Zurich University of the Arts
Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) is a vibrant centre for teaching, research, and production excellence. While firmly anchored in Greater Zurich, our influence extends well beyond Switzerland to the wider international stage. We offer a broad range of degree programmes and further education courses in education, design, film, art & media, dance, theatre, and music. Closely interrelating teaching and research, we provide an ideal setting for transdisciplinary projects.
Committed to bridging higher education, professional practice, and the interests of the wider public, we showcase the work and achievements of our staff and students in our own exhibition spaces, theatres, and various dance and concert halls. Our Theatre of the Arts presents cutting-edge student productions, our concert halls are home to concerts almost every day, and the Mehrspur Music Club offers a wide variety of pop and jazz concerts. Our affiliated museums—the Museum of Design and the Bellerive Museum—present a rich array of acclaimed art and design exhibitions. Hosting over 600 events each year, we make a significant contribution to cultural life in the city and region of Zurich.
The Bangalore School of Music & Fine Arts (BSM)
The Bangalore School of Music & Fine Arts (BSM), a registered trust, is a non-profit organisation, committed to education in western classical music, although eastern classical music (Hindustani & Carnatic) are also promoted by means of recitals and workshops, with a view to bringing European and Indian musicians to common fora. At the BSM we see a world where music unites. Established in 1987, the BSM has, over the years, promoted a deeper understanding and appreciation of music. To us, music is a cause, a commitment. The music we teach helps instill discipline, confidence and a sense of self-esteem. To some it is a powerful channel to express emotions, and for many of our students, music has become a profession that has taken them around the globe as cultural ambassadors.