Performance & Voice
Educating professional performers who can evaluate the rich traditional music heritage of Turkey, develop a view point evolved from past to the future and fuse their national art identity with the global values is an inevitable necessity. Within this context, foundation of the Performance Department Instrument-Voice Master Program has been aimed under Istanbul Technical University Graduate School of Arts and Social Sciences and it has been approved by the Council of Higher Education on 04.08.2014. This program is an interdisciplinary program that includes two different performance areas (voice and instrument).
Mission and Vision
*Improving the interpretational capacities and academic backgrounds of the artist candidates who are graduates of Turkish Music or Western Music Conservatory Voice and Instrument Department.
*Educating creative performers with science-based, research-based and art-based personalities and leadership values.
*Providing a stage experience for students in a national or international context and teaching the contemporary presentation methods.
*Developing an analytical view point for the musical compositions and providing a ground for high level performances.
*Raising respectable and qualified artists for the academic and art-based institutions and national and international music industry.
*Making mutual projects with the national and international universities under a contemporary education system which can evaluate the art works with an interdisciplinary approach.
General Information about the Program
*Students who applied for Performance Department Instrument-Voice Master Program should fulfill the registration conditions of the Social Sciences Institute. In addition, all the applicants enter two exams including an interview/verbal exam and a written exam.
*The questions for the written exam are decided by the Executive Committee and carried out by the Program Acceptance Committee. A performance with an instrument or voice is required for the interview/verbal exam.
* An English proficiency test result accepted by ITU Senate need to be submitted during registration or ITU Proficiency test point decided by ITU Senate need to be provided. For the foreign students, the rules of Council of Higher Education are implemented.
*The language of the program is Turkish-English. %70 of the courses enrolled should be in Turkish, %30 of the courses enrolled should be in English. %50 of the courses are compulsory and %50 of the courses are elective.
* In order to graduate from Performance Department Instrument-Voice Master Program, 24 credits should be completed. 12 credits are for compulsory courses and 12 credits are for elective courses.
* In order to graduate from Performance Department Instrument-Voice Master Program, 36 credits should be completed. 18 credits are for compulsory courses and 18 credits are for elective courses.
*Students should enroll %50 of the courses from their own program. Other half could be selected from Social Sciences Institute Master Programs or from other universities masters and PhD programs with the approval of the advisor.
* ITU Performance Department Instrument-Voice Master Program is prosecuted under the legislation of “ITU Masters Education Regulation”.
For information please visit the Admission Requirements website.
CSP 501 19 ve 20 yy Türk Muziği Bestekarlarında Yenileşme Hareketleri
CSP 502E New Music Trends
CSP 503 Metot Hazırlama ve Geliştirme (Çalgı)
CSP 504 Türk Makam Muziğinde Türler ve Biçimler
CSP 505 Metot Hazırlama ve Geliştirme (Ses)
CSP 506 Türk Dünyası Müzikleri
CSP 507 Türk Halk Müziği Çalgıları
CSP 508 Yakın Coğrafyalarda Müzikler
CSP 509 Ses Fizyolojisi
CSP 510E Academic Text Writing
CSP 511 Bağlamada Mızrapsız Çalış Tekniği-1
CSP 512 Bağlamada Mızrapsız Calış Teknigi-2
CSP 513 Birlikte Çalma 1 (Batı Müziği)
CSP 514 Birlikte Çalma 2 (Batı Müziği)
CSP 515 Birlikte Çalma 1 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 516 Birlikte Çalma 2 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 517 Birlikte Çalma 1 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 518 Birlikte Çalma 2 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 519 Doğaçlama 1
CSP 520 Doğaçlama 2
CSP 521 İcrada Uslup ve Tavır 1 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 522 İcrada Uslup ve Tavır 2 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 523 İcrada Uslup ve Tavır 1 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 524 İcrada Uslup ve Tavır 2 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 525 Keman Edebiyatı 1
CSP 526 Keman Edebiyatı 2
CSP 527 Piyano Edebiyatı 1
CSP 528 Piyano Edebiyatı 2
CSP 529 Çalgıda İleri İcra 1
CSP 530 Resital 1
CSP 531E Psychology of Concert and Stage
CSP 532 Çalgıda İleri İcra 2
CSP 533 Seste İleri İcra I (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 534 Seste İleri İcra 2 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 535 Seste İleri İcra I (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 536 Seste İleri İcra 2 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 537 Çalgıda İleri İcra 3
CSP 538 Çalgıda İleri İcra 4
CSP 539E Communication in Performance
CSP 540 Seste İleri İcra IV (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 541 Seste İleri İcra 3 (Türk Halk Müziği)
CSP 542 Seste İleri İcra 4 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 543 Seste İleri İcra 3 (Türk Sanat Müziği)
CSP 545E Correpetition
CSP 596 Bilimsel Araştırma, Etik ve Seminer
CSP YLT Tez Çalışması
Assoc. Prof. Neva ÖZGEN KÖSOĞLU (Programme Coordinator)
Prof. Cihangir TERZİ
Prof. Nihal CÖMERT
Assist. Prof. Ayşegül ARAL ALTIOK
Assoc. Prof. Neva ÖZGEN KÖSOĞLU Academic Members