If you want to develop your knowledge in jazz composition and arrangement, this Bachelor's programme is for you.
The Bachelor's programme in Arrangement/Composition, jazz specialisation, aims to provide you with the craft knowledge required to realise your artistic visions. After completing the programme, you should have the skills, creativity and drive required to make your music a part of the jazz scene.
The Bachelor's programme gives you a solid foundation in craftsmanship in areas such as composition, form, harmonisation, chord making and polyphony. You will study electroacoustic music, a basic course in recording technology, and you will have access to the Malmö Academy of Music's studios. In addition to the programme's main focus on jazz, you will also gain good knowledge of classical techniques such as orchestration and counterpoint. Teaching is given in arrangement/composition, electroacoustic music, instrumentation, hearing/analysis, counterpoint, piano/hearing playing, music and society, ensemble management with conducting and music as a profession in the form of individual lessons, group lessons and seminars. Projects and degree projects are included.
Programme Syllabus (PDF 448 K, new tab)