Master of Music in Double Bass

The master's degree programme lasts two years. Admission will depend both on the candidate's level of playing and the proposed plan of study. The plan of study must indicate the area in which the candidate wishes to specialize and must outline the plans for the final examination concerning repertoire, styles, etc.


Please submit, together with the application form:
* cd recordings of at least three pieces. These may also be sent via a youtube/myspace link
* live filmed recordings of a concert or rehearsal, via Youtube or DVD
* undefinedthe plan of study

When the level of the candidate's performance on the recordings matches the master's degree level, the candidate will be invited to audition. During the audition the candidate will play three songs:
* one original composition
* one jazz-standard
* one solo piece for bass

Candidates may bring their own accompaniment. It is also possible to be accompanied by CvA accompaniment, please state your preference on your application form.


Frans van der Hoeven coordinator
Ruud Ouwehand  
Ernst Glerum technique + methodology