Also in addition to the three-year formal education, is the possibility to enrol in the so called basis year which prepares students for the examinations needed to enter into the formal training program to become a musical artist.

In detail, students are given individual and essemble singing lessons. Emphasis is placed on the correct usuage of the body for singing. Choreography lessons are also offered. Already offered additionally in the basis year are seminars, workshops and courses to help students better understand music and to develop them further to understand the practical aspects of musical performances. Lessons in the basis year are given for 16hr/wk and students can at anytime take additional music hours and course at the EUMAC. At the end of the basis year is a final examination in which the participants from the bais year can qualify for the formal musical artist training programme.

Important: The basis year can also be booked separately.