Bachelor's Programme Saxophone

Foto: Michael Nier
| Foto: Michael Nier

Instrumental Studies: Da capo al fine

The programme Instrumental Studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz gives you the opportunity of a thorough training in nearly every orchestral or solo instrument. No matter if chamber music, orchestral music or solo music: The artistic qualification through internationally renowned teachers in the bachelor’s and master’s programme can contribute significantly to the maintenance and development of the cultural cornerstone music when it comes to musical competences, instrumental skills and employability. Apart from the bachelor’s and master’s programme there are courses for highly gifted students and preparatory courses to promote training starting at a young age. Postgraduate programmes give the opportunity of a further specialisation after the regular study programmes.


Course Number: UV 033 127
Length of Study: 8 semesters (240 ECTS)
Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Achievement Goals
Credit Hours

Further Information

Schedule for the academic year​​​​​​​
Description of the types of courses of KUG

to Institute 4 - Wind and Percussion Instruments
to Institute 12 - Oberschützen

Admission to the Study Programme

Dates of admission tests and entrance exam deadlines

Dates in January/February

Dates in June/July

ATTENTION: Due to COVID-19, entrance exams will not take place in person in June/July. Applicants have to make a YouTube video and copy the link to the applicant management. The admissions commission will watch the video and discuss it.

The link for this YouTube video must be inserted into KUGonline by 3 August 2020 at the latest. This applies to both Bachelor and Master applications.


Overview of all dates of admission tests at KUG

Registration period for the online-application:
for the winter semester: March 1 - June 3
for the summer semester: November 1 - January 13

Instruction for the online-application
Podcast about the online application procedure

Admission requirements/Entrance exams
Required German language competency at application/admission

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Professors and Equivalents

Image of Univ.Prof. Claire Levacher
Professur für Orchesterausbildung
Univ.Prof. Claire Levacher
Image of Univ.Prof. Gerald Preinfalk
Professur für Saxofon
Univ.Prof. Gerald Preinfalk

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