Jazz & Pop


Recurring programme components include projects such as the annual Ensemble Week, the Exchange Week and the Instrument2Days.

Miroslav Vitous - photo Edwin Goed
David Linx - photo Edwin Goed
Bob Reynolds - photo Edwin Goed
McClenty Hunter - photo Edwin Goed
Philip Catherine - photo Edwin Goed
Chris Cheek - photo Edwin Goed
Ruud Breuls - photo Edwin Goed
David Cameron - photo Edwin Goed

Some of the guest lecturers of the past view years.

Ensemble Week

During this week, the focus will be on playing music with others on the basis of a theme, musician, genre or style period.

Photo Jan Wessels


During these two days, students from a major work together under the guidance of lecturers and renowned guest lecturers at one of the ArtEZ locations.

Guest lecturer 2017 Sachal Vasandani - photo Edwin Goed

Exchange week

In this week, students can take individual lessons with other main subject lecturers of the ArtEZ Academy of Music.

Project week non-Western music

The departments Jazz & Pop, Classical Music and Music in Education in Zwolle jointly organize a project week around non-Western music. A week of workshops, masterclasses and concerts.

Guest lecturers in 2017 Carel Kraayenhof (bandoneon) and Juan Pablo Dobal (piano) - photo Jan-Wichert Bunschoten

Theatre tour singing department

Jazz & Pop has a very active singing department. A highlight of every year is the theatre tour featuring the repertoire of a famous Dutch theatre personality.