musicianship Piano 2.
The student independently links the analytical skills to the subject content and skills within the subject Advanced Musicianship Piano 2.

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Academic yearArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
2nd examination periodArtistic skills assessment during the examination series100,00