- Degree and diploma courses
- Industry-leading tutors
- Well-balanced classes — a mix of theory and practical
- Excellent internships and opportunities
- Elite masterclasses
- Access to BIMM Connect an exclusive networking service
Extraordinary Vocalists are made at BIMM. Regardless of whether you choose to study a two-year diploma or a three-year degree; we’ll make sure you have all the skills and knowledge you’ll need to make a name for yourself in the modern music scene.
BIMM courses are comprehensive and focus on developing your performance and cementing your business abilities beyond the levels that employers demand. Working under our expert tutors, you will gain specialist knowledge, invaluable contacts and a strong skill set that will help you unlock new opportunities.
WHAT TO EXPECT FROM YOUR BIMM VOCAL COURSE
Throughout your course, you’ll be guided by our brilliant tutors who are here to help you become the most successful Vocalist you can be. Their expertise, combined with a varied and interesting curriculum, will ensure that you’re more than ready to start a fully-fledged career when you graduate.
Lectures to prepare you for a career in music
Having a concrete understanding of different musical styles makes for an industry-ready vocalist. So, we ensure that you get a taste of everything and will teach you a variety of different techniques including:
- Technical Development
- Ear Training
- Session Styles
- Running the gamut from pop, punk, R’n’B and folk
All BIMM courses have been designed to be both academically and professionally rewarding, with a balance between both practical and theory skills. You and your fellow peers will also be researching and refining your potential career pathways using through your Professional Project and research modules.
Exclusive networking opportunities
BIMM students benefit from exclusive networking opportunities via BIMM Connect. Through our social networking tool, you can team up with fellow students, bandmates, songwriting collaborators, press agents, artist managers, event promoters and producers to make new projects happen.
Tailored tuition to hit your targets
We firmly believe that learning should be tailored to what our students want to achieve. That’s why we work with you to ensure that your learning journey is catered to your needs.
As an example, some students will max out their CV with a choice of optional modules including:
- Performance Skills
- Digital Music
- Creative Band Performance
- Culture and Society
- Performance, Stagecraft & Identity
- Composition & Arranging Techniques
- Working in the Creative Industries
Others students choose to diversify their skill-set with our BIMM Extra mini-modules. These include:
- Music Production
- Adobe Photoshop
- Video Editing
- Mindfulness Techniques
- Essay Writing Skills
- Entrepreneurship and more!
WHO WILL BE TEACHING YOU AT BIMM
When you study at BIMM, you study under the best. Alongside our industry-leading tutors, BIMM’s regular Masterclasses allow you to meet and discuss Vocals with some of the biggest names in the business.
BIMM tutors are experts and they come with a wealth of real-life experience and academic accolades. They’ll give you inside knowledge into how the industry works and will work with you to help kick-start your music career.
Our masterclasses give you the chance to ask questions and learn all of the tips of the trade from the people who have made it big to the and up-and-coming Vocalists who have recently been in your shoes.
HOW BIMM PREPARES YOU FOR A CAREER IN MUSIC
When you study at BIMM, you don’t just learn the basics. You learn how to turn your passion into a financially rewarding reality. Thanks to hundreds of out-of-class opportunities, you’ll not only have the academic knowledge – you’ll also have the professional hands-on experience as well.
Internships and opportunities
One of the best ways to learn is by doing. So, we offer all our students access to our specialist BIMM Careers and Industry team. With access to contacts and inside opportunities, our team will help you get the real-world experience that will make your career.
Only BIMM students get to enjoy exclusive stage-time and shop-window slots at the biggest international festivals, from Glastonbury, 2000Trees and Liverpool Sound City to The Great Escape and Reeperbahn.
As well as internships and placements, BIMM students also get to participate in our famous end-of-term gigs organised by our very own Event Management and Music Business students.
Student success stories
We’re proud that so many BIMM students have become successful professionals in the music industry, with artists such as The Kooks, Marina and the Diamonds, George Ezra, Black Honey, Tom Odell and James Bay being former BIMM students. Go to the BIMM success stories page to find out more.