MUSP4137 - Secondary Instrument 1


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Practical examination
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Practical examination 100/100 20 minutes

Course content

Individual lectures and independent work on the secondary instrument.

Learning outcome


The candidate:

  • has basic technical and interpretation skills on an instrument different from the main instrument.


The candidate:

  • has basic knowledge of the repertoire of the instrument.

Learning methods and activities

Individual instruction 0.5 hour a week for 24 weeks. Participation in concert forum.

Compulsory assignments

  • Satisfactory participation in compulsory instruction
  • Participation at 1 concert
  • Studied repertoire minimum 60 minutes

Further on evaluation

The studied repertoire (60 minutes) includes the program for the examination concert and must be delivered medio April. The student must participate in at least one concert in addition to the exam. Practical exam: 20 minutes effective playing.

Specific conditions

Admission to a programme of study is required:
Music Performance (MMUSP)
Music Performance Studies (BMUSP)

Required previous knowledge

Requires admission to the Bachelor in Music Performance or the Master of Arts in Music Performance. Students with well-developed skills in an instrument other than their principal instrument may elect to take this course. A qualifying audition might be required.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  15.0 SP
Study level: Third-year courses, level III


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  AUTUMN 2023

Term no.: 2
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: Norwegian

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Music Performance Studies
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Music


Examination arrangement: Practical examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Practical examination 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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