Music Business 


One Year Diploma

The fully accredited One Year Full-time Diploma is designed to equip bass players with the professional skills and awareness for today’s music industry.

The Diploma is a level 3 qualification, which is approved for entry on to many degree programmes, including our Three Year BMus (Hons) degree.

One Year Higher Diploma

We have taken our highly successful One Year Full Time Diploma and upgraded it to the One Year Higher Diploma.

The One Year Higher Diploma is fully validated by Thames Valley University and is an NQF level 4 award offering progression onto other higher education courses.


Delivered by our experienced teaching team, the Part-time Courses offer a great range of skills and techniques for most levels, from the complete beginner to the advanced intermediate.

Private Lessons

Private bass lessons are a great way of addressing your individual needs with valuable one-on-one time with our tutors.

You may wish to book a weekly scheduled lesson, or maybe only a one-off lesson to fix a specific area, it’s your choice.

Summer School

This innovative modular course allows musicians of all abilities and levels to gain top flight tuition.

Three Month Certificate

The Three Month Course is also a OCNOTC full-time vocational course, specifically created to start equipping bass players with the awareness and skills needed to thrive in today’s music business.

Three Year BMus

The three year programme trains performers in popular music to become professionals in an industry that demands many skills, from performance through to programming, arranging and composition.

Two Year BMus

The Two Year BMus in Popular Music Performance boasts the same excellent modules and teaching standards as the existing Three Year BMus, with the added beauty of graduating a year earlier.

Two Year DipHE

The Two Year Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) consists of the first two years of the BMus programme, and is also validated and awarded by Thames Valley University.

Music Business Degree

This dynamic course trains students for the real world of the music business-you will learn to develop a range of practical and transferable business skills, whilst gaining invaluable entrepreneurial knowledge and expertise.