Vocal and Acting StudiesVOCAL AND ACTING STUDIES

Vocal and Acting Studies

Types of stud­ies:

The pow­ers of the Depart­ment Coun­cil:
The Coun­cil of the Depart­ment of Vocal and Act­ing Stud­ies is enti­tled to award the doc­tor­al and post-doc­tor­al degrees in the field of musi­cal arts, artis­tic dis­ci­pline of vocal stud­ies.

Aims and activ­i­ty:
The Depart­ment pre­pares young art pro­fes­sion­als in terms of singing and act­ing to work both at musi­cal the­atres – opera, operetta, musi­cal, and activ­i­ty on con­certs stages in var­i­ous vocal forms – song, can­tata, ora­to­rio. The cur­ricu­lum cov­ers the sub­jects pro­vid­ing vocal prepa­ra­tion (Solo Singing, Work with Pianist, Opera Stage Devel­op­ment, Study of Recita­tive, Exe­cu­tion of Baro­que Music, Cham­ber Music, Vocal Ensem­bles) as well as gen­er­al music and human­i­ties sub­jects.
In order to allow stu­dents obtain vocal and stage expe­ri­ence the Depart­ment coop­er­ates with the Great The­atre – Nation­al Opera and the War­saw Cham­ber Opera, where stu­dents real­ize full size opera per­for­mances.
They also have a chance to par­tic­i­pate in numer­ous con­certs at the uni­ver­si­ty and out­side of it. The Depart­ment employs a qual­i­fied staff of out­stand­ing ped­a­gogues with unques­tioned artis­tic and schol­ar­ly achieve­ments.

Solo Singing class­es are taught by: Robert Cieśla, Ryszard Cieśla, Ewa Iżykowska-Lip­ińska, Krysty­na Jaźwińska-Dobosz, Izabela Kłosińska, Jerzy Knetig, Mał­gorzata Mar­czewska, Mikołaj Moroz, Anna Radziejew­ska, Jad­wiga Rap­pé, Włodz­imierz Zalewski. Lec­tur­ers with a post-doc­tor­al degree: Jolan­ta Janu­cik, Doro­ta Radom­ska, Euge­nia Rozlach, Artur Ste­fanow­icz; lec­tur­ers with a doc­tor­al degree: Robert Gier­lach, Mag­dale­na Idzik DMus, Mał­gorzata Kubala; assis­tant: Ae-Ran Kim MA, Anna Mikoła­jczyk-Niewiedzi­ał MA, Yeoi-Young Sohn, DMus.
Co-work­ers: Pro­fes­sor Ryszard Kar­czykowski

Lec­tur­ers of dra­ma sub­jects: Pro­fes­sor Grze­gorz Chrap­kiewicz, Katarzy­na Mała­chowska MA, Cezary Morawski MA, Katarzy­na Skarżanka DMus.

Lec­tur­ers of dance and move­ment sub­jects: Klau­dia Car­los-Machej PhD, Alek­san­dra Dzi­urosz DMus Hab., Zofia Rud­nicka DMus Hab., Bernadet­ta Woj­dat-Sujkowska MA, Ryszard Woj­ta­la MA.

From the Aca­d­e­mic Year 2010/2011 can­di­dates for the sec­ond degree stud­ies can apply for widen­ing their cho­sen Major with mul­ti­me­dia sub­jects, in a form of an indi­vid­u­al plan of stud­ies, as part of the project called the Inter-Uni­ver­si­ty Mul­ti­me­dia Pro­gram (MSM) run by the Depart­ment of Sound Engi­neer­ing, which is a con­tin­u­a­tion of the project co-financed by the Oper­at­ing Pro­gram­me “Human Cap­i­tal” as part of the Euro­pean Social Fund.

Dean: Pro­fes­sor Ryszard Cieśla, DMus Hab.
Deputy Dean: Assis­tant Pro­fes­sor Jolan­ta Janu­cik, DMus Hab.

Sec­re­tary: Katarzy­na Kic­man MA, e-mail: ww@chopin.edu.pl, ext. 222, Agnieszka Danecka MA, ext. 249
Room 307, tel. (48 22) 827 72 41 ext. 222, 249


last modified: 08/02/2017