Admission requirements Jazz double bass


  • Show at least a level of a graduate Bachelor of Music double bass student
  • Talent for and affinity with jazz
  • Good feeling for timing and intonation
  • Ability to improvise
  • Major and minor scales
  • Arpeggios based on three and four-note chords
  • Sight-read themes and chord sequences
  • Perform standards and jazz originals in ensemble setting
  • Sufficient level of ear-training development
  • The applicant is able to convincingly explain the focus of the applicants research topic/project and the connection and relevance to both the double bass, the craft and the jazz practice.