Popakademie

We arepeople who design
the future of music

The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg - University for Music Business, Creative Industries and Popular Music

We arepeople who design
the future of music

The Popakademie Baden-Württemberg - University for Music Business, Creative Industries and Popular Music

Good to see you!

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, 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.


04. June 2019

Musical boat tour with friends of pop e.V.

On June 30, the friends of pop e.V., the friends' associaton of the Popakademie Baden-Württemberg, invites all interested citizens to a two-and-a-half-hour musical boat tour on the Rhine and _ _ _
13. May 2019

Maximilian Kolb becomes Managing Director at BMG

Music Business graduate Maximilian Kolb was appointed Managing Director GSA of Bertelmann Music Group in April this year. In this function he will not only take over the management of the label _ _ _
23
Jun
Sunday Beats with "Die Gegenmutter"
In the afternoon of 23 June, the Popakademie band "Die Gegenmutter" will be on stage during the Sunday Beats, which take place from May to September in the bandshell in the Herzogenriedpark.

"Die Gegenmutter" has set itself the task of dusting off the underestimated instrument accordion, adding electronic effects as needed and moving it into a new context with its own compositions between Yann Tiersen, jazz and metal.

Admission to the concert is free, only the park entrance fee of 3,50€ for adults is due. Children, students etc. receive reduction.

More Sunday Beats:
  • Sunday, July 28th: YéY
  • Sunday, August 25th: Vincent Hall (as a trio)
  • Sunday, September 22nd: Mark Moody (piano)
3 to 5 p.m.
Herzogenriedpark, Max-Joseph-Str. 64, 68169 Mannheim
28
Jun
Pop Music Slam
Be there at the first Pop Music Slam at the Popakademie. It is all about coming together: musicians and poets, art and listeners. Come along and experience unique word settings.

Sven Timpe from Bad Kreuznach
Clara from Stuttgart
Marc from Wiesbaden
Robin from Bonn

Eric Schmit on drums
Valentin at the piano
Popakademie, Raum 415
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