Welcome to the Department of Music
The creative world is full of possibilities – performance, composition, research, production, sound engineering – so how do you know where you fit? Experience the full gamut of musical opportunities through the Department of Music by combining classroom education and collaboration with your professors. Couple this with the opportunity to play in department ensembles and the free time to start your own groups or write your own music and your growth will surprise you. Share great stages, listen to the voices of this century, and find your niche in the creative world. What will you discover, and who will you become?
Welcome Back! UMW Philharmonic Orchestra returns from Los Angeles tour.
Performance Season (2017-2018)
Click on Concert Schedule for full list of performances.
Info, Info, Info
Frequently Asked Questions? click [here]
- All other auditions will be held Sunday, August 26, 2018 (Majors & non-majors) See drop down menu above in Prospective Students.
- All students at UMW are welcome and encouraged to join an ensemble and/or enroll in private lessons through an audition
- Want to join an ensemble in the Spring Semester? – contact the ensemble Director or the respective Applied Faculty Member associated with your instrument of study.
Good News: non-students/aspiring musicians in the community are now welcome to register for private lessons with our outstanding faculty! (after receiving approval from the instructor, contact the Registrar)
Chair: James Brooks Kuykendall, Pollard Hall 209; 540-654-1958; firstname.lastname@example.org
Office Manager: Michael Morley, Pollard Hall 110; 540-654-1012; email@example.com.
The Department of Music
University of Mary Washington
1301 College Avenue, Fredericksburg, VA 22401.
Tel. 540-654-1012, Fax 540-654-1966.
Music Ed/Teacher Licensure: please contact Dr. Kevin Bartram (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Vocal Ensembles: please contact Dr. Jane Tavernier (email@example.com).
Location: located on the main campus of the University of Mary Washington in Pollard Hall. Please visit us!