Section representative: Ad Welleman.

This is a multifaceted programme which incorporates as many aspects of the profession as possible:
• principal private lessons (technique, études and repertoire from all periods)
• methodology (education)
• chamber music and ensembles taught by various teachers
• orchestral repertoire, orchestra class and participation in orchestra projects

The orchestra class, in which the entire brass section works on relevant passages from the entire orchestral repertoire, is held weekly.

Admission requirements
Two pieces from different style periods. The examples below serve only as a guide:
• J. Haydn - Trumpet concerto in E flat
* J.N. Hummel - Trumpet concerto in E flat/E
* B. Martinu - Sonatina
• J.G. Pennequin - Morceau de concert
• G. Parès - Fantaisie-Caprice
• P. Hindemith - Sonata
• G. Enescu - Légende

One challenging étude, for example:
• J.B. Arban - Part III, collected études
• T. Charlier - 36 études trancendantes
• N. Bousquet - 36 celebrated studies

or a work for trumpet solo, for example:
• V. Persichetti - Parable
• O. Ketting - Intrada

Upon completion of the master's degree programme, the graduate trumpet player will have developed his/her solo and orchestra-related abilities to the extent that he/she will be ready to enter the professional music world at the highest level and in a broad capacity.

Admission requirements
The candidate will perform a programme which may not exceed 30 minutes. He/she is required to play at least one piece from memory. This programme will include a variety of musical styles. Programme guidelines and requirements may be obtained from the section representative Ad Welleman.

Ad Welleman section representative & principal subject
Miroslav Petkov principal subject
Omar Tomasoni principal subject