Art & Music Courses

Discover the extremely rich European cultural heritage in one summer! There are courses offered in the fields of music and/or media, and art history together with our international partners in Rome, Florence and Berlin.

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International Rhythm Course

The International Rhythm Course is a six-day intensive program to solidify the fundamental expressive qualities of rhythm and explore the rich world of rhythmic complexities. The course is led by comp...

05-July-2020 - 10-July-2020
2.0 ECTS
€ 600.00
Bachelor level

The Art of the Renaissance in Florence and Rome

Florence, originally founded by the Romans, was governed by the Medici family for centuries. Most of them had a passionate interest in painting, sculpture, architecture and literature. Even today, Flo...

06-July-2020 - 17-July-2020
4.0 ECTS
€ 1020.00
Bachelor level

Musician 3.0 Presenting Kobranie: A Course about Conducted Improvisation

In this intensive course you will work on music improvisation, according to the method of Kobranie. You will learn about musical leadership, instant composing, free improvisation, creativity in m...

06-July-2020 - 10-July-2020
2.0 ECTS
€ 450.00
Bachelor level

From Print to Paint: Histories and Methods of Artistic Production

How do artists master their art? Does painting in oil result in different working procedures and visual effects compared to other media? Which material and technical properties determine the creative ...

13-July-2020 - 17-July-2020
3.0 ECTS
€ 650.00
Advanced Bachelor level

From Print to Paint: Histories and Methods of Artistic Production – Extended Version

How do artists master their art? Does painting in oil result in different working procedures and visual effects compared to other media? Which material and technical properties determine the creative ...

13-July-2020 - 24-July-2020
5.0 ECTS
€ 1150.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Dutch Art of the Golden Age

Are you curious to learn more about Rembrandt's Nightwatch, Johannes Vermeer's Girl with the pearl earring, Frans Hals's laughing figures or other Dutch masterpieces from the 17t...

20-July-2020 - 31-July-2020
4.0 ECTS
€ 1020.00
Bachelor level

Dutch Art from Mesdag to Van Gogh and Mondrian (1700-1920s)

This course takes you through Dutch art from the 18th and 19th century, up to the early decades of modernism. After the grand 'Golden Age' innovations in the art world stagnated until art...

03-August-2020 - 14-August-2020
4.0 ECTS
€ 1020.00
Bachelor level

Art in Germany from the Middle Ages to the 20th Century

The course will introduce Berlin’s outstanding art collections, which consists of a wide range of masterpieces from late medieval times to the present day. Throughout the course, we shall focus ...

03-August-2020 - 14-August-2020
4.0 ECTS
€ 1200.00
Bachelor level

Harp & Electronics

An intensive international course for adventurous harpists who wish to expand their horizons and explore the use of electronics in their music. The course is led by the world-renowned h...

03-August-2020 - 07-August-2019
0.0 ECTS
€ 950.00
Advanced Bachelor level

Filmmaking for beginners

This course provides an introduction into filmmaking; training in basic storytelling and practical skills that are required for shooting and editing a short film. To become a successful film...

11-August-2020 - 20-August-2020
3.0 ECTS
€ 900.00
Bachelor level

Composing Film Music for Beginners

Film music is one of the most essential elements in audiovisual story telling. To become a film music composer, you will need a lot of exercise and experience in different areas. During this course we...

17-August-2020 - 28-August-2020
3.0 ECTS
€ 850.00
Bachelor level

A Crash Course in Urban Sound Design

Urban Sound Design is an emerging sub-discipline within urban planning and design. Discussions about sound in our environment tend to focus on the problematic attributes, such as the noise of traffic ...

17-August-2020 - 28-August-2020
0.0 ECTS
€ 850.00
Bachelor level

Dutch Organ and Carillon Music

The course offers a musical introduction and training into the field of Dutch Carillon and Organ Music. The Low Countries (former Northern part of France, Belgium and the Netherlands) are famous for t...

24-August-2020 - 28-August-2020
2.0 ECTS
€ 450.00
Bachelor level

Visual Music: History, Repertoire and Methods

Visual music is one of the most exciting current developments in the digital arts. From the live audiovisual performances by HKU alumni Tarik Barri for Thom Yorke, to the sublime installation art of R...

24-August-2020 - 28-August-2020
0.0 ECTS
€ 695.00
Advanced Bachelor level

History of Art: A Thousand Years of European Highlights - Track

Stay in three of Europe's most wonderful cities, cover around 2000 years of Western art, visit all the relevant museums and sites and yet feel like you’ve done no more than just skim th...

06-July-2020 - 14-August-2020
12 ECTS
€ 2800
Bachelor level

History of Art: Relations between Italy and the Netherlands - Track

The Utrecht Summer School offers an opportunity to travel back in time and experience the art from both traditions first hand, staying in two cities that played a pivotal part in their country’s...

06-July-2020 - 31-July-2020
8 ECTS
€ 1900
Bachelor level

A Journey through Dutch Art - Track

Experience the highlights of Dutch art from the last 400 years at first hand. This track covers many of the country's most renowned artists, museums and cities. Discover the famous masters Re...

20-July-2020 - 14-August-2020
8 ECTS
€ 1740
Bachelor level

History of Art: Highlights in Germany and the Netherlands - Track

This four-week course takes place two weeks each in Utrecht and Berlin. By combining studies in Utrecht and Berlin, you will be able to get a glimpse of several centuries of art history in Northern Eu...

20-July-2020 - 14-August-2020
8 ECTS
€ 2080
Bachelor level

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