Additional DJAM session: Saturday 28 August 3-6 PM (in Zaal100 in Amsterdam)

Open house/closing concert: Sunday 5 September 2021, in Zaal100

Auditions: Sunday 12 September / Sunday 26 September 2021  (placement possible through November)


Corona info: we take care of the safety during class and follow the rules of the RIVM in the building. We handle a maximum number of students in the classrooms and there is good ventilation. In addition, there is 1.5m distance and the hands will be disinfected, etc. People with symptoms of illness are not allowed to come. If you have specific questions, please contact the DJAM administration (

DJAM - School For Jazz in Amsterdam

Develop your musical talent!

Student Feedback

Marcel, guitarist: At DJAM I was able to fulfil my wish to learn to write arrangements. The teachers are all top educators with a passion for their profession. They know how to combine theory with practice, so that everything falls into place. Absolutely a course that you won't regret!

Vincent, violinist: This year I learned a lot and enjoyed all the jams and new insights in the musical field, thanks for all the fun lessons!

Noor, vocalist: I have never learned so much in one year!

Wanda, vocalist: DJAM's course will make you perfectly happy!

Jieun, guitarist: My time at DJAM completely opened my eyes (and ears) for jazz. Highly recommended if you love jazz and you want to experience the pleasure of learning jazz in an organic and effective way. The cool friends you make here is also a huge plus!

Jan-Simon, pianist: DJAM offers excellent part-time training with high quality! Your age as well as your level isn't important. You will be placed at your level and from that point they are working up. Skilled teachers who take the time for you!

Richard, saxophonist: If you want to learn how to make music at your best then DJAM is the right place for you. You get all the attention needed to really move forward.

Want To Know More?

DJAM, a private school offering training in Jazz and other contemporary styles of music, was founded in 1990. DJAM offers theory and practical lessons, which are all geared to one another. The atmosphere is intense and personal, the number of students per class is manageable.
The DJAM entrance exams will be held in June through October. They are non-committal. One condition for admission is that we recognize a natural musical ability.

Get In Touch


Contact Us:
+31 (0)20 665 63 38


Visit Us:

Polanenstraat 17
1013 WC Amsterdam


Office Hours:

Mondays 4 to 6 PM
(outside vacation periods)



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