Academic structure

ELEMENTARY LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE

BLOCK I

Complementary Instrument I (**)
Elementary Musical Reading I
Musical Appreciation
Main Instrument Elementary I
BLOCK II

Complementary Instrument 2 (**)
Complementary Instrument 3 (**)
Elementary Musical Reading 2
Main Instrument Elementary 2
BLOCK III

Main Instrument Elementary 3
Elementary Musical Reading 3
Complementary Instrument 4 (**)
Complementary Instrument 5 (**)
Complementary Instrument 6 (**)
Elementary Ensemble Level 1
BLOCK IV

Main Instrument Elementary 4
Intermediate Musical Reading I
Elementary Ensemble Level 2
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 1
Complementary Instrument 7 (**)
Complementary Instrument 8 (**)
BLOCK V

Main Instrument Elementary 5
Intermediate Musical Reading 2
Elementary Ensemble Level 3
Complementary Instrument 9 (**)
Complementary Instrument 10 (**)
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 2
Elementary to Intermediate Level Change Recital
** At the end of this stage the student receives the ELEMENTARY LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE

BLOCK VI

Main Instrument Intermediate I
Advanced Musical Reading I
Intermediate Ensemble Level 1
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 3
Supervised Assistance
Introduction to Percussion
BLOCK VII

Main Instrument Intermediate 2
Advanced Musical Reading 2
Intermediate Ensemble Level 2
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 4
History of Music I
Ensemble Direction I
BLOCK VIII

Main Instrument Intermediate 3
Advanced Musical Reading 3 and 4
Intermediate Ensemble Level 3
History of Music 2
Improvisation 1
Intermediate to Advanced Level Change Recital
** At the end of this stage the student receives the INTERMEDIATE LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE

ADVANCED LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE

BLOCK IX

Main Instrument Advanced I
Intermediate Ensemble 3
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 5
Improvisation 2
BLOCK X

Main Instrument Advanced 2
Chamber Music I
Advanced Ensemble I
Contemporary Theory and Harmony 6
Improvisation 3
BLOCK XI

Main Instrument Advanced 3
Chamber Music 2
Advanced Ensemble 2
Instrumentation I
BLOCK XII

Main Instrument Advanced 4
Chamber Music 3
Instrumentation 2
Advanced Recital
** At the end of this stage the student receives the ADVANCED LEVEL TECHNICAL CERTIFICATE.

(**) COMPLEMENTARY INSTRUMENTS

The complementary instruments are mandatory and are enrolled according to age and instrumental interests.

Students over nine years old who wish to study woodwind instruments must enroll in recorder for the first two years.

Students interested in studying main piano must enroll in complementary piano for the first two years.

Singing Workshop 1 (T.C.1) and Singing Workshop 2 (T.C 2)

Recorder 1 (F.D. 1) and Recorder 2 (F.D 2)

Complementary Piano 1 (P.C. 1) and Complementary Piano 2 (P.C 2) Guitar 1 (G.1) and Guitar 2 (G.2)

**** In the area of Violin and Viola, the levels are divided into: 4 years Elementary, 4 years Intermediate, and 5 years Advanced.