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Good to see you!

We are very happy to welcome you in our house.

The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is a barrier-free building. The building has barrier-free access, the bus stop in front of the building is also barrier-free and therefore easy to reach by public transport. The Popakademie has a handicapped parking space, a handicapped accessible WC with a pull cord and emergency call switch, the doors are suitable for wheelchair users according to DIN18040 and can be operated by pushbuttons and are equipped with finger protection. A lift with Braille lettering and a stretcher are available in case of failure. In the house there are generous movement areas with turning possibilities and there are no thresholds. A pictorial description with common pictograms ensures easy orientation in the house. Ramps and fall protection are available for the stages. Additional ergonomic barriers for staff, students and visitors are available by appointment.

For all questions regarding accessibility in the house, please contact Alexandra Reiter Alexandra.Reiter@popakademie.de.

The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg is an higher education institution and competence centre for the music and creative industries and their pop cultural scenes. By focusing its study programmes on popular music - in economic as well as artistic terms - it offers an academic education that is unique in Germany's public university landscape. Numerous successful careers of musicians and creatives have been founded here.

Parallel to its function as a teaching institution, the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, as a competence centre, realises numerous projects in a regional, national and international context.

© Marc Wilhelm
27. March 2023

Start of semester at the Popakademie

Here we go again.

David Stammer and Amke Block © CAPADOL
08. March 2023

Future Music Camp 2023 - Creative A.I. in the Music Business

On May 25th and 26th 2023, the Future Music Camp of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg will take place in Mannheim. Experts from the digital music and media industry will speak on the topic of "Creative Artificial Intelligence in the Music Business. Additional speakers can now apply for sessions.

Hammelburg 2023 © Daniel Schmidt
03. March 2023

International Band and Business Camp 2023 in Hammelburg, Germany

International Band & Business Camp 2023 in Hammelburg unites students and coaches from all over the world.
More than 80 students and coaches from six different countries participated in the International Band & Business Camp 2023 (IBBC) in Hammelburg. Yesterday, March 2nd, the one-week camp came to its crowning conclusion with a great final concert.

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Bandpool Live & Loud Concert
Experience the current generation of the band pool and look behind the scenes of our newcomer support program. LIVE & LOUD! Admission to the concert is free!
Work In Progress Club
Work in Progress Club, December 2022 © Thorsten Dirr
Popakademie bands live on stage!

At the "Work in Progress Club" the students of the Department of Popular Music present their current projects.

Admission is free.

With: Lukas Zohm, MAGGIE RIES, Vanessa Jung, Al Zena Band, Nnoa, EMP Ensemble
Popakademie, Hafenstraße 33, Raum 001