Conservatoire national supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris
Created in 1795, the Paris Conservatoire embraces tradition and innovation, and can boast an extraordinary roster of graduates, from Ravel to Boulez, from Messiaen to Fauré.
The highly competitive school offers specialised tuition and professional training at the highest level in music, dance, and sound technologies.
Closely aligned with today’s artistic professions, studies integrate theoretical knowledge, research and practical mastery in classical and contemporary instrumental music, early music, jazz and improvised music, vocal music, compositional aesthetics, composition, conducting, musicology and analysis, pedagogy and teacher training, sound engineering and, for dance, classical and contemporary dance and dance notation.
Conservatoire training fully integrates the European higher education Bologna Bachelor-Master-PhD scheme.