Fryderyk Chopin University of Music / Jazz and World Music Department

JAZZ AND STAGE MUSIC - jazz and world music, second-cycle

Level of study: second-cycle Form of study: full-time Education profile: og√≥lnoakademicki Duration: 2 years

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Fields of studies and specializations

Conducting units


from 2020-05-01 to 2020-06-20 23:59:00




The studies are addressed to professional jazz musicians – graduates from BA studies who want to develop their knowledge, skills and competencies related to the widely understood jazz music and find inspiration to fulfil their artistic goals. The studies also offer an option to acquire teaching qualifications to conduct jazz ensembles in collaboration with Pedagogic College.

The enrolment covers the following instruments: flute, saxophone, trumpet, percussion, accordion, piano, guitar, violin, cello, double-bass/bass guitar.

Admission rules

The enrolment procedure is competitive and its results are public.


  • minirecital consisting of jazz standards including a candidate’s improvisation or his/her original compositions varied in terms of style, pace and metre, performed with a own accompaniment – sending an audio-video recording (up to 15 minutes in total)
  • interview – online test (using the ZOOM app)

Scope of material

performing a programme of 15-20 minutes consisting of jazz pieces.
Candidates perform with their own accompaniment.

Date of exams

01.07.2020 - 06.07.2020 (on-line)