The non-profit Dr. E. A. Langner-Foundation has introduced the exclusive 2-year (4 semesters) master degree program named „Dr. Langner Jazz Master“ for 8 students. The Degree is offered at the University of Music and Theater (HfMT) in Hamburg.
The program started in the winter semester of 2014/15. The master program will set forth top merits in national and international jazz education and will promote the continuous development of jazz in Hamburg.
The “Dr. Langner Jazz Master” is aimed at especially talented students from all over the world with top expertise and a strong artistic personality.
As of January 2021, the Hamburg senate took over the financing of the Jazz Master course and doubled the number of students to a total of now 16.