About the Conservatorium van Amsterdam

The Conservatorium of Amsterdam (CvA) is the largest and most diverse conservatory in the Netherlands. With a population of twelve hundred students, an excellent teaching staff and situated in the heart of the city, the CvA optimally profits from the rich musical climate in Amsterdam and offers students the training they need to become musicians in the top segment of the national and international professional field.

A wide range of courses

The Conservatorium van Amsterdam offers courses ranging from classical music, jazz and early music to opera, popular music and music in education. Owing to the many special projects, the curriculum guarantees a strong link between theory and practice. Both in the bachelor's and the master's degree programmes students are given ample opportunity to make individual choices and go their own way.