Auditions

SCHOLARSHIP AUDITION for FOREIGN STUDENTS for the ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019

29 October 2018 @10.00 in the Chamber hall (C-405)

1) EAMT scholarships for non-EU students at BA and MA levels covering 50% of the tuition fee

2) DoRa Plus programme scholarships for all foreign students at MA level awarded for one academic year (350€ per month paid from September to June)

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS for the EAMT scholarships:

  • BA and MA students, who are non-EU citizens
  • students who were admitted for the academic year 2018-2019: entrance examination result at least 9 at BA level or at least 4 at MA level
  • students who were admitted earlier: last examination result in main study at least "very good"

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS for DoRa Plus scholarships:

  • MA 1st year students, who:
  • are not Estonian citizens
  • who do not reside in the Republic of Estonia on the basis of long-term residence permit
  • during the last three years, have not resided in Estonia for a total period exceeding one year
  • are full-time students
  • had the entrance examination result at least 4, in cultural management and CoPeCo at least 8
  • MA 2nd year students, who:
  • are not Estonian citizens
  • who do not reside in the Republic of Estonia on the basis of long-term residence permit
  • during the last three years, have not resided in Estonia for a total period exceeding one year
  • are full-time students
  • have completed the 1st year coursework full (no missing credit points) and in programme subjects worth at least 54 ECTS credits, and with examination result in main study at least "very good"

AUDITION REQUIREMENTS

  • Performers, including CoPeCo: live performance of at least 2 pieces with total duration of 15 min (the judging panel has the right to interrupt the performance at its own discretion)
  • Other majors: artistic portfolio, including list of artistic activities within last 2 years, scores, recordings etc.
  • Cultural management: portfolio including the essay for admission, CV and materials characterizing professional activities within 2 last years of candidates own choosing

The audition panel evaluates and considers the following:

  • persuasiveness and originality of artistic and/or research ideas of a candidate;
  • performance logic and fluency of performance, ability to express the emotional content of works and impressiveness of interpretation (in case of performers);
  • originality, artistic persuasiveness and technical execution in case of creative submissions (composers);
  • specialty-specific level of technical mastery;
  • defined focus, systematic nature and exhaustiveness of the essay, the reference literature use as well as accuracy of language (in cultural management);
  • general cultural and subject-specific knowledge of a candidate.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Applications of performers + portfolios/essays of the students of other majors and cultural management should be sent to the coordinator of the DoRa Plus programme Kai Kiiv (kai@ema.edu.ee) by 19 October 2018.

The application can be downloaded here.

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The Estonian National Opera in collaboration with the EAMT is holding an audition for string apprenticeship positions with the National Opera Orchestra.

The audition will take place on 25 September 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Chamber Hall of the National Opera. 

Candidates will be asked to play a selection of orchestral excerpts and a piece of their own choice with a duration of 5 to 10 minutes.

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to take part in rehearsals and performances of the orchestra during the 2018/19 season (up to 10 paid services per month).

You can sign up by e-mail: kai@ema.edu.ee until 21 September 2018

Orchestral excerpts:
Violin
Viola
Cello
Double bass

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The Estonian National Symphony Orchestra in collaboration with the Estonian Academy of Music and Theatre is holding an audition for 2nd VIOLIN SECTION PLAYER POSITION (0,5 position) for the season 2018/19

-          audition date and venue: 17 September 2018 at 14:30 at the EAMT chamber hall

-          candidates will be asked to play: Mozart Violin Concerto no 3 or no 4 or no 5 1st movement with cadenza and a selection of orchestral excerpts

-          the successful candidate will have the opportunity to take part in the orchestra’s work on a part-time basis (50%) during the whole season of 2018/19 (with paid salary).

All interested candidates must sign-up by 14 September at the latest by e-mail: rain@ema.edu.ee.