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Bachelor of Arts in Music

- Online and Hybrid Learning -

We will prepare you for a sustainable career as a bass player!

This includes strengthening your individuality, a professional craft, stylistic variety and the ability to independently develop artistic concepts.

“The bass, no matter what kind of music you're playing, it just enhances the sound and makes everything sound more beautiful and full.
When the bass stops, the bottom kind of drops out of everything”

Charlie Haden

Choose your Artistic Major

Artistic Major


Artistic Major

Bass & Music Production

Modules of your studies

Regardless of the artistic major you choose, you will complete all modules.


Information about the audition process.

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Study Bass with Julia Hofer

Julia Hofer, Marcus Miller

Julia Hofer with Marcus Miller

Julia Hofer, Billy Gibbons

Billy Gibbons & Julia Hofer

Julia Hofer, Billy Sheehan

Billy Sheehan & Julia Hofer

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Curriculum Study Plan

Electric Bass, Double Bass
Styles: Jazz, Pop, Rock, Latin Music, Funk, Big Band

The Bachelor of Arts in Music degree with Bass as the main subject is a comprehensive training in performance and musical creation in the styles of jazz and popular music. Specific to your own individual talents and pursued specialisation, you will have acquired an accomplished sense of professionalism in your craft on completing your BA studies. You will also have the ability to independently develop artistic concepts as well as their performance, production, communication and distribution.

Your learning engagements consist of weekly lessons and lectures in the main subject, as well as in compulsory and free-choice electives: Stage Bands, Improvisation, Rhythmical Training, Music Theory, Music Business and many more.

  • Study Program: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Duration: 8 Semesters
  • Workload: 240 ECTS
  • Degree - Academic title: Bachelor of Arts in Music (BA-M)



  • Passed admission exam at JAM MUSIC LAB Private University. Matura/maturity exam not mandatory. Click here to register.
  • Sufficient knowledge of German (at the latest after the first year of study) - for more information click here.