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City of Basel Music Academy – a campus for music and musicians

The City of Basel Music Academy is a leading centre of excellence for musical education at all levels. With Basel Music School, the FHNW School of Music, Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, Jazzcampus and the Institute for Continuing Education, a wide-ranging programme of teaching, research and continuing education is offered under the roof of the City of Basel Music Academy – spanning early to contemporary music and including audio design and jazz as well as diverse forms of improvisation. Situated at the heart of a city rich in culture and music, it brings together teachers, students, children, young people and adults from Basel and all over the world at a unique music campus – now with the addition of Jazzcampus in Kleinbasel, which was opened in 2014.

Our institutes

Academy of Music, Klassik

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Schola Cantorum Basiliensis

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News and Events

Concerts and events organised by the School of Music and the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis, in cooperation with the Musik-Akademie Basel.

Events calendar


Hochschule für Musik, Klassik

Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz FHNW Hochschule für Musik Leonhardstrasse 6 4009 Basel