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HONG KONG

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Instrument Collections, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A government-supported institution founded in 1956. There are some fine performing spaces and a state-of-the-art electro-acoustic music centre. The music department owns an Indonesian gamelan, and is equipped with 52 pianos, two harpsichords and three organs. ...

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HONG KONG

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Hong Kong Institute of Education was established in 1994 as an amalgamation of three former colleges of education. It is now known as the Education University of Hong Kong. Language of instruction is English....

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ICELAND

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REYKJAVÍK

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Community Music Training, Early Music Performance, Opera Performance

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This self-governing university awards the only university-level degrees in the arts in Iceland. It opened in 1999 and consists of departments of fine arts, theatre, music, dance, art education, and design and architecture. The music department commenced operation in 2001. The Joint European Master'...

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INDIA

State:

KARNATAKA

City:

BANGALORE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

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INDIA

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MAHARASHTRA

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MUMBAI (formerly BOMBAY)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

INDIA

State:

MAHARASHTRA

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MUMBAI (formerly BOMBAY)

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Arts Management/Music Management, Institutions for Women Only, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The university was founded in 1916, and was a landmark in the provision of higher education for women in India. It operates on four campuses, with music being taught at Churchgate and Pune. The Department of Music organises national seminars in music and music research. Languages of instruction are ...

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INDIA

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NATIONAL CAPITAL TERRITORY

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NEW DELHI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

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INDIA

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TAMIL NADU

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CHENNAI (formerly MADRAS)

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Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

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INDIA

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UTTAR PRADESH

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NOIDA

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Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Academy was founded in 1992, and since then has become a leader in the field of media education. the Academy has links with Rock School, UK, thus providing students with global exposure....

Country:

INDONESIA

State:

JAVA

City:

YOGYAKARTA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Traditional Instrument Performance

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This government-sponsored institute was founded in 1984 from the amalgamation of the existing Art Academy, the Music Academy and the Dance Academy. There are schools of visual arts, media arts and performing arts covering traditional as well as modern international styles....

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INDONESIA

State:

SUMATRA

City:

PADANGPANJANG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Instrument Collections, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The College can trace its history back to 1965, and gained its current name and status in 2010. There are departments of Karawitan (traditional music performance), dance, music, theatre and crafts. The College is also involved with fostering and developing the Malay art culture. The post-graduate Ar...

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IRELAND

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DUBLIN

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Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering

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The Brighton & Bristol Institute of Modern Music (BIMM) is a European rock school with colleges in Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham and London in the UK as well as Berlin, Hamburg and Dublin. There are two Dublin-based campuses with state-of-the-art facilities. The program is the first ...

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IRELAND

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DUNDALK

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Arts Management/Music Management, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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Formerly known as a Regional Technical College, the Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) consists of Schools of Business and Humanities, Engineering, Health and Science, and Informatics and Creative Arts. The School of Informatics and Creative Arts offers programs in computing, creative media, fil...

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IRELAND

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City:

LIMERICK

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Arts Management/Music Management, Church Music/Religious Music, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Music Therapy, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Irish World Academy of Music and Dance (formerly known as the Irish World Music Centre) is housed at the University of Limerick and was set up in 1994, allowing for the co-existence of academic and performance programs at the University. It is involved with community outreach, concerts, seminars...

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ITALY

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CAMPANIA

City:

SALERNO

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

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The Conservatorio can trace its history back to 1819. It gained its current name and status in 1980. In addition to the professional program the Conservatorio offers music tuition to children and interested members of the local community. An active member of the Association Européenne des Conserva...

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ITALY

State:

CAMPANIA

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NAPLES (NAPOLI)

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Orchestral Conducting

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The Conservatorio can trace its history back to the sixteenth century with the establishment of four orphanages. It gained its current name and status in 1826. The library holds a number of autograph copies of manuscripts of Alessandro and Domenico Scarlatti, Pergolesi, Paisiello, Cimarosa, Rossini...

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ITALY

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FRIULI VENEZIA GIULIA

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UDINE

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Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The University was founded in 1978. The Department of Historical and Documentary Sciences offers the three-year program of Corso di Laurea in the disciplines of Art, Music and Spectacle (Theatre) (DAMS). ...

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ITALY

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LOMBARDY

City:

MILAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

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ITALY

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TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE

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TRENTO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

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The Conservatorio can trace its history back to 1795 and gained its current name and status in 1980. There is collaboration with the Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Trento, allowing students to participate in rehearsals and some performances. A preparatory program is offered to students wishing to en...

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ITALY

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TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE

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BOLZANO (BOZEN)

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Sound Engineering

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The Conservatorio can trace its history back to 1854. It was granted its current name and status in 1999. There is a course for students with special musical talents enabling them to fast-track the preparation time for entry into the professional course. The Conservatorio also offers music tuition t...

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ITALY

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TRENTINO ALTO ADIGE

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TRENTO

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Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music

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The University was founded in 1962. The Department of Conservation and Management of Cultural Heritage offers the Corso de Laurea in the disciplines of Art, Music and Spectacle (Theatre) (DAMS)....

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ITALY

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TUSCANY

City:

LUCCA

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Personal Archives

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A private music school founded in 1842. The Puccini Project aims to acquire all the sources of the musical output of Puccini who was born in Lucca. The library contains a number of early autograph manuscripts of Giacomo Puccini as well as other material related to his training and early years. Ther...

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ITALY

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VENETO

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VENICE (VENEZIA)

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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The Conservatorio can trace its history back to 1876. It gained its current name and status in 1940. In addition to the professional programs the Conservatorio offers music tuition to young people and interested members of the local community. An active member of the Association Européenne des Cons...

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ITALY

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VENETO

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VENICE (VENEZIA)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music

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The University was established in 1868 as a business school, and gained its current name and status in 1935. The historical seat is Ca' Foscari, a Venetian Gothic palace (ca' being the abbreviated form of 'case' = house). The School of Cultural Production and Conservation of the Cultural Heritage is...

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JAMAICA

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KINGSTON

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Sound Archives, Traditional Instrument Performance

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Established in 1995, this is the only institution of its kind in the English-speaking Caribbean. The College has schools of drama, dance, visual arts, music and arts management. Evening and summer courses are offered to interested adults and may lead to more advanced professional studies in music. ...

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JAMAICA

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City:

KINGSTON

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Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The University of the West Indies (UWI) was founded in 1948 as a college of the University of London. It was granted full university status in 1962, and operates in 16 English-speaking countries and territories in the Caribbean. The UWI campus in Mona, Jamaica is the headquarters of the system, and ...

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JAPAN

State:

AICHI PREFECTURE

City:

NAGAKUTE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A prefectural co-educational university founded in 1966. The music department consists of divisions of musicology, composition and performance. Facilities include an 850-seat concert hall with orchestra pit, recording room and a pipe organ. The University has established a Center for Promoting Fine ...

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JAPAN

State:

AICHI PREFECTURE

City:

NAGOYA

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Sound Engineering

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A private co-educational university founded in 1970. There are schools of music, art, design and human development, with music programs offered at the East campus. Facilities include state-of-the-art electronic studios and fine performance spaces. A junior college offers music programs to young chi...

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JAPAN

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HYOGO PREFECTURE

City:

NISHINOMIYA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Institutions for Women Only, Music Therapy

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A private university for women founded in 1939 as a girls’ high school. It gained its current name and status in 1949. The program becomes co-educational at graduate level. The School of Music has two departments - Performing Arts, and Applied Music. There is an international branch campus in Spo...

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JAPAN

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KANAGAWA PREFECTURE

City:

YOKOHAMA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Institutions for Women Only, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

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This is a private Protestant Christian university for women founded in 1950, and gained its current name and status in 1965. It has two campuses in the Yokohama area. Historically the University grew from a small private school for girls in Yokohama founded in 1870, and was the first such school in ...

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JAPAN

State:

KANAGAWA PREFECTURE

City:

ATSUGI

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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This private co-educational music academy can trace its history back to 1930 and gained its current name and status in 1984. The academy places particular emphasis on vocal music and study of Western opera and has established an Opera Research Centre. It co-operates with the Japan Opera Foundation. ...

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JAPAN

State:

KANAGAWA PREFECTURE

City:

HIRATSUKA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Early Music Performance, Music Therapy, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A private co-educational university founded in 1942. There are ten campuses, music programs being organised at the Shonan campus. ...

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JAPAN

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OKAYAMA PREFECTURE

City:

KURASHIKI

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Music Therapy, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A private co-educational university originally founded in 1930 on Buddhist principles. It gained its current name and status in 1966. Facilities include a large concert hall and an outdoor theatre. The attached Sakuyo Junior College offers a music program in performance on Western or traditional Jap...

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JAPAN

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ŌSAKA PREFECTURE

City:

ŌSAKA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A private co-educational music college founded in 1915 and was chartered as a university in 1958. The college houses a pipe organ, an opera house with resident professional chorus and orchestra, a state-of-the-art electronic music laboratory, a museum holding over 3,500 musical instruments from arou...

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JAPAN

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SHIZUOKA PREFECTURE

City:

HAMAMATSU

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management

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The University was established in 2000 and comprises two faculties - Faculty of Cultural Policy and Management and the Faculty of Design. ...

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JAPAN

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TOKYO PREFECTURE

City:

TOKYO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A private co-educational music college. Founded in 1926 as the Tokyo Conservatory of Music, it was renamed in 1950. The College is located 35 km west of downtown Tokyo in Tachikawa-shi, one of the largest cities in the Tokyo metropolitan area. There are two departments: performance and composition, ...

Country:

JAPAN

State:

TOKYO PREFECTURE

City:

TOKYO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Sound Engineering

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A private co-educational music academy founded in 1929 and regarded as equivalent to a university. There are campuses in Tokyo (the Ekoda campus) for third and fourth year and graduate students, and in Iruma (in Saitama prefecture on the outskirts of Tokyo, opened in 1971) for first and second year ...

Country:

JAPAN

State:

TOKYO PREFECTURE

City:

TOKYO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

JAPAN

State:

TOKYO PREFECTURE

City:

TOKYO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A national co-educational university founded in 1887 and was granted full university status in 1949 with the amalgamation of the separate schools of Fine Arts and Music. There are programs in fine arts, music, film and new media, and global arts. The Master’s degree was added in 1963 and the Docto...

Country:

JAPAN

State:

TOTTORI PREFECTURE

City:

TOTTORI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management

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A national co-educational university founded in 1949. There are campuses in Koyama and Yonago. The Regional Art Center, founded in 2004, is an academic institute within the Faculty of Regional Sciences, aiming to promote the arts throughout the prefecture. It carries out research into culture and t...

Country:

JORDAN

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City:

AMMAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

JORDAN

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City:

AMMAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Traditional Instrument Performance

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A national autonomous university founded in 1962, the oldest in Jordan. The Department of Music was established in 2002. There are links with Trinity College, London whereby the most gifted Western music graduates of the Department of Music may be given the opportunity to complete a Master of Music ...

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KAZAKHSTAN

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City:

ALMATY

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Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Library Collections, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Conservatory was founded in 1946. It prepares students in both Western and Kazakh traditions. The Conservatory building houses a number of fine performance spaces. There is a significant collection of recordings of traditional music in the Conservatory’s Folklore Laboratory. An instrument work...

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LATVIA

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City:

RĪGA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Traditional Instrument Performance

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This Academy, autonomous and state-financed, was founded in 1990. It offers programs in the social sciences, humanities, theatre, dance, audio-visual art, music and creative industries and houses a Scientific Research Centre and a Centre for Creative Activities. ...

Country:

LESOTHO

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City:

MASERU

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

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Founded in 1991, the private Limkokwing University of Creative Technology is a Malaysian institution with campuses around the world - in Malaysia, London, Botswana, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Lesotho, Eswatini, United Kingdom, Arab countries and Latin America....

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LITHUANIA

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City:

VILNIUS

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre was founded in 1918 as the Kaunas Music School. In 1949 it was merged with the Vilnius Conservatoire and became the Lithuanian State Conservatoire. In 2004 it gained its current name and status and was further enlarged in 2018 with the integration of the A...

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LITHUANIA

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City:

TELŠIAI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management

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Žemaitijos College is a state higher non-university education school. Established in 1859, it offers programs in life-long learning to interested adults and students. The College operates in the towns of Mazeikiai, Rietavas and Telšiai, with the music pedagogy program being offered in Telšiai....

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MADAGASCAR

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City:

ANTANANARIVO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music

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The University can trace its history back to 1955. Within the Faculty of Letters and Human Sciences and its Department of French and Francophone Studies there is a section entitled Media and Cultural Management, created in 2003. Within this area the program has offered basic music studies which may ...

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MALAYSIA

State:

EASTERN MALAYSIA

City:

KOTA SAMARAHAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The University was established in 1992. Facilities include a 300-seat experimental theatre for recitals and other performances, a well-equipped MIDI studio for computer music majors, practice studios. The new campus also houses recording studios, the music library, an auditorium, music laboratories ...

Country:

MALAYSIA

State:

EASTERN MALAYSIA

City:

KOTA KINABALU

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The university was founded in 1994 and the School of Arts was established in 1999. There are other campuses in Labuan and Sandakan. Languages of instruction are Malay and English....

Country:

MALAYSIA

State:

KUALA LUMPUR

City:

SUBANG JAYA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

MALAYSIA

State:

KUALA LUMPUR

City:

KUALA LUMPUR

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The university was founded in 1905 and is the oldest university in Malaysia. The Cultural Centre was established in 1974 and offers programs in drama, dance and music. Facilities include an experimental music centre and a digital music laboratory. There is a gamelan performing group. ...

Country:

MALAYSIA

State:

SELANGOR

City:

SHAH ALAM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The university gained its current name and status in 1999. There are several campuses throughout the country. The Faculty of Music was established in 2006 as a result of the merger of the Department of Music Education and the Department of Music. It houses a Center for Music Advocacy. Facilities inc...

Country:

MALAYSIA

State:

SELANGOR

City:

PETALING JAYA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

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The Yamaha company in Malaysia was established in 1996. Its degrees and diplomas are recognised by the Ministry of Education. Diploma graduates have the opportunity to pursue a teaching career with Yamaha in its music schools, or may apply to complete full music degrees in any of: • Middlesex Univ...

Country:

MEXICO

State:

PUEBLA

City:

PUEBLA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

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Founded in 1940 as the Mexico City College, this private university gained its current name and status in 1966. ...

Country:

MONGOLIA

State:

City:

ULAAN BATAAR

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1990 but it can trace its history back to 1950. It is a founding member of the Consortium of Mongolian Universities and Colleges. There are faculties of theatre arts, music and arts management. The music faculty comprises departments of classical music, theory, folk mus...

Country:

MOZAMBIQUE

State:

City:

MAPUTO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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Initiated in 1995 by Jeunesses Musicales International and their festivals and international tours, Music Crossroads has developed into a series of non-profit centres for young musicians in southern Africa founded in 2013. It aims to enhance and develop skills and professionalism of young musicians ...

Country:

NAMIBIA

State:

City:

WINDHOEK

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Programs for the Handicapped, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

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Founded in 1971 the Windhoek College for the Arts is a state-funded institution offering training in music, dance, visual arts, and drama, fashion design, sound and television production, mainly on a part-time basis, to a full range of ages, from young children to interested adults. It is run under ...

Country:

NAMIBIA

State:

City:

WINDHOEK

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The University was established in 1992. Since its development, the Performing Arts Department has moved from music specialisation towards integrated performing arts, with theatre and dance courses playing an integral role. The department also has a strong focus on research in music education and eth...

Country:

NETHERLANDS

State:

City:

HAARLEM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering

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Founded in the 1970s, the Conservatorium Haarlem has operated since 2010 within the campus of Inholland University of Applied Science. Studies are presented with a tri-partite combination - art, business and education. State-of-the-art facilities are provided. Part-time music programs are offered to...

Country:

NETHERLANDS

State:

City:

TILBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

This private University’s arts sector (Fontys Hogeschool voor de Kunsten) comprises academies of dance, drama, fine arts, circus arts, architecture and Fontys Conservatorium of Music. The Conservatorium (formerly known as Brabants Conservatorium) offers programs in all aspects of popular and jazz...

Country:

NETHERLANDS

State:

City:

UTRECHT

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering

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The School of the Arts was founded in 1987 and has departments of visual arts and design, theatre, music, arts management and media and technology. The Faculty of Music comprises the Utrechts Conservatorium, the Netherlands Institute for Church Music and the Netherlands Carillon School (Nederlandse ...

Country:

NETHERLANDS

State:

City:

AMSTERDAM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

NETHERLANDS

State:

City:

ROTTERDAM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

NEW ZEALAND

State:

NORTH ISLAND

City:

AUCKLAND

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

NEW ZEALAND

State:

SOUTH ISLAND

City:

CHRISTCHURCH

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

Formerly known as the Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, this institution merged with Aoraki Polytechnic in 2016 and was given the name Ara Institute of Canterbury. The School of Performing Arts offers programs in circus arts, information design, music theatre and musical arts. The Na...

Country:

NEW ZEALAND

State:

SOUTH ISLAND

City:

DUNEDIN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University of Otago is New Zealand’s oldest university, being founded in 1869. The main campus is in Dunedin, but there are campuses also in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. The Department of Music offers study in Western art music performance, contemporary performance, composition, musi...

Country:

NIGERIA

State:

City:

IFE-IFE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1962 and gained its current name and status in 1987. The music department organises a choir, a band and the University African Music and Dance Ensemble. All programs include a blend of African and Western music traditions. The music department issues the Nigerian Music ...

Country:

NORWAY

State:

City:

HAMAR

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Formerly known as Hedmark University of Applied Sciences, this University was established in 2017 following the merger with the then Lillehammer University College. There are campuses in Hamar, Elverum, Åmot (Rena) and Stor-Elvdal. ...

Country:

NORWAY

State:

City:

OSLO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Norwegian Academy of Music was established in 1973 and is regarded as equivalent to a university. Language of instruction in class is Norwegian; individual tuition may be in another language, mostly English. The Academy has a Norwegian Artistic Research Fellowships Program, regarded as equivalen...

Country:

NORWAY

State:

City:

KRISTIANSAND

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

Formerly known as Agder College and later as Agder University College, this university founded in 2007, has campuses in Kristiansand and Grimstad. The Faculty of Fine Arts is organised into five departments: Western classical music, African-American music (jazz), music in education, arts and crafts,...

Country:

POLAND

State:

City:

BYDGOSZCZ

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

This State Academy was established in 1979 and is regarded as being of university level. It has four campuses scattered around the City of Bydgoszcz, housing several fine performance spaces and a well-equipped audio-processing studio. The Academy consists of four faculties: • Faculty of Compositio...

Country:

POLAND

State:

City:

ŁODZ

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The Academy can trace its history back to the early 20th century. It gained its current name and status in 1992. The Academy organises an international oboe and bassoon competition and a triennial international chamber music competition. An active member of the Association Européenne des Conservat...

Country:

POLAND

State:

City:

KRAKÓW

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk

Notes:

The Academy was founded in 1888. It is regarded as equivalent to a university and gained its current name and status in 1979. Krzysztof Penderecki is a former Rector of the Academy. There are three faculties: • Faculty of Composition, Interpretation and Music Education; • Instrumental Faculty; ...

Country:

PUERTO RICO

State:

City:

SAN JUAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Suzuki

Notes:

This public Conservatorio, founded in 1959, is regarded as equivalent to a university and is currently autonomously run by a board of trustees appointed by the Governor. Apart from offering the full-time professional program the Conservatorio, founded by Pablo Casals, has several programs outreachin...

Country:

ROMANIA

State:

City:

BRAŞOV

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1971 though it can trace its history back to 1756. It organises the annual Braşov Transilvania Music Summer Academy. Language of instruction is Romanian, though other languages may be used at times. An active member of the Association Européenne des Conservatoires, A...

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

MOSCOW

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This institution was founded in 1895 as a junior school and was called the Gnessin State Musical College. It added higher levels in 1944, and eventually became a full tertiary institution, now known as the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music. In addition to a full conservatory program with an original ...

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

MOSCOW

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1930 as the Moscow Library Institute and gained its current name and status in 1999. Under the control of the Ministry of Culture, it offers programs in music, drama, visual arts, film, journalism, arts management and administration, among others. Foreign students are w...

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

PERM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Institute was founded in 1975 and the Conservatory of Music was created in 2013. It organises local and international conferences and seminars as well as competitions. An active member of the Association Européenne des Conservatoires, Académies de Musique et Musikhochschulen. ...

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

ST PETERSBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This institution can trace its history back to 1724 and gained its current name and status in 1999. It operates on six campuses around the area....

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

UFA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Institute was founded in 1968 as a branch of the Gnesins State Musical Pedagogical Institute and gained its current name and status in 2015. There are departments of music performance, musicology, Bashkir music, theatre and visual arts. Students attending the attached special secondary school re...

Country:

RUSSIA

State:

City:

EKATERINBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Conservatory, one of the largest higher music institutions in Russia, was founded in 1934. There are eight faculties: Orchestra and Folk Instruments, Piano, Singing, Orchestral and Choral Conducting, Musicology, Composition, Sound Engineering, and Media and Cultural Management and Marketing. Fac...

Country:

RWANDA

State:

City:

GISENYI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Supported by the Rwandan government, the public Nyundo School of Music and Art was established in 2014 with an intake of 30 students from all provinces. It is the first public music school in Rwanda. The aim of the government is to create professionals who will be able to transform Rwanda's music in...

Country:

SERBIA

State:

City:

NIŠ

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University was founded in 1965 and the Faculty of Fine Arts was established in 2002, with three divisions - visual arts, applied arts and music. The Faculty of Teacher Training organises teacher training programs in various other towns of Serbia. An active member of the Association Européenne d...

Country:

SERBIA

State:

City:

BELGRADE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Sound Archives

Notes:

The University of The Arts was established in 1973 with the amalgamation of the former Academies of Music, Fine Arts, Applied Arts and Theatrical Arts. There are four faculties - Music, Drama, Fine Arts and Applied Arts. The Faculty of Music is the oldest higher music institution in Serbia and has d...

Country:

SINGAPORE

State:

City:

SINGAPORE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The College, founded in 1984, is a non-profit, private educational institution, with some support from the Singapore Ministry of Education. It occupies a new state-of-the-art city campus, with five world-class performance spaces. The College comprises schools of performing arts (dance, music, musica...

Country:

SINGAPORE

State:

City:

SINGAPORE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Instrument Collections, Kodály, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Academy was established in 1938 and the School of Performing Arts was established in 1997. It offers programs in the areas of music (Western and Chinese), design and media, fine art, fashion studies, arts management, dance, drama and education. Facilities include a recital hall, a recording stud...

Country:

SINGAPORE

State:

City:

SINGAPORE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

SLOVAK REPUBLIC

State:

City:

BRATISLAVA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The Academy, founded in June 1949, comprises faculties of music and dance, theatre, and film and television. The Faculty of Music and Dance is the most prestigious of Slovak Republic’s music education institutions. There is an opera program with regular opera performances. A department of early mu...

Country:

SLOVAKIA

State:

City:

BRATISLAVA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The Academy, founded in June 1949, comprises the Faculty of Music and Dance, the Faculty of Theatre and the Faculty of Film and Television. There is an opera program with regular opera performances. Overseas students have access to short performance master courses. The Faculty organises an an annual...

Country:

SLOVAKIA

State:

City:

NITRA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University of Constantine the Philosopher was founded in 1959 as a pedagogical institute and gained its current name and status in 1996. It specialises in the education of national minorities, including Hungarians, Germans and Romanies. The Department of Ethnology was established in 1992. Langua...

Country:

SLOVENIA

State:

City:

LJUBLJANA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

EASTERN CAPE

City:

GRAHAMSTOWN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The university was founded in 1904, and the music department was established in 1923. There are three main areas of specialisation: Western classical music, jazz and ethnomusicology. The music department houses a 130-seat concert room. The library holds the International Library of African Music, wi...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

EASTERN CAPE

City:

ALICE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This university was established in 1916, being the oldest historically black university in Southern Africa. The music department was founded in the early 1970s. There are other campuses in East London and Bhisho. ...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

GAUTENG

City:

JOHANNESBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Campus of Performing Arts (COPA) was founded in 2003. It is a contemporary music college with campuses in Johannesburg (Midrand), Cape Town and Durban. Facilities at each campus include fine performance spaces, well-equipped recording studios, production suites, a campus blog radio station and p...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

GAUTENG

City:

PRETORIA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Tshwane University of Technology was formed on January 1, 2004 with the merger of Technikon Pretoria, Technikon Northern Gauteng and Technikon North-West. The Department of Vocal Arts runs the most extensive opera program in South Africa. Facilities include two performing arts theatres - the Bre...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

GAUTENG

City:

JOHANNESBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Sometimes known as Wits University, this institution can trace its history back to 1896, with full university status being granted in 1922. The former Johannesburg College of Education has been incorporated into the university. The School of the Arts comprises departments of dramatic art, fine art, ...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

NORTH WEST PROVINCE

City:

POTCHEFSTROOM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The North-West University was formed in 2004 with the merger of the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education and the University of the North-West. The Conservatory offers music training to young people and interested members of the local community. It houses a 372-seat hall, an organ ...

Country:

SOUTH AFRICA

State:

WESTERN CAPE

City:

CAPE TOWN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1977 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 56 colleges in 24 countries around the world. Its head office is located in Littlemore Park, Oxford, UK. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in su...

Country:

SOUTH KOREA

State:

City:

SEOUL

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Opera Performance, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This university, founded in 1973, is situated in down-town Seoul. It gained its current name and status in 1997. It includes colleges of music, fine arts and literature. ...