As part of the
curriculum of the
Kurt-Singer-Institute, students of the Hanns Eisler School of Music Berlin and
University of the Arts Berlin are taught the physical and mental basics
of making music and practicing music in a
In addition, an extensive course programme on
musicians’ health in the areas of physical
training and movement theory, body perception
training (Feldenkrais, Alexander Technique,
breathing theory) as well as mental and
performance training serves to extend the
artistic expression possibilities when making
music, to increase safety in performance
situations and to prevent health disorders.
In addition, the KSI offers a part-time certificate course in music physiology in everyday artistic practice, which provides a practical and theoretical overview of prevention options to avoid health problems of musicians.