Schola Cantorum Basiliensis

Structure of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis

The Schola Cantorum Basiliensis is an Institute of the Musik-Akademie der Stadt Basel. The other Institutes are the Musikschule Basel, the Hochschule für Musik and the Institut Weiterbildung.
The Academy s directed by a board consisting of the Rector of the Academy, the Rectors of the individual institutes, and the Administrative Director. The Academy Council (President: Silvia Rapp) has an advisory function.

The Schola Cantorum Basiliensis itself has two departments: the ‘Hochschule für Alte Musik’ (professional education) and the ‘Musikschule der SCB’ (for amateurs). In addition there is a Research Department which is integrated into the ‘Hochschule’, as well as an Office for Event Organization, which plans the concert series ‘Freunde Alter Musik Basel in addition to other concerts and activities of the SCB which are open to the public.