Carl Maria von Weber College of Music Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5175 of 14,131 In the World
#1295 of 2,785 In Europe
#171 of 369 In Germany
#10 of 19 In Saxony
#3 of 7 In Dresden

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
5%
Enrollment
626
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.hfmdd.de
Languages
German

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate5%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment626
Full time employee350
Student:staff ratio2:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine
Engineering | IT
Maths | Natural Sciences
Bachelor's Degree Conducting, Jazz and Popular Music, Music, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Singing
Master Conducting, Dance, Jazz and Popular Music, Music, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Singing
PhD Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musicology

Carl Maria von Weber College of Music alumni

  1. Peter Schreier

    Peter Schreier
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1935-2019 (aged 84)
    Enrolled in the Carl Maria von Weber College of Music
    Studied in 1956-1959
    Occupations
    singeropera singerconductorcomposer
    Biography

    Peter Schreier was a German tenor in opera, concert and lied, and a conductor. He was regarded as one of the leading lyric tenors of the 20th century.

  2. Vladimir Jurowski

    Vladimir Jurowski
    Born in
    Russia Flag Russia
    Years
    1972-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    composerconductormusic director
    Biography

    Vladimir Mikhailovich Jurowski is a Russian conductor. He is the son of conductor Michail Jurowski, and grandson of Soviet film music composer Vladimir Michailovich Jurowski.

  3. René Pape

    René Pape
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1964-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    opera singer
    Biography

    René Pape is a German operatic bass. Pape has received two Grammys, was named “Vocalist of the Year” by Musical America in 2002, “Artist of the Year” by the German opera critics in 2006, and won an ECHO award (the German equivalent of the Grammy) in 2009.

  4. Franz Eckert

    Franz Eckert
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1852-1916 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Franz Eckert was a German composer and musician who composed the harmony for Japan's national anthem, "Kimigayo" and the national anthem of the Korean Empire, "Aegukga".

All 23 notable alumni

General info

Alternative names HfM DD
Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber
Founded 1856
Accreditation Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

Location and Contacts

Address Wettiner Platz 13
Dresden, Saxony, 01067
Germany
City population 555,000
Phone +49 (351) 4923 600
Fax +49 (351) 4923 657

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