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GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY, FAIRFAX College of Visual and Performing Arts, School of Music

Country:

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

State:

VIRGINIA

City:

FAIRFAX


Street Address:

417 Performing Arts Building, MSN 3E3, 4400 University Drive, Fairfax, Virginia 22030, USA

Fax:

+1 703 993 1394

Email 1:


Program:

Undergraduate programs

Details:

Bachelor of Arts in Music. Four years. Studies include performance, music history. Bachelor of Music. Four years. Concentrations performance (classical, jazz), composition, music education. Studies include music history, theory, aural skills. Minors in ethnomusicology, music and technology.


Program:

Graduate programs

Details:

Master of Arts in Arts Management. Master of Music. In performance, choral and orchestral conducting, composition, jazz studies, music education. Doctor of Philosophy. Doctor of Arts.


Program:

Other program

Details:

Certificate in Musical Theatre. Music for Well-Being Graduate Certificate.


Institution Notes:

Founded in 1957, the university gained its current name and status in 1972. The School of Music forms part of the College of Visual and Performing Arts, and is an All-Steinway School. The College offers programs in art, dance, film and video, music, theatre and arts management. It is located in the Donald & Nancy de Laski Performing Arts Building. There is a Center for Arts and Wellness catering for health education of performing and visual arts students. The University's Potomac Arts Academy offers programs in music, theatre, art and computer gaming classes for young people and interested members of the local community, as well as summer programs in Orff Schulwerk and Kodály method. Member of the National Association of Schools of Music.


Last Updated:

July 2020