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Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MICHIGAN

City:

DETROIT

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Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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A state-supported university, founded in 1868 from a union of a number of unrelated colleges and schools. The music department collaborates with the Michigan Opera Theatre, the Chamber Music Society of Detroit and other cultural organisations. Through a partnership with the Detroit Symphony Orchestr...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MINNESOTA

City:

DULUTH

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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Founded in 1895 as a teachers’ college, this institution became a co-ordinate campus of the University of Minnesota in 1947. The School of Fine Arts offers programs in music, theatre, dance, graphic arts and studio arts. The music department has access to a number of fine performing spaces. Member...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MINNESOTA

City:

MINNEAPOLIS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

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A state-supported university founded in 1869. The School of Music was established in 1902. At the University’s West Bank Arts Quarter the School of Music has access to a number of fine performing spaces and a well-equipped electronic music studio. The Roy A Schuessler Vocal Arts Center houses a c...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MISSISSIPPI

City:

HATTIESBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A state-supported university founded in 1910 as a teacher training college. It gained its current name and status in 1962. The School of Music comprises departments of theatre and dance, visual arts, and music. The University has the reputation of being one that has awarded doctoral degrees to well ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MISSOURI

City:

COLUMBIA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A state-supported university founded in 1839. It is sometimes known as ‘Mizzou’ and is the flagship institution of the Missouri System. A new purpose-built music building is to be opened in 2020. The School of Music organises a Community Music Program offering music instruction to children and i...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MISSOURI

City:

KANSAS CITY

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Sound Archives, Suzuki

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A state-supported university founded in 1929, its first classes being held in 1933. The Conservatory of Music consists of divisions of performance, composition, music theory and musicology, music education/music therapy and dance. The Conservatory's Impact Centre (Intermedia/Music Production And Com...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEBRASKA

City:

LINCOLN

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Wellness for Musicians

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A state-supported university founded in 1869. Its School of Music was founded in 1894 and is housed in the Westbrook Music Building with access to a number of fine performance venues including the Kimball Recital Hall and the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The Hixson-Lied College of Fine and Perfo...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEBRASKA

City:

OMAHA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A state-supported university that can trace its history back to 1869. The music department is located in the Janet A and Willis S Strauss Performing Arts Center. There is a 47-bell carillon on campus. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEVADA

City:

LAS VEGAS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk

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A state-supported university founded in 1951. The Department of Music is housed in the Lee and Thomas Beam Music Center, with access to several fine performance spaces. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW JERSEY

City:

GLASSBORO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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A state-supported college founded in 1923 as a teacher training college. It gained its current name and status in 1997. The College of Performing Arts offers programs in music, theatre and dance. Facilities include several fine performance spaces and well-equipped music laboratories. The music depar...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW JERSEY

City:

NEW BRUNSWICK

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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A state-supported university. Rutgers, with its three campuses – at Camden, New Brunswick and Newark, - was chartered in 1766. Its main campus is in New Brunswick. The Mason Gross School of the Arts, chartered in 1976, comprises divisions of dance, music, theater arts and visual arts, and has acce...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW MEXICO

City:

LAS CRUCES

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Orchestral Conducting

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The university was founded in 1888. The music department has access to some fine performing spaces. A Piano Prep Program is offered to pre-college students. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW MEXICO

City:

ALBUQUERQUE

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Wellness for Musicians

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A state-supported university founded in 1889. The music department organises an annual summer New Mexico Kodály Institute for music teachers. An Arts-in-Medicine program offers music encounters with patients and their families and educates medical professionals on the important role the arts play i...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

ANNANDALE-ON-HUDSON

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Wellness for Musicians

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Founded in 1860 as St Stephen's College, an institution for men intending to enter the theological seminary, its name was changed to Bard College in 1934 when its focus became more aligned to classical and progressive educational traditions, with some emphasis on creative and performing arts. Women ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

FLUSHING

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The City University of New York (CUNY) was founded in 1961. It consists of 20 Colleges at which music is offered in eleven. Queens College, itself founded in 1937, became part of the City University of New York in 1961. The School of Music has access to several fine performance spaces, including tho...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

ROCHESTER

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Archives, Wellness for Musicians

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The Eastman School of Music was founded in 1921. Ensembles include three symphony orchestras, three choral groups, seven jazz ensembles, two wind ensembles, a student-run contemporary music ensemble (’Ossia’), Musica Nova (a contemporary ensemble), Collegium Musicum (early music), trombone choir...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

HOUGHTON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A private college operating on Christian principles, founded by the Wesleyan Church in 1883. The music program is offered at the Greatbatch School of Music. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

ITHACA

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

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A private college founded in 1892 as a music conservatory. Since that time the college has developed into a comprehensive institution comprising Schools of Business, Communications, Health Sciences and Human Performance, Humanities and Sciences as well as the School of Music which is housed in the J...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

NEW YORK

Special Indexes:

Community Music Training, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

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A private school founded in 1905. There are divisions of music, dance and drama. The emphasis throughout is on performance and the School has access to a number of fine performance spaces. An Institute of Jazz Studies was created in 2001. The Juilliard Opera Center trains opera singers. There is a C...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

NEW YORK

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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A private conservatory, one of the largest in USA, founded in 1917 and offering both classical and jazz training. There is a strong emphasis on opera. A cross-registration program is offered with Barnard College of Columbia University. The Pinchas Zukerman Performance Program offers a limited number...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

NEW YORK

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

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Originally founded in 1916 as The David Mannes Music School, and following a number of name and location changes, this institution in 1989 joined The New School, a private research university in New York City as part of The New School's College of Performing Arts, alongside The New School for Drama ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

BINGHAMTON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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The university was founded in 1946 and gained its current name and status in 1965. The Anderson Center for the Performing Arts is among the finest facilities of its kind in central New York State. The university library holds an archive for Greek and Cypriot Ethnomusicological Studies. Member of the...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

GENESEO

Special Indexes:

Ethnomusicology/World Music, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting

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A liberal arts college, founded in 1867 as a teachers’ college. It joined the State University of New York system in 1948. The Department of Music houses the Doty Recital Hall. The State University of New York (SUNY) was founded in 1948 with the amalgamation of a number of universities and college...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

BUFFALO

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Library Collections, Music Librarianship Training, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives

Notes:

This institution was founded in 1846 as a private medical college, and merged with the State University of New York system in 1962. It is the flagship campus of the State University of New York system and is not to be confused with Buffalo University College which is also part of SUNY. The music dep...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

SYRACUSE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering

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A private university of Methodist heritage that can trace its history back to 1831. The College of Visual and Performing Arts was founded in 1873, being the first degree-granting college of fine arts in the USA. The music school's official name is the Rose, Jules R, and Stanford S Setnor School of M...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

BOONE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

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The University was founded in 1899 as a teachers' college and gained its current name and status in 1967. The Musicum Collegium specialises in early music performance. There is an active opera program. Facilities include a state-of-the-art recording studio and sets of Indian tablas, African percussi...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

WINSTON-SALEM

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

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Formerly known as the North Carolina School of the Arts, this institution gained its current name and status in 2008. It is organised into schools of dance, design and production, drama, film, music and visual arts. It forms part of the 16-campus university that makes up the University of North Caro...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

GREENSBORO

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Wellness for Musicians

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A state-supported university founded in 1891 and forming part of the 16-campus university that makes up the University of North Carolina. The School of Music is housed in a large purpose-built music building with access to several fine performing spaces. The Miles Davis jazz Studies Program offers s...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

BOWLING GREEN

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives

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A state-supported university founded in 1910 as a teachers’ college. The music library houses The Sound Recording Archives, with over 700,000 recordings covering all types and styles of music, as well as the Archives of the MidAmerican Center for Contemporary Music, with large numbers of scores, m...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

CLEVELAND

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

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An independent classical music conservatory founded in 1920, with Ernest Bloch as its first director. The staff of the Institute includes over 40 members and retired members of the Cleveland Orchestra. It is an All-Steinway School where programs focus solely on classical music. A Joint Music Program...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

KENT

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1910. The School of Music has access to some fine performing spaces. It houses a Center for World Musics focusing mainly on Asian and African musics. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

OBERLIN

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

An independent co-educational college founded in 1833 of Christian heritage. It was the first college to grant undergraduate degrees to women, and was historically a leader in educating black Americans. The Conservatory operates a vital contemporary music program. Some emphasis is also placed on per...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

COLUMBUS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University was founded in 1870 and was originally known as the Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College. It gained its current name and status in 1878. The University’s College of the Arts has departments of theatre, visual communication design, history of art, dance, art, art education, arts ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

ATHENS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A state-supported university with branches in Lancaster and Zanesville. It opened for students in 1809. The School of Music has access to several fine performance spaces and houses a well-equipped MIDI laboratory and sound studio. It is associated with the Athens Community Music School which offers ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

CINCINNATI

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Conducting, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

This school is unique in that it is historically a traditional European Conservatory attached to a Comprehensive/Research State University. It can trace its history back to 1867. It is a ‘campus village’ comprising the Corbett Center for the Performing Arts, the Dieterle Vocal Arts Center, Memor...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

YOUNGSTOWN

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1908. The Dana School of Music was founded in 1869 and is housed in Bliss Hall. It is an All-Steinway School. There is a flourishing opera program. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OKLAHOMA

City:

OKLAHOMA CITY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

A private university affiliated with the United Methodist Church, founded in 1906. There is some emphasis on opera and music theatre. The College is an All-Steinway School. The Margaret E Petree College of Performing Arts offers programs in American dance, arts management, theatre and music. The mu...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OKLAHOMA

City:

STILLWATER

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1890. The Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music is housed in the Seretean Center for Performing Arts and has access to some fine performing spaces. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OKLAHOMA

City:

EDMOND

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

This institution was founded in 1890 as a teacher training college. It is the oldest institution of higher education in Oklahoma and gained its current name and status in 1990. The music school is an All-Steinway School. It runs both an opera program and a music theatre program, and organises a comm...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OKLAHOMA

City:

NORMAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1890. The School of Music forms part of the Weitzenhoffer Family College of Fine Arts. It is housed in three buildings: the Catlett Music Centre, the Donald W Reynolds Performing Arts Center, and Carpenter Hall, giving it access to a number of fine performance...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OREGON

City:

PORTLAND

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1946 as a post-secondary educational institution for World War II veterans, and gained its current name and status in 1969. There is a flourishing opera program and a program of wellness for musicians. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OREGON

City:

EUGENE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1876. The School of Music sees its particular strengths as in composition, performance, jazz studies and music education. Facilities include state-of-the-art music technololgy labs. There is a collection of orchestral and band instruments, early keyboard instr...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

PITTSBURGH

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

Carnegie Mellon University is a private institution that can trace its history back to 1900 and gained its current name and status in 1967. The university’s College of Fine Arts consists of schools of architecture, art, design, drama and music. The music department is a conservatory in a universit...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

PHILADELPHIA

Special Indexes:

Early Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A private institution founded in 1924 aiming 'to train exceptionally gifted young musicians for careers as performing artists on the highest professional level'. Entry is by live audition. All students are awarded full scholarships; no tuition fees are payable. Voice applicants must be between the a...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

MECHANICSBURG

Special Indexes:

Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

An evangelical Christian college founded in 1909 of Anabaptist, Pietist and Wesleyan traditions of the Christian Church. The School of the Arts offers programs in visual arts, theatre and dance, and music. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

UNIVERSITY PARK

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

This institution was founded in 1855 as an agricultural college, and gained its current name and status in 1953. Music programs at Pennsylvania State University are offered at the campuses at Abington, Altoona and University Park. Two-year Associate of Arts programs are offered at the campuses at Mc...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

WEST CHESTER

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk

Notes:

A state-supported institution that can trace its history back to 1812. Its current name and status gained in 1983. The Samuel Barber Institute for Music Educators offers a combination of traditional academic courses and special subject seminars that may be applied to the master’s degrees in music ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

RHODE ISLAND

City:

KINGSTON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1888 as an agricultural school. It was granted its current name and status in 1951 and is the flagship institution for the state of Rhode Island. The music department offers a preparatory program in performance for pre-college and adult students. There is an a...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

SOUTH CAROLINA

City:

COLUMBIA

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1801. It was the only southern state university to admit African-American students during the reconstruction era immediately following the civil war. Facilities include some fine performance spaces, a well-equipped music technology centre and recording studio....

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

MURFREESBORO

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

A state-supported university. Founded in 1911 as a teachers’ college, it gained its current name and status in 1965. It is located about a 30-minute drive south of Nashville, the Country Music centre of the world. The School of Music, an All-Steinway School, has access to several fine performance ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

MEMPHIS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

A state university founded in 1909 as a teachers’ college. It gained its current name and status in 1957. The music program has particular strengths in opera, jazz and recording technology. Ensembles include two orchestras, three bands, numerous chamber music groups, choral groups, jazz combos and...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

KNOXVILLE

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university that can trace its history back to 1794. It gained its current name and status in 1879 and is the flagship campus of the University of Tennessee system. The School of Music has access to several fine performance spaces and owns some 100 pianos, three harpsichords and thr...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

WACO

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A private Christian university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. Founded in 1845, this is the oldest continuously operating institution of higher learning in Texas and the largest Baptist University in the world. The music school is housed in Waco Hall and the McCrary Music Bu...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

HOUSTON

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

An independent university that can trace its roots back to 1891. In 1912 it became the Rice Institute, and gained its current name and status in 1960. The Shepherd School of Music, founded in 1975, is housed in the Alice Pratt Brown Hall, with fine performance spaces and well-equipped studios. The M...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

HUNTSVILLE

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The University was founded in 1879. It forms part of the Texas State University System. The School of Music has access to the James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center with some fine performing spaces. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

DALLAS

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Eurhythmics/Dalcroze, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Kodály, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Engineering, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A private non-sectarian university of Methodist heritage, founded in 1911. The Meadows School of the Arts comprises divisions of visual art, dance, theatre, journalism, cinema-television, music, advertising, art history and arts administration. The music division houses a number of fine performance ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

NACOGDOCHES

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The University was founded in 1923 as a teachers’ college. The College of Fine Arts offers programs in art, music and theatre and has access to some fine performing spaces. There is a thriving opera/musical theatre program. The School of Music organises a music preparatory division that brings ab...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

FORT WORTH

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Repetiteur Training/Coaching, Suzuki

Notes:

A private university founded in 1873. The School of Music is housed in the Ed Landreth Hall and the Mary D and F Howard Walsh Center for Performing Arts, with a number of fine performance spaces. Facilities include four pipe organs, two harpsichords, a clavichord and a collection of baroque and rena...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

SAN MARCOS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This university was founded in 1899 as a teacher training college and was granted its current name and status in 2003. It has the largest campus of any other in the Texas State University System. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

LUBBOCK

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university that can trace its history back to 1923. It gained its current name and status in 1969. There is a 36-bell carillon on campus. The College of Visual and Performing Arts offers programs in art, music and theatre and dance, with a thriving musical theatre and opera scene. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

HOUSTON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Kodály, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-assisted university. Founded in 1927, it gained its current name and status in 1934. Facilities include the 144,000 square feet Moores School of Music building which includes the 800-seat Edythe Bates Old Moores Opera Center, more than sixty practice rooms and large ensemble rehearsal rooms....

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

DENTON

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A state-supported university established in 1890 as a teachers’ college. It gained its current name and status in 1988. The College of Music is the second largest comprehensive music school in the USA. It sees the jazz program as one of its many strengths, with some thirteen 20-member ensembles. T...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

EDINBURG

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Founded in 1927 as Edinburg College and formerly known as University of Texas - Pan-American, this university was finally granted its current name and status within the University of Texas System in 2015. The music department has access to some fine performing spaces. Member of the National Associat...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

ARLINGTON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1895 as a private liberal arts institution. It gained university status and became part of the University of Texas System in 1965. The music department has access to some fine performance spaces and state-of-the-art recording and electronic music studios. Ther...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

AUSTIN

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A state university, opened in 1883. It is the largest institution of the University of Texas System. School of Music facilities include five concert and recital halls, numerous teaching studios, classrooms, rehearsal halls and 125 practice rooms. There are some 300 pianos, four harpsichords, two cla...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

SAN ANTONIO

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1969. The music department has access to some fine performing spaces and a state-of-the-art computer laboratory. There is a Vocal Arts Laboratory housing specialised equipment for the study of voice production, and an Institute for Music Research in the areas ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

UTAH

City:

PROVO

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A private university founded in 1875 and sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. It gained its current name and status in 1903. All undergraduate degree programs include courses in religion. The School of Music is housed in the Harris Fine Arts Center, with access to several fi...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

UTAH

City:

SALT LAKE CITY

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives

Notes:

A state-supported university. The music school is housed in the David P Gardner Hall. Facilities include a new 700-seat concert hall and several other fine performance spaces and rehearsal rooms. The McKay Music Library houses the Maurice Abravanel Studio with scores and memorabilia of the conducto...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

VIRGINIA

City:

HARRISONBURG

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1908 as a teacher training college for women. It became co-educational in 1946 and gained its current name and status in 1977. A new University Center for the Performing Arts provides the music school with some fine performance spaces. It is an All-Steinway Sc...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

VIRGINIA

City:

NORFOLK

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1930 as a division of the College of William and Mary. It became independent in 1962 and gained its current name and status in 1969. The music department is housed in the F Ludwig Diehn Fine and Performing Arts Center. Facilities include a fine recital hall an...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

VIRGINIA

City:

WINCHESTER

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

An interdisciplinary conservatory for music, theatre and dance located within a small private co-educational university, founded in 1875 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The Shenandoah Conservatory Arts Academy offers programs in music, theatre, dance and performing arts leadership a...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON

City:

SEATTLE

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1861. The School of Music has access to several fine performing spaces. There is a Center for Advanced Research Technology in the Arts and Humanities (covering visual art, literary arts, music). The Ethnomusicology Archives holds a vast collection of field re...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON

City:

PULLMAN

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1890 as the Washington Agricultural College and School of Science. It gained its current name and status in 1959. The music school is housed in the Kimbrough Music Building which includes state-of-the-art recording studios and computer-assisted composition and...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON

City:

BELLINGHAM

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1893 as a teachers’ college. It gained its current name and status in 1977. The College of Fine and Performing Arts offers programs in art, design, music, theatre and dance. There is a thriving opera program. The music department houses a well-equipped comp...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

City:

WASHINGTON D.C.

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A private Catholic university founded in 1887. The Benjamin T Rome School of Music is housed in Ward Hall, with access to some fine performance spaces. The School sees its main strengths as in performance, music history and liturgical music. Many graduate programs may be taken with Latin-American co...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WEST VIRGINIA

City:

MORGANTOWN

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

A state-supported university. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in art and design, music, theatre and dance. The Evansdale Library holds the Fry Archive (some 5,000 items) of recorded jazz music from the 1920s to the 1950s. There is a large collection of African instruments, as well as Ja...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WISCONSIN

City:

MADISON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Librarianship Training, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1848. It is the flagship campus of the University of Wisconsin System. There is an active early music group. Facilities include a state-of-the-art Center for Music Technology. The music school maintains an instrument shop with a huge collection of more than 1...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WISCONSIN

City:

MILWAUKEE

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Librarianship Training, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1885 as a teachers’ college. It gained its current name and status in 1956. The music department is housed in the Peck School of the Arts complex which offers programs in art and design, dance, music and theatre. This complex forms part of the Helene Zelazo ...

Country:

URUGUAY

State:

City:

MONTEVIDEO

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The University of the Republic was founded in 1849 and is Uruguay's oldest public university. The School of Music opened in 1953 and gained its current name and status in 1986. Facilities include a well-equipped electronic music studio, an electroacoustic laboratory and the EUM library which has 180...

Country:

UZBEKISTAN

State:

City:

TASHKENT

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Conducting, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Founded in 1936, the State Conservatory of Uzbekistan is the oldest musical institution in Central Asia. The Conservatory occupies a new building erected in 2002. There are four concert halls, 305 teaching, rehearsal and classrooms, and four state-of-the-art sound recording studios. The Conservator...

Country:

VENEZUELA

State:

City:

CARACAS

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Founded in 1985, the Institute (sometimes known as IUDEM) is organised through the National Cultural Council of Venezuela. It has been the only institute in Venezuela with the right to give a university degree in music. The Conservatorio Nacional Simón Bolívar forms the preparatory level for stude...

Country:

VENEZUELA

State:

City:

CARACAS

Special Indexes:

Ethnomusicology/World Music, Orchestral Conducting

Notes:

The Central University of Venezuela can trace its history back to 1721, so being the oldest university in Venezuela. The School of the Arts was founded in 1978. It offers programs in cinema, visual arts, drama, music and cultural studies. The School houses the Research Centre of Music Acoustics (Cen...

Country:

VENEZUELA

State:

City:

CARACAS

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering

Notes:

The Master's degree in music was established in 1996. there is a digital music laboratory that conducts research in contemporary composition, electroacoustic composition, sound synthesis and experimental sound sources for music creation....

Country:

VIETNAM

State:

City:

HÀNÔI

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

Formerly known as the Hànôi National Conservatory of Music, the Vietnam National Academy of Music was established in 1956, being the first and largest centre for professional music training in Vietnam. It is dedicated to the conservation of Vietnamese classical music. The conservatory is organised...