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Country:

ARGENTINA

State:

PROVINCIA DE MENDOZA

City:

MENDOZA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

Notes:

The university was founded in 1939. The School of Music offers programs in music and music education. It organises an introductory cycle of music studies for students wishing to enter the professional music program....

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY

City:

CANBERRA

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The School of Music was established in 1965 in the Canberra suburb of Manuka. Both its classical and jazz programs were amalgamated into the Australian National University and became its music wing. The School is a foremost research institution in a range of areas of Australian music. The Open Schoo...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

Formerly known as the International Conservatorium of Music (Australia), the Academy of Music and Performing Arts is a private institution that can trace its history back to 1993. Facilities at the Surry Hills campus include well-equipped studios and recording facilities. The 300-seat Tom Man Theat...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Australian Institute of Music, founded in 1968, is a private higher education provider with campuses located in the heart of Sydney. It offers programs in music performance, composition, sound engineering, arts management and dramatic arts. Facilities include a 300-seat recital hall, a 120-seat ...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Macquarie University was founded in 1964. The Department of Media, Creative Arts and Communication began offering music programs in 1999. It publishes the biannual publication 'Perfect Beat' – The Pacific Journal of Research into Contemporary Music and Popular Culture - and is developing a series ...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

BYRON BAY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1976 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 49 campuses in 23 countries around the world. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in such areas as audio engineering, filmmaking, electronic music...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1976 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 49 campuses in 23 countries around the world. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in such areas as audio engineering, filmmaking, electronic music...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Music Therapy, Sound Engineering

Notes:

Formerly known as the New South Wales Institute of Technology, the University of Technology gained its current name and status in 1988. There is a Centre for Research and Education in the Arts....

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

QUEENSLAND

City:

BRISBANE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1976 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 49 campuses in 23 countries around the world. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in such areas as audio engineering, filmmaking, electronic music...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Box Hill Institute was established in 1984 and is located on several campuses around the Box Hill area of Melbourne. It offers programs in the Tertiary and Further Education (TAFE) field and is one of the few Australian TAFE programs to offer Bachelor's and Master's degree programs. The Music, D...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Military Music Academies

Notes:

The Defence Force School of Music was established in 1984. It provides courses of training to musicians for the musical and ceremonial requirements of the Royal Australian Navy, the Australian Army Band Corps and the Royal Australian Air Force to qualify them for employment and leadership in Defence...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering

Notes:

RMIT University, founded in 1887, is one of the largest in Australia. Programs involving music are offered at Bundoora campus (music teacher training) and at the City campus (training for the music industry and arts administration). A Greek-Australian database of sound recordings from 1950 to 2000 i...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1976 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 49 campuses in 23 countries around the world. It is one of the largest institutions for audio, multimedia and digital film education in the world, with courses in such areas as audio engineering, filmmaking, electronic music...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The Conservatorium of Music, founded in 1891, thus being the oldest in Australia, is housed in the Conservatorium building at the Parkville campus which is classified by the National Trust of Victoria. It contains a 350-seat concert hall (Melba Hall) with excellent acoustics for chamber music, and w...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

Notes:

Victoria University was formally established as a University in 1990, and offers both TAFE and higher education programs. There are eleven campuses, and courses are also offered off-shore including such countries as Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Bangladesh, Vietnam, Korea, China and Thailand. A nu...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

City:

PERTH

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts was established in 1980, and forms part of Edith Cowan University’s School of Communications and Creative Industries. Its programs include studies in dance, music theatre, music (classical, jazz, contemporary), broadcasting, sound design, stage man...

Country:

AUSTRIA

State:

City:

VIENNA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The SAE College was founded in 1976 in Sydney, Australia, and currently has 49 campuses in 23 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:

AUSTRIA

State:

City:

VIENNA (WIEN)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

Originally founded in 1817 and formerly known as the ‘Hochschule für Musik und darstellende Kunst’, the University currently enrols around 3,500 students from around the world, with almost 800 internationally renowned teachers. Ir offers courses in music, music education, theatre, film and tele...

Country:

AUSTRIA

State:

City:

FELDKIRCH

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections

Notes:

The Conservatorium can trace its history back to 1856. In 2005 it was authorised to offer university degrees which are awarded by the Mozarteum University of Music in Salzburg. The Conservatorium library holds a collection of folk music from in and around the Lake Constance area. Feldkirch is locate...

Country:

BARBADOS

State:

City:

ST MICHAEL

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management

Notes:

The Barbados Community College was established in 1968. The Division of Fine Arts offers programs in music, dance, arts and entertainment management and graphic design....

Country:

BARBADOS

State:

City:

CAVE HILL

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music

Notes:

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 ...

Country:

BELGIUM

State:

BRUSSELS CAPITAL REGION

City:

BRUSSELS (BRUXELLES)

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:

BRAZIL

State:

RIO DE JANEIRO

City:

RIO DE JANEIRO

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A private conservatorium founded in 1936. It offers programs both on-campus and by distance mode. The Conservatorio houses a well-equipped digital technology and recording laboratory. The ‘José Maria Neves’ research institute serves the areas of music education, musicology and music therapy. T...

Country:

BULGARIA

State:

City:

PLOVDIV

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

This state-owned Academy was founded in 1964 as an affiliate of the Bulgarian State Conservatory in Sofia and is regarded as equivalent in status to a university. It gained its current name and status in 1995. There are Faculties of Musical Pedagogy, Musical Folklore and Choreography, Fine Arts, and...

Country:

BULGARIA

State:

City:

SOFIA

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Academy can trace its history back to 1904. After several name changes it gained its current name and status in 2006. Language of instruction is Bulgarian. There are three faculties: • Instrumental, • Vocal including an opera program, • Theory, Composition and Conducting. A Department of...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ALBERTA

City:

BANFF

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Centre, founded in 1933 by the University of Alberta, is not a degree-granting institution. It receives some government funding. The Centre holds long-term (up to three months) and short-term (up to four weeks) residencies for dance, drama, film, visual arts and music artists - either individual...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ALBERTA

City:

LETHBRIDGE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University of Lethbridge is a liberal arts university located in southern Alberta. It can trace its history back to 1957. The Faculty of Fine Arts offers programs in drama, visual arts, music and new media. The fine arts building has excellent practice facilities and studio space. There are stat...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

TORONTO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A private post-secondary school founded in 1989, specialising in music industry, audio production and sound engineering education with both full and part-time programs in the business, technology and creative aspects of music. A 15-week recording industry orientation program is available for those w...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

KINGSTON

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University was established by Royal Charter of Queen Victoria in 1841. The Dan School of Drama and Music is housed in the new Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts with some fine performing spaces. The first two years of the four-year music theatre program are taken at St Lawrence College....

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

OTTAWA

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

This public university was established in 1848. It claims to be the largest bi-lingual university in the world. The School of Music has close links with the National Arts Centre and the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra. It organises an active opera program. Languages of instruction are English and French....

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

TORONTO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

This public university was founded as King’s College in 1827, thus being the first institution of higher learning in the colony of Upper Canada. There are other campuses in Mississauga and Scarborough. The Faculty of Music is housed in the Edward Johnston Building in central Toronto. Facilities i...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

WINDSOR

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy

Notes:

This public university can trace its history back to 1857. It gained its current name and status in 1962. Language of instruction is English....

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

LONDON

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Personal Archives, Sound Engineering

Notes:

Western University (formerly known as the University of Western Ontario), is a public institution founded in 1878. The Don Wright Faculty of Music is home to three departments - Music Education, Music Performance Studies, and Music Research and Composition. The music library has an extensive collec...

Country:

CANADA

State:

PROVINCE DE QUÉBEC

City:

SHERBROOKE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Bishop’s University was founded in 1843. The Department of Music can trace its history back to 1886, with the present department dating from 1967. It is an English language university. An exchange agreement with the Université de Sherbrooke School of Music allows French-speaking students to take ...

Country:

CANADA

State:

PROVINCE DE QUÉBEC

City:

MONTREAL

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

This public university was founded in 1821. Its Schulich School of Music is the largest university-based school for professional musical training and music research in Canada. The music department moved into the new Schulich music building in 2005 which houses a number of fine performance and lectur...

Country:

CANADA

State:

PROVINCE DE QUÉBEC

City:

QUÉBEC

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

Laval University can trace its history back to 1663. It gained its current name and status in 1852 and its Faculty of Music was established in 1920. The music program at Laval is organised into cycles. The first cycle (premier cycle) consists of programs leading to Bachelor’s degrees (Baccalauré...

Country:

CHILE

State:

City:

SANTIAGO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

Notes:

The Escuela Moderna is a private institution founded in 1940. The Professional Institute was established in 1989. There are departments of music, dance and visual arts. The music school consists of two sections: • Escuela Moderna, with a Junior Department offering music training in performance (pi...

Country:

CHILE

State:

City:

SANTIAGO

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Universidad Alberto Hurtado is a Jesuit university, established in 1997 from the amalgamation of three separate earlier institutions. The Institute of Music was established in 2008 with the incorporation into the University of the Instituto de Música de Santiago. ...

Country:

CHINA

State:

CAPITAL DISTRICT

City:

BEIJING

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Beijing Contemporary Music Academy was founded in 1993 with the aim of training young musicians in the philosophy and arts of contemporary music and enabling them to teach it to their students. The curriculum emphasizes the combination of modern and traditional arts in both Eastern and Western s...

Country:

CHINA

State:

CAPITAL DISTRICT

City:

BEIJING

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This Conservatory was founded in 1964 and operates under the Ministry of Culture. It provides programs for the study of Chinese music including Chinese instruments and voice. There are some 750 full-time students and eight departments – composition, musicology, Chinese instruments, vocal music and...

Country:

CHINA

State:

GUANGDONG PROVINCE

City:

GUANGZHOU (CANTON)

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Xinghai Conservatory of Music offers a program of advanced music training in South China. Originally founded in 1932 it underwent a number of name changes, and in 1985 gained its current name in memory of a prominent Chinese musician Mr. Xian Xinghai. There are departments of theory/composition,...

Country:

CHINA

State:

HONG KONG

City:

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The university can trace its history back to 1910, thus being the oldest institution of higher learning in the territory. The music department was founded in 1981 and is affiliated with the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts. It has a collection of early music instruments, a Balinese gamelan and a...

Country:

CHINA

State:

JIANGSU PROVINCE

City:

NANJING

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1902. Bachelor’s degrees in music teaching are offered through the School of Music, established in its current form in 2000. Taizhou College, established in 2004, is an undergraduate-level independent college providing programs under the aegis of the University. The S...

Country:

CHINA

State:

JIANGSU PROVINCE

City:

NANJING

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University can trace its history back to 1912. It is also known as the Nanjing Arts Institute. Programs run for four years and are of university-equivalent status. It consists of schools of fine arts, music, design, industrial design, pop music, film and video, media and communications, and danc...

Country:

CHINA

State:

SHANGHAI DISTRICT

City:

SHANGHAI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Conservatory, established in 1927, is the oldest higher institute of music education in China, with an illustrious group of presidents since its foundation. It operates under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Culture and the Shanghai Municipal People’s Government. Over its history the Conser...

Country:

CHINA

State:

SICHUAN PROVINCE

City:

CHENG-DU

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Conservatory was founded in 1939. There are departments of Chinese and Western vocal music, Chinese instruments, Western orchestral instruments, piano/accordion, composition/conducting, music education, as well as programs in film and television, visual art, broadcasting, piano tuning, violin ma...

Country:

CHINA

State:

TIANJIN DISTRICT

City:

TIANJIN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Tianjin Conservatory was founded in 1958. There are departments of Chinese national and traditional music, orchestral music, voice, piano, popular music, arts management, theory/composition, musicology, conducting and music education as well as dance, drama and film. The Conservatory hosts institute...

Country:

COLOMBIA

State:

City:

CALI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance

Notes:

The Instituto Departamental de Bellas Artes is a public university institution offering programs in music, visual arts, fine arts and drama. It was founded in 1933 and houses the Conservatorio Antonio María Valencia which forms the Faculty of Music. In addition to the professional program there are...

Country:

COLOMBIA

State:

City:

MEDELLÍN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Opera Performance

Notes:

This private university can trace its history back to 1801. The Faculty of Arts comprises departments of music, theatre and visual arts. A preparatory program provides basic training in performance and music theory to young people from around age 9. The university music department provides single su...

Country:

CUBA

State:

City:

LA HABANA (HAVANA)

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA), conceived and founded by Fidel Castro and Che Guevara, opened in 1976 and is now known as the University of the Arts, offering programs in music, theatre, modern dance, ballet, visual arts and audio-visual media. After a period of decline in which the buildings ...

Country:

CZECH REPUBLIC

State:

MORAVIA

City:

BRNO

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Janáček Academy of Music and Theatre (Janáčkove Akademie Múzickych Umění) was founded in 1947. It is the only Czech music school permitted to award honorary doctorates. There are two faculties - music and theatre. Summer master classes focusing on the interpretation of works by Janáček...

Country:

CZECH REPUBLIC

State:

MORAVIA

City:

OLOMOUC

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music

Notes:

Established in 1573, this is the oldest university in Moravia and the second oldest in the Czech Republic. The Faculty of Musicology publishes the journal Musicologica Olomucensia twice a year. Language of instruction is Czech....

Country:

DENMARK

State:

City:

COPENHAGEN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Founded in 1986, the Rhythmic Music Conservatory (Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium) is a government-supported institution under the jurisdiction of the Danish Ministry of Culture. It is the only school in Denmark specialising in contemporary music training programs. Graduates are qualified as musicians a...

Country:

DENMARK

State:

City:

ÅRHUS/AALBORG

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

In 2010 the Royal Academy of Music in Aarhus amalgamated with the Academy of Music in Aalborg to form the Royal Academy of Music Aarhus/Aalborg with campuses in both cities. It is a state-supported institution operating under the auspices of the Danish Ministry of Culture. There are three main lines...

Country:

DOMINICA

State:

City:

ROSEAU

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management

Notes:

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 ...

Country:

DUBAI

State:

City:

DUBAI

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:

ESTONIA

State:

City:

TALLINN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Academy was established in 1919 and is now regarded as equivalent to a university. It offers programs in music and drama. There are preparatory courses in composition and theory as well as a vocal preparatory course for singers wishing to enter the professional program. Language of instruction...

Country:

ESTONIA

State:

City:

VILJANDI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University of Tartu's Centre for the Arts was opened in 2017, offering courses for all students at the University as well as for interested members of the local community. It forms part of the University's Viljandi Culture Academy, one of four colleges of the University. The Academy offers progr...

Country:

eSWATINI

State:

City:

MBABANE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Sound Engineering

Notes:

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 (formerly Swaziland), United Kingdom, Arab countries and Latin America. Not all the above...

Country:

FINLAND

State:

City:

HELSINKI (HELSINFORS)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences was established in 1996 with the merger of eight institutions maintained by the City of Helsinki. In 2000 it took over the responsibility of professional music education from the Helsinki Conservatory of Music. Facilities include a fine suite o...

Country:

FINLAND

State:

City:

JAKOBSTAD (PIETARSAARI)

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Novia University is the largest Swedish-speaking university of applied sciences in Finland, being formed in 2008 through the merger of several earlier institutions. There are campuses in Vaasa, Åbo (in Turku), Raseborg and Campus Allegro in Jakobstad (Pietarsaari in Finnish, which offers its music ...

Country:

FINLAND

State:

City:

HELSINKI (HELSINFORS)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Archives, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

In 2013 the Finnish Sibelius Academy, the Theatre Academy Helsinki and the Academy of Fine Arts merged to become the University of the Arts Helsinki. The Sibelius Academy received its name in 1939. It is the only university-level music institution in Finland and one of the largest in Europe. In addi...

Country:

FINLAND

State:

City:

TAMPERE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Tampere University of Applied Sciences (TAMK), together with the University of Tampere constitutes the Tampere Higher Education Authority. TAMK offers, among other academic areas, education in music, dance and theatre. It has strong links with the Tampere Philharmonic Orchestra and the Tampere O...

Country:

FINLAND

State:

City:

TURKU (ÅBO)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance

Notes:

The Turku Arts Academy is a faculty of the Turku University of Applied Sciences. It can trace its history back to 1830 and was established in its current form in 1992. The Academy offers programs in music, visual arts, theatre and film and media. It works in close association with the Turun Conserva...

Country:

FRANCE

State:

ÎLE-DE-FRANCE

City:

PARIS

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:

FRANCE

State:

ÎLE-DE-FRANCE

City:

PARIS

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Library Collections

Notes:

The Sorbonne was founded in 1257. Between 1971 and 2017 it was called 'Université de Paris IV - Sorbonne' and since 2018, following a merger with several smaller institutions and with the Pierre and Marie Curie University, its current name is Sorbonne University. It operates on 12 campuses in the u...

Country:

FRANCE

State:

ÎLE-DE-FRANCE

City:

PARIS

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Founded as an experimental academic centre in Vincennes in 1969, Université Paris VIII moved to Saint-Denis in 1980. Its main focus is on humanities, human sciences, arts and social sciences, and has become a central Pôle for education and research in the area of arts and letters for the Île de F...

Country:

FRANCE

State:

NORD-PAS-DE-CALAIS

City:

VILLENEUVE D'ASCQ

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

Notes:

The University was established in 1887 in Lille, but was transferred to Villeneuve d’Ascq in 1974 and was known as Université de Lille III. In 2018 the three universities in Lille - Lille 1, Lille 2 and Lille3 (Université Charles de Gaulle) - were merged and are now know simply as the Universit...

Country:

FRANCE

State:

RHÔNE-ALPES

City:

SAINT-ÉTIENNE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University was established in 1969. It operates under the aegis of the Academy of Lyon, and belongs to the administrative entity of the University of Lyon. It operates on five campuses....

Country:

GABON

State:

City:

LIBREVILLE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

Opening with its first in-take of students in September 2017, the African Music Institute aims to provide students wishing to make a career in the performing arts or the entertainment industry. The Institute is a Pan-African campus and forms part of the international network of the Berklee College o...

Country:

GAMBIA

State:

City:

BANJUL

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Mandingmorry Academy of Music is the outcome of a non-profit charitable arts organisation Mandingmorry Foundation for Performing Arts, established in 2011 to train young aspiring musicians towards self-employment opportunities and to encourage public participation in the arts. Free scholarships are ...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG

City:

TROSSINGEN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Conservatorium was founded in 1931. It offers courses for teachers of piano accordion and harmonica. There is an accordion orchestra. The Conservatorium organises workshops and concerts as well as classes in kindergartens and for seniors groups. A co-operative link with the University of Osnabr...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG

City:

STUTTGART

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:

GERMANY

State:

BAYERN (BAVARIA)

City:

MÜNCHEN (MUNICH)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

This University of Music and Performing Arts Munich (sometimes called Academy of Music and Performing Arts), was founded in 1830 and plays an important part in the artistic life of the city. It organises over 750 musical events each year. There is an opera school incorporating studies of production,...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BAYERN (BAVARIA)

City:

MÜNCHEN (MUNICH)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Community Music Training, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Library Collections

Notes:

The University was established in 1472 in Ingolstadt and eventually was moved to Münich in 1826. There are Institutes for Musicology and for Music Education. The Institute holds many videos of manuscripts and photographs of medieval music. There is an Institute for Music Education with a research p...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BAYERN (BAVARIA)

City:

MÜNCHEN (MUNICH)

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:

GERMANY

State:

BERLIN

City:

BERLIN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Brighton & Bristol Institute of Modern Music (BIMM) was established in 1983. It is a European rock school with colleges in Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham and London in the UK as well as Berlin, Hamburg and Dublin. Its degrees and diplomas are accredited by the University of Sussex...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BERLIN

City:

BERLIN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Personal Archives, Sound Archives

Notes:

This independent University was founded in 1948. The Institute of Theatre Studies houses the Puccini research centre. Special projects include an edition of the letters and writings of Busoni and the role of theatrical elements on the concert podium in contemporary music. This forms part of an inter...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BERLIN

City:

BERLIN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

This institution can trace its history back to 1974, gaining its current name and status in 2018. It offers Bachelor degrees in fine arts, fashion design, film and television, visual arts and music. There are campuses in Berlin and Freiburg. There is a relationship with the University of Westminster...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

BERLIN

City:

BERLIN

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:

GERMANY

State:

HAMBURG

City:

HAMBURG

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Brighton & Bristol Institute of Modern Music (BIMM) is a European rock school university with colleges in Brighton, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham and London in the UK as well as Berlin, Hamburg and Dublin. Its degrees and diplomas are accredited by the University of Sussex in the UK. ...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

HAMBURG

City:

HAMBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering

Notes:

This University was founded in 1950. There are four main departments: • Department I - performance programs (classical, jazz/popular), composition, theory, choral and orchestral conducting, Protestant church music. • Department II - Theatre Academy, with studies in vocal music, opera, music thea...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

HAMBURG

City:

HAMBURG

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:

GERMANY

State:

HESSEN

City:

FRANKFURT AM MAIN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

This University can trace its history back to 1878. It assumed various names before gaining its current name and status in 1938. There are divisions of music, drama and dance. The Hochschule offers an opera program as well as a program in music physiology. There are Institutes of Historical Interpre...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

HESSEN

City:

FRANKFURT AM MAIN

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:

GERMANY

State:

NIEDERSACHSEN (LOWER SAXONY)

City:

OLDENBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance

Notes:

The University can trace its history back to 1793. It gained its current name and status in 1974. There is an early music ensemble as well as some ethnic music groups. ...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN

City:

KÖLN (COLOGNE)

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The Hochschule, founded in 1850, gained its current name and status in 1987. The Hochschule is situated in the heart of the old city of Cologne, in the vicinity of the cathedral and the main railway station. It is one of the largest music academies in Europe, with about 1700 students and more than 3...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN

City:

DETMOLD

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The Hochschule, founded in 1946, has branches in Dortmund and Münster. It was formerly known as the Northwest German Music Academy. The University comprises ten music-specific buildings in and around the Palais Gardens. The College shares both an Institute of Research in Musical Talent and a Musico...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN

City:

DÜSSELDORF

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

This University-level school can trace its history back to 1935. It gained its current name and status in 1987. There is an opera program and an early music studio. The Lutheran church music program culminates in the State Examination A (Staatlichen A Examen). Institutes at the university include th...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN

City:

KÖLN (COLOGNE)

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:

GERMANY

State:

NORDRHEIN-WESTFALEN

City:

PADERBORN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University can trace its history back to 1614. It gained its current name and status in 1972. The Department of Musicology is organised jointly by the University of Paderborn and the Hochschule für Musik Detmold. There is a Research Institute for Talent in Music. ...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

SAARLAND

City:

SAARBRÜCKEN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University was founded in 1947 and has co-operation agreements with the conservatories of Luxembourg and Lorraine (France). The three institutions have formed the ‘Saar-Lor-Lux Orchester’ to present an annual concert tour. A master workshop in contemporary music (Tage für Interpretation un...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

SAARLAND

City:

SAARBRÜCKEN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Library Collections, Sound Archives

Notes:

The University was founded in 1948, the first German university to be founded after the Second World War. It operates on four campuses in the region. Scholars in the research department have produced a 39-volume complete edition of the works of Lully. The archives contain an extensive collection of ...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

SACHSEN (SAXONY)

City:

LEIPZIG

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:

GERMANY

State:

SACHSEN (SAXONY)

City:

LEIPZIG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections

Notes:

Founded in 1409, the University of Leipzig is the second oldest in Germany. The institute of education (Musikpädagogik) was previously called 'Pädagogische Hochschule "Clara Zetkin'' Leipzig'. Past students include Telemann, C P E Bach, Schumann and Richard Wagner. The University has a museum...

Country:

GERMANY

State:

THÜRINGEN (THURINGIA)

City:

WEIMAR

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The School was founded in 1872 as an orchestra school. It gained its current name and status in 1956. There are four centres within walking distance of each other, one of them being the Altenburg, Liszt's home between 1848 and 1861. The School holds an archive of the music of Thuringia. An Institute...

Country:

GHANA

State:

City:

CAPE COAST

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The university was founded in 1962. The music department was established in 1974 and is situated at the New Administration Block, adjacent to the Arts Faculty and Social Sciences Faculty. There are studies in religious music, popular music, African traditional music and Western classical music. In t...

Country:

GREECE

State:

City:

ATHENS

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:

GREECE

State:

City:

THESSALONIKI

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University was established in 1990, though it can trace its history back to 1948. The Department of Music Science and Art accepted its first students in 1998. It is organised in a similar way to that of European Music Academies in order to provide performance as well as theoretical studies. As s...

Country:

HONG KONG

State:

City:

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Sound Archives, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1963, and the Department of Music at Chung Chi College was established in 1965, thus being the first music degree-granting institution in Hong Kong. The music department owns a wide range of Western, Chinese and early music instruments, including many early Western inst...