Composition – Jazz

The Bachelor's Programme in Jazz Composition combines classical composition subjects with big band orchestration, arrangement in jazz style for symphonic orchestras/ensembles.

KMH has for a long time educated successful composers, operating both nationally and internationally. With brand new premises in the heart of Stockholm, specially designed for music, we are the country's largest center for composition studies. Here you meet skilled teachers and lots of music students.

Please note that Swedish is required for this programme.

Programme Content

A main focus in the programme is composition studies together with ear training, form analysis, instrumentation, score playing, harmony and counterpoint, plus elective courses.

In addition, advanced courses of jazz harmony and jazz orchestra are offered on a regular basis.

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    Bachelor programme

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  • Pace of study:

    Full time

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  • Admissions:

    No admissions for autumn 2022

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