The branch of study trombone offers a choice of tuition on the tenor trombone and / or the bass trombone. Tuition on auxiliary instruments, such as the alto trombone, bass trumpet and euphonium, frequent opportunities to perform, orchestra productions and innovative projects, from live electronics through to interdisciplinary performance, complement the degree along with workshops, practice auditions/competitions with feedback, masterclasses and seminars on a variety of topical issues.

The field of study Music Education – Voice and Instruments (IGP) focuses not only on a comprehensive artistic trombone education but also on the development of pedagogical mediation and communication skills. The development of practical teaching skills is provided by the cooperating music schools of the city of Vienna, as well as by the supervision of the MUK teachers and helps the students to be able to independently develop according to their own pedagogically valuable convictions acting teachers.

Bachelor’s programme Trombone
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 17
Recommended maximum age: 24

Curriculum BA Trombone
Syllabus BA Trombone (in German)


Bachelor’s programme Trombone (IGP)
Duration: 8 semesters                                              
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Minimum age: 17
No age limit  

Curriculum BA Trombone (IGP) (in German)
Syllabus BA Trombone (IGP) (in German)


Master’s programme Trombone
Duration: 4 semesters                                              
Degree: Master of Arts
No age limit

Curriculum MA Trombone
Syllabus MA Trombone (in German)


Preparatory Course Trombone
Maximum Age: 18                                                                                        


Certificate of Performance (CoP) Trombone
Duration: 2 semesters                                              
Degree: Certificate
No age limit

Syllabus CoP Trombone

MUK Trombone Ensemble plays "Os justi"

Klasse Andreas Pfeiler


The MUK considers itself a progressive university of music and art that creates cultural values in the fields of music, dance, acting and singing. The MUK is the only university owned by the City of Vienna and brings together the best international young talent and outstanding lecturers.



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