Innovative Choir Directing
The RAMA Vocal Center at The Royal Academy of Music in Denmark is one of the Academy's strongest assets. It is recognized internationally as a leading European center within innovative jazz/pop choir directing.
This page gives you a complete overview of the options available for education within innovative jazz/pop choir directing at RAMA Vocal Center, The Royal Academy of Music in Denmark.
If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the head of RAMA Vocal Center, professor Jim Daus Hjernøe.
Bachelor programme – jazz/pop choir directing as the main subject
You can choose jazz/pop choir directing as the main subject on the programme:
At the BMus level, jazz/pop choir directing is a mandatory supplementary subject on the programme:
General full-time Master programme – jazz/pop choir directing as a supplementary subject
At the Master (MMus) level, you can choose jazz/pop choir directing as a supplementary main subject on the programme:
Standalone full-time Master programme – innovative jazz/pop choir directing as the main subject
You can specialize in innovative jazz/pop choir directing at the very highest international level on the standalone full-time Master (MMus) programme:
The soloist programme is for students who have completed an MMus programme or have similar qualifications with an exceptional aptitude for innovative jazz/pop choir directing.
Further Education – Professional Master (part-time study)
Part-time study: The programme is a part-time study programme consisting of four semesters and corresponds to one study year of 60 ECTS. The programme will take place at RAMA Vocal Center Campus Aalborg and via online learning.
Sit in as a visiting singer at a Bootcamp in Aalborg and learn about the RAMA Vocal Center methods by doing it.
Dates – when to show up in Aalborg
Part-time students will join three intense boot camps per semester from Thursday at 11h to Saturday at 17h.
Full-time students are joining three intense boot camps per semester from Monday to Friday, plus two exclusive extra boot camps from Monday 12h to Thursday afternoon in the 2nd and 4th semesters.
RAMA Vocal Center Symposium at Aarhus Vocal Festival 2024
(Innovative Choir Leading students presenting Vocal Painting at RAMA Festival in Aarhus 2019)