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Country:

ARGENTINA

State:

CITY OF BUENOS AIRES

City:

BUENOS AIRES

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The Collegium Musicum was founded in 1946. It is a private not-for-profit music school providing music programs for young children and adults, incorporating programs in recorder playing, choral groups, chamber music groups, Dalcroze movement, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki programs in piano, violin and 'cel...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

NEW SOUTH WALES

City:

SYDNEY

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

The Suzuki Talent Education Association of Australia (NSW) is a coalition of teachers, parents, educators and those interested in making music education available to children. This is the Australian officially endorsed non-profit arm of the International Academy of the Suzuki Method located in Matsu...

Country:

AUSTRALIA

State:

VICTORIA

City:

MELBOURNE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The Conservatorium of Music, founded in 1891, thus being the oldest in Australia, is housed in the Conservatorium building at the Parkville campus which is classified by the National Trust of Victoria. It contains a 350-seat concert hall (Melba Hall) with excellent acoustics for chamber music, and w...

Country:

BAHRAIN

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City:

Special Indexes:

Military Music Academies, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Bahrain Music Institute was established in 2000. Supported both by government and private sector organisations, it offers music programs to young people and adults. Customised Band Master and Instrumental courses are designed to develop national and regional military band capabilities and skills...

Country:

BELGIUM

State:

FLANDERS

City:

ANTWERP

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

This institution forms part of the Artesis Plantijn University College which originated from a merger between Artesis University College and Plantijn University College. Founded in 1898 as the Royal Flemish Conservatoire by Peter Benoit, it was the first Dutch-language institute for art education in...

Country:

BERMUDA

State:

City:

HAMILTON

Special Indexes:

Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

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The Bermuda School of Music was established in 1978. It offers music instruction to young people and adults. A Community Education Initiative begun in 2003 by providing free Suzuki violin lessons to all year 1 and 2 students at Purvis primary school, later expanding to other schools and community ce...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ALBERTA

City:

CAMROSE

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

Formerly known as Augustana University College, this institution is a liberal arts and sciences university originally founded in 1911 by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada. It became a faculty of the University of Alberta in 2004. There is a 450-seat University Chapel which serves as its prim...

Country:

CANADA

State:

BRITISH COLUMBIA

City:

VANCOUVER

Special Indexes:

Kodály, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki

Notes:

A non-profit institution founded in 1969 by the Community Arts Council of Vancouver. The Academy has access to some fine performance spaces. There are two divisions: • Preparatory Division, for pre-school, school-age students and adults. The program includes performance training and master classe...

Country:

CANADA

State:

MANITOBA

City:

BRANDON

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Archives, Suzuki

Notes:

A co-educational, non-denominational, government-supported institution that can trace its history back to 1880, with a school of music added in 1906. It was granted its current name and status in 1967. The School of Music is housed in the Queen Elizabeth II Music Building which itself houses the Jil...

Country:

CANADA

State:

MANITOBA

City:

WINNIPEG

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University of Manitoba was founded in 1877. The Manitoba Institute for Music Technology provides training in music technology and encourages creative work and research in electroacoustic music. The University of Manitoba Opera Apprenticeship is a one-year program for advanced voice students. The...

Country:

CANADA

State:

ONTARIO

City:

WATERLOO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Church Music/Religious Music, Community Music Training, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Instrument Making/Maintenance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Personal Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

The University was founded in 1911 as the Waterloo Lutheran Seminary of Canada and in 1924 it was re-established as the Waterloo College of Arts. This was later affiliated with the University of Western Ontario. The current name and status were granted in 1973. The Faculty of Music has two well-equi...

Country:

CANADA

State:

PROVINCE DE QUÉBEC

City:

MONTREAL

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The University was founded in 1821. The music department moved into the new Schulich music building in 2005 with a number of fine performance and lecture spaces. The library houses the David Edelbert Collection, the largest of collection of Handel sound recordings in the world. There is a collection...

Country:

CANADA

State:

PROVINCE DE QUÉBEC

City:

QUÉBEC

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

Laval University can trace its history back to 1663. It was granted its current name and status in 1852 and the Faculty of Music was established in 1920. The music program at Laval is organised into cycles. The first cycle (premier cycle) consists of programs leading to Bachelor’s degrees (Baccala...

Country:

CHILE

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City:

SANTIAGO

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

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A private institution, founded in 1982, located in the greater Santiago area of Providencia. There are pre-professional courses in jazz performance and music theory. An agreement with the Finis Terrae University allows students in the jazz/popular music performance and composition streams to continu...

Country:

CHILE

State:

City:

LA SERENA

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

This national university can trace its history back to 1838 and was granted its current name and status in 1981. The music department specialises in training ensemble musicians for bands and orchestras rather than soloists. The music department is unique in Chile in incorporating the Experimental Mu...

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FAROE ISLANDS

State:

City:

TÓRSHAVN

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

The Faroe Music School consists of fourteen institutions around the islands. Each is a local music school where children and young people may take studies in performance (piano, keyboard, guitar, strings, flute, clarinet, brass and percussion instruments, drum kit), ensemble (string orchestra, wind ...

Country:

GUATEMALA

State:

City:

GUATEMALA CITY

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

The Conservatory can trace its history back to 1873. It offers performance tuition to children from as early as four years. There are departments of music, cinema, dance, literature, performing arts (drama) and visual arts. A Suzuki program is offered....

Country:

GUYANA

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City:

GEORGETOWN

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Kodály, Library Collections, Orff Schulwerk, Sound Archives, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The university was established in 1963. The Amerindian Research Unit has a collections of tapes of indigenous Guyanese music. The library holds some manuscripts of Caribbean and Guyanese composers....

Country:

HONDURAS

State:

City:

SAN PEDRO SULA

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

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The semi-private Escuela de Música 'Victoriano López', founded in 1945, is one of two schools in Honduras providing general elementary education and music training to children with music aptitude. The other is the Escuela Experimental de Los Niños para la Música in Tegucigalpa. The School uses t...

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IRELAND

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City:

CORK

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Community Music Training, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The Cork School of Music was founded in 1878 and has been a constituent school of Cork’s Institute of Technology (CIT) since 1993. A new purpose-built home for the Cork School of Music opened in September 2007, and houses the 300-seat Curtis Auditorium. Other facilities include several fine perfor...

Country:

ITALY

State:

EMILIA-ROMAGNA

City:

RIMINI

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

The Institute was founded in 1825 and was granted its current name and status in 2004. There is a pre-academic program for students wishing to enter the professional program. The Institute offers programs for children (inducing the Suzuki approach) and interested members of the local community....

Country:

JAPAN

State:

NAGANO PREFECTURE

City:

MATSUMOTO

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

A private institution, the Matsumoto Music School is the international headquarters of the Suzuki Method which was established by Dr Shinichi Suzuki in 1946. In 1997 it became the International Academy of the Suzuki Method. The International Suzuki Association was established in 1983. The following ...

Country:

PARAGUAY

State:

City:

ASUNCIÓN

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

In 2009 the Ateneo Paraguayo (Athenæum of Paraguayo), a private cultural centre founded in 1883 and the Centro Anglo Paraguayo, founded in 1935 combined to create the Marguerite Wolff Conservatoire, named in honour of the British pianist who gave regular concerts in Paraguay over a period of 25 yea...

Country:

PHILIPPINES

State:

City:

MANILA

Special Indexes:

Institutions for Women Only, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

The college can trace its history back to 1906 thus being the first school of music to be established in the Philippines. It is a Catholic college for women, run by the Benedictine sisters, but men are admitted to its music programs. There are plans to introduce a Filipino stringed instrument major ...

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PUERTO RICO

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City:

SAN JUAN

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Suzuki

Notes:

The Conservatorio is regarded as equivalent to a university. It forms one division of the government’s Corporación de las Artes Musicales, the others being the Puerto Rico Symphony Orchestra, the Casals Festival, and the Corporación for the Scenic and Musical Arts. Apart from offering the full-t...

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SOUTH KOREA

State:

City:

SEOUL

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, Suzuki

Notes:

Yonsei University is a Presbyterian Christian university which was founded in 1885 and is the oldest private university in Korea. It was granted its current name and status in 1957. There are over 35,000 students in 17 colleges and 12 graduate schools. Its College of Music, established in 1955, oper...

Country:

SPAIN

State:

CATALONIA (CATALUÑA)

City:

BARCELONA

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The School was founded in 1979. It provides advanced music training and master classes. A preparatory school offers music training to children with some programs in the approaches of Orff, Suzuki, Dalcroze and Willems. Adult programs are also offered. ...

Country:

TAIWAN

State:

City:

TAIPEI

Special Indexes:

Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, Opera Performance, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

This private university was founded in 1962. The College of Arts consists of the Departments of Fine Arts, Chinese Music, Western Music, Chinese Drama, Theatre Arts and Dance. There is an extensive and impressive collection of Asian instruments which is being continually expanded and includes instru...

Country:

TAIWAN

State:

City:

TAIPEI

Special Indexes:

Kodály, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki

Notes:

The University was founded originally in 1895 as the Academy of Language. In 1987 it became the Taipei Municipal Teachers’ College, and was granted its current name and status in 2005. The degrees are not available to foreign students. ...

Country:

UNITED KINGDOM

State:

ENGLAND

City:

LONDON

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

The Suzuki Method of music education is based on the philosophy and teaching methods developed by the Japanese violinist, pedagogue, educator and humanitarian, Dr Shinichi Suzuki. The Institute offers part-time teacher training courses in violin, piano, viola, violoncello, guitar, recorder and flute...

Country:

UNITED KINGDOM

State:

ENGLAND

City:

PETERBOROUGH

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

The European Suzuki Association is the umbrella organisation for national Suzuki Associations in Europe and also currently for Suzuki associations in Africa and the Middle East. This is the European officially endorsed non-profit arm of the International Academy of the Suzuki Method located in Matsu...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ARIZONA

City:

FLAGSTAFF

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1899 as Northern Arizona Normal School. It was granted its current name and status in 1966. The School of Music houses a number of fine performing spaces. A preparatory school offers private music lessons as well as Suzuki violin and viola tuition. The music d...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

CALIFORNIA

City:

SAN RAFAEL

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A university of Catholic heritage founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael. The Department of Music and Performing Arts is home to the Suzuki School of Music offering instruction in violin, viola, violoncello and piano, and to the Dominican Community Music School offering lessons in pe...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

CALIFORNIA

City:

OAKLAND

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Kodály, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A private Catholic liberal arts university, founded in 1868 by the Sisters of the Holy Names of Jesus and Mary. The music department, housed in the Kennedy Arts Center, specialises in performance, piano pedagogy and in Kodály philosophy and method. A preparatory music department offers both traditi...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

CALIFORNIA

City:

SUN VALLEY

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Programs for the Handicapped, Suzuki

Notes:

A private non-profit public benefit corporation founded in 1971 and serving both sighted and blind students. The Conservatory is a performance school organised into a conservatory division, a preparatory division (for beginner students, and including a Suzuki violin program for the very young), and ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

COLORADO

City:

BOULDER

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

The Suzuki Association of the Americas is a coalition of teachers, parents, educators and those interested in making music education available to children. Founded in 1972, this the the American officially licensed non-profit arm of the International Academy of the Suzuki Method located in Matsumoto...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

COLORADO

City:

DENVER

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A private university founded in 1864. Founded in 1924, the Lamont School of Music is affiliated with the Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts and is also affiliated with the Joseph and Loretta Law Artist Center of Opera Colorado. The School of Music is an All-Steinway school. It is ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

CONNECTICUT

City:

WEST HARTFORD

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

An independent university that can trace its history back to 1879. It was granted its current name and status in 1957. The Hartt School, also founded in 1957, is housed in the Fuller Music Center and offers programs in music, dance and theatre. There is an Institute of Contemporary American Music. T...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

GEORGIA

City:

COLUMBUS

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported college founded in 1950. It was granted its current name and status in 1965. The College of the Arts offers programs in art, music and theatre. The Schwob School of Music, an All-Steinway school, has access to a number of fine performing spaces. The Preparatory Division offers mus...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ILLINOIS

City:

CHICAGO

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

A private liberal arts and media college founded in 1890 as the Columbia School of Oratory. It was granted its current name and status in 1944 and is said to be one of the largest private arts and media colleges in the world. The Music Center houses the music programs of the college. There is a Cent...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ILLINOIS

City:

CHICAGO

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A community music school established over 100 years ago, in 1895. It offers group and individual instruction in performance (classical and Latin jazz). It organises chamber ensembles and the Chicago Young Instrumentalists’ Program (a Suzuki course for piano, violin, viola, violoncello, harp and gu...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ILLINOIS

City:

CARBONDALE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

The University was founded in 1869 as a teachers’ college. The School of Music is housed in Altgeld Hall with state-of-the-art facilities. There is a Center for Experimental Music. The School organises a Community Music School offering music tuition to children and interested members of there loca...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

ILLINOIS

City:

EDWARDSVILLE

Special Indexes:

Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university that opened in 1965. The library houses the archives of the Suzuki Association of America and the Department of Music organises a Suzuki strings program for young people from 3 to 18 years. A Keyboard Development Program is offered to children and adults from the local c...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

INDIANA

City:

EVANSVILLE

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Music Therapy, Suzuki

Notes:

An independent university, founded in 1854 and having a relationship with the United Methodist Church. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

KANSAS

City:

NORTH NEWTON

Special Indexes:

Suzuki

Notes:

A liberal arts co-educational college of Mennonite heritage, founded in 1887, thus being the oldest Mennonite college in North America. The College organises an Academy of Performing Arts which offers music and dance tuition (including a Suzuki school for string instruction) to young people and inte...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

KENTUCKY

City:

LOUISVILLE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state-supported university which can trace its history back to 1798. The School of Music was opened in 1932. It sponsors the University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition, the most valuable and prestigious international composition prize in the world. Past winners include such co...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

LOUISIANA

City:

SHREVEPORT

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Music Theatre Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A private college founded in 1825 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The Hurley School of Music organises the Centenary Suzuki School offering children tuition in Suzuki violin, viola and cello as well as music theory. There is a Piano Preparatory Program for beginner students ages 5 t...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MASSACHUSETTS

City:

CAMBRIDGE

Special Indexes:

Community Music Training, Dalcroze, Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A private school of music founded in 1915 to provide training in the French conservatoire style. In 2012 the school merged with Bard College Conservatory of Music and now offers programs in performance, chamber music, collaborative piano, composition, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, early music, modern Americ...

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

Notes:

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 co...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

MISSOURI

City:

JOPLIN

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state-supported university. The music department has access to several fine performing spaces. It operates a Suzuki Violin Academy for children from the local community. ...

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

Notes:

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:

NEW JERSEY

City:

PRINCETON

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Personal Archives, Sound Archives, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

The Westminster Choir College, founded in 1926, has since 1992 formed the School of Music of Rider University. Emphasis is on training in choral music, both secular and sacred, with the aim of preparing its graduates for music leadership in churches, schools and the community. All students are expec...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NEW YORK

City:

FLUSHING

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A college of the City University of New York, founded in 1937. It became part of the City University of New York in 1961. The School of Music has access to several fine performance spaces, including those in the Kupferberg Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. The Benjamin Rosenthal Library ho...

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 Conducting, Orchestral Conducting, Personal Archives, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

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:

WHITE PLAINS

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Suzuki

Notes:

A not-for-profit community music school founded in 1929, offering a broad program of individual and ensemble instruction for children and adults, as well as a college degree program in collaboration with Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York. The Conservatory is organized into divisions: • Early ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

GREENVILLE

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university forming part of the 16-campus university that makes up the University of North Carolina. It was founded in 1907 as a teacher training college. Facilities include some fine performing spaces and a state-of-the-art Center for Music Technology, containing a MIDI lab, a Cent...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

HICKORY

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Kodály, Suzuki

Notes:

Founded in 1891, this is a private liberal arts co-educational institution of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. It was formerly known as Lenoir-Rhyne College. The music department offers a program of Suzuki training (Kids in Koncert) for children from age 4 and adults in violin, viola, cel...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

RALEIGH

Special Indexes:

Institutions for Women Only, Instrument Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A private independent liberal arts college for women founded in 1891 and affiliated with the Southern Baptist church. The music department houses over 65 pianos, several organs and a set of handbells, and has access to some fine performing spaces. In addition to the professional programs the Meredit...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

CHARLOTTE

Special Indexes:

Music Therapy, Suzuki

Notes:

A private liberal arts college founded in 1857, supported by the Presbyterian Church. The Queens Music Academy offers private lessons (including Suzuki piano, violin and harp), and music therapy sessions to children and members of the local community. Member of the National Association of Schools o...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

WINSTON-SALEM

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Institutions for Women Only, Instrument Collections, Library Collections, Music Theatre Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

A private liberal arts college for women, affiliated with the Moravian Church. It is one of the oldest fully accredited professional music schools in the USA, tracing its history back to 1766. The music program is housed in the Salem Fine Arts Center, with a recital hall, a concert hall and a drama ...

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

Notes:

Formerly known as the North Carolina School of the Arts, this institution 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 Carolina. The School has access to a number of fine ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

NORTH CAROLINA

City:

WINSTON-SALEM

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported, historically black university, founded in 1892 as a teacher training college, and now forming part of the 16-campus system that makes up the University of North Carolina. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

BEXLEY

Special Indexes:

Early Music Performance, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A small private university founded in 1830, supported by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The Conservatory has access to several fine performance spaces and houses a state-of-the-art MIDI-based electronic music studio. It has ties with the Kodály Institute at Kecskemét, Hungary. In addi...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

CLEVELAND

Special Indexes:

Early Music Performance, Instrument Collections, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

A private university founded in 1826. It was granted its current name and status in 1967. A Joint Music Program is organised with the Cleveland Institute of Music, thus increasing the range of courses available to students at both institutions. The Cleveland Institute offers the programs in performa...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

CLEVELAND

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

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. Facilities include some fine performing spaces and state-of-the-art electronic studios. A Feldenkr...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

GRANVILLE

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

An independently administered and financed co-educational college of liberal arts and sciences of Baptist heritage, founded in 1831. The music department organises a Suzuki Program offering instruction in flute, piano, violin, ‘cello and viola for students aged from 3 to adult. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

OXFORD

Special Indexes:

Opera Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1809, and named for the Miami Indian tribe that inhabited the area. The College of Creative Arts offers programs in art, music, theatre and architecture and interior design. The Department of Music organises the Virginia Pearce Glick Young Musician’s Program...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OHIO

City:

OBERLIN

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Early Music Performance, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Instrument Collections, 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:

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, Sound Archives, 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:

OKLAHOMA

City:

OKLAHOMA CITY

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, 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 mus...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

OKLAHOMA

City:

TULSA

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Music Theatre Performance, Sound Engineering, Suzuki

Notes:

A private Penetecostal charismatic evangelical Christian university, founded in 1963. The music department is an All-Steinway school. A preparatory Suzuki strings program is operated from the music department. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

ELIZABETHTOWN

Special Indexes:

Music Therapy, Suzuki

Notes:

A private liberal arts college founded in 1899 and affiliated with the Church of the Brethren. It is situated in the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country. The Department of Fine and Performing Arts consists of divisions of music, theatre and dance, and fine arts. The Music Division is housed in Z...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

PHILADELPHIA

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Kodály, Orff Schulwerk, Programs for the Handicapped, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

An independent music school founded in 1908, offering general music programs to children and adults at the pre-college level, adult and senior adult levels, regardless of their ability to pay. Master classes and concerts are open to the public and are usually free. It is the largest community-based ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

PENNSYLVANIA

City:

PHILADELPHIA

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

An independent state-affiliated university founded in 1884. The Boyer college of Music and Dance is part of the Center for the Arts. The New School Institute is the instrumental ensemble branch of the Esther Boyer College of Music and operates as the Department of Instrumental Ensemble and Orchestra...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

SOUTH CAROLINA

City:

SPARTANBURG

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Institutions for Women Only, Music Therapy, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A professional school of music in an independent liberal arts college for women. At graduate level it is co-educational. The School of the Arts offers programs in art and design, theatre, dance and music. A preparatory program provides tuition in performance, ensemble and basic theory to young child...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

SOUTH CAROLINA

City:

CLINTON

Special Indexes:

Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

The College was founded in 1880 as a Presbyterian institution. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

SOUTH CAROLINA

City:

COLUMBIA

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, 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:

JOHNSON CITY

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Sound Engineering, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

The University was founded in 1911 as a teachers’ college. It was granted its current name and status in 1963. The music department, an All-Steinway school, is housed in the Mathes Music Building, and is the only four-year institution in the USA with a program in bluegrass and country music, taken...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

MEMPHIS

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state university founded in 1909 as a teachers’ college. It was granted 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 combo...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

CHATTANOOGA

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1886. The music department has access to several fine performing spaces and well-equipped electronic studios. There is a Kodály Institute offering programs to Levels I, II and III. The Southeast Center for Education in the Arts is located on the campus, condu...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TENNESSEE

City:

NASHVILLE

Special Indexes:

Ethnomusicology/World Music, Library Collections, Opera Performance, Sound Archives, Suzuki, Traditional Instrument Performance

Notes:

An independent, privately supported university founded in 1873. The Blair School of Music was established in 1964 as a pre-college music school and has been affiliated with Vanderbilt University since 1981. It operates music programs for young children and adults culminating in a certificate of achi...

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, Instrument Collections, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Orchestral Conducting, 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:

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 was granted 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 r...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

TEXAS

City:

BELTON

Special Indexes:

Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Kodály, Music Theatre Performance, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

The University was founded in 1845 and is affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. The music department is a member of the Texas Association of Music Schools and is housed in the Presser Fine Arts Building. The Conservatory of Music offers music instruction to young children and inte...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

VIRGINIA

City:

HARRISONBURG

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Church Music/Religious Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

Founded in 1917 as a Bible academy in the Anabaptist-Mennonite tradition, the university was granted its current name and status in 1994. The music department offers a Suzuki teacher program in violin and viola as part of the Preparatory Music Program which provides music instruction to children and...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON

City:

TACOMA

Special Indexes:

Band Conducting, Choral Conducting, Opera Performance, Suzuki, Wellness for Musicians

Notes:

An independent liberal arts and sciences university founded in 1888. The School of Music has access to several fine performance spaces. It organises a Community Music program offering music instruction to children and interested members of the local community, including a Suzuki program, a Kindermus...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

City:

Special Indexes:

Dalcroze, Ethnomusicology/World Music, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Orff Schulwerk, Suzuki

Notes:

An independent community school of the arts founded in 1976. This All-Steinway school offers music instruction to young children, pre-professional music students and interested adults through its Early Childhood Program, its Preparatory Program and its Adult Program (‘A Little Day Music’). Perfo...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WISCONSIN

City:

MILWAUKEE

Special Indexes:

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

Notes:

A state-supported university founded in 1885 as a teachers’ college. It was granted 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 Ze...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WISCONSIN

City:

STEVENS POINT

Special Indexes:

Arts Management/Music Management, Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Opera Performance, Suzuki

Notes:

A state-supported university established in 1894 as a teachers’ college. The music department is housed in the Noel Fine Arts Center with a number of fine performing spaces. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music. ...

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

WISCONSIN

City:

MILWAUKEE

Special Indexes:

Jazz/Popular Music Performance, Programs for the Handicapped, Suzuki

Notes:

The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music was founded in 1899 as an independent non-profit community music school. It operates on three campuses in Milwaukee. The Conservatory does not award degrees but offers music instruction to young people and interested members of the local community, in performance ...