A Tradition of Excellence
Established in 1901, the WSU School of music has long been recognized for excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. Students study with an internationally recognized faculty and have access to state-of-the-art facilities.
The School of Music offers a master of arts in music, bachelor of music degrees in music education, performance, composition, and performance with an emphasis in jazz, a bachelor of arts in music, a music minor, music technology minor, and jazz minor.
WSU ensembles have performed around the world and are regularly invited to perform at prestigious concert venues and conferences across the country.
The School of Music is dedicated to educating the next generation of performers, educators and composers. Graduates of the School of Music are teaching, performing, touring and recording worldwide.
The School is proud of its near 100% placement rate for recent undergraduate music education students. Many graduates hold teaching positions in universities and schools around the country.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about our undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Be part of something remarkable at WSU and prepare for your career in music and the arts.
“Flight of the Bumble Blues” composed and produced by graduate student, Raul Blanco. Performed and recorded by WSU’s top jazz combo, Jazz Wires.
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- Feb. 28–March 2: Make plans for Festival of Contemporary Art Music
- Feb. 24: WSU Symphony Orchestra, opera to perform at Fox Theatre
- ‘Composing for Improvisors’ concert features Greg Yasinitsky
- Artist, musician Paul Rucker to provide multifaceted performances, lecture
- Annual Holiday Concert features five musical groups
- Feb 24, 3:00 pm WSU Symphony Orchestra, Opera to play at Fox Theatre in Spokane
- Feb 26, 8:00 pm Treble, Tenor/Bass Choir, Palouse Poetry Slam: Wanting Validation
- Feb 27, 7:00 pm Jazz Forum
- Feb 28, 8:00 pm Festival of Contemporary Art Music: Concert 1 featuring James Stephenson’s The Devil’s Tale
- Mar 1, 3:00 pm Festival of Contemporary Art Music: Concert 2
- Mar 1, 8:00 pm Festival of Contemporary Art Music: Concert 3
- Mar 2, 10:00 am Festival of Contemporary Art Music: Concert 4
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- The Faculty Artist Series
- The Kemble Stout Music Listening Library
- The Student Handbook
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