Majors, Minors & Concentrations

Students desiring a major in music must have the approval of the Music Department prior to registration. An audition is required before consent can be granted. Applicants should contact the Music Department to arrange for an audition or to obtain permission to submit an audio or video recording in lieu of an on-campus audition.

Bachelor of Music in Applied Music

Bachelor of Music Education

Bachelor of Music with Elective Studies in Business

Bachelor of Arts in Music

Music Minor

Jazz Studies Concentration

Areas of study and individual lessons:

  • Bassoon
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Composition
  • Euphonium
  • Flute
  • French Horn
  • Guitar
  • Harp
  • Horn
  • Jazz bass
  • Jazz drums
  • Jazz guitar
  • Jazz piano
  • Jazz wind instruments
  • Oboe
  • Organ
  • Percussion
  • Piano
  • Saxophone
  • String Bass
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Tuba
  • Viola
  • Violin
  • Voice
Fine Arts Events
April 23, 2014
08:00 AM - 10:00 PM
April 29, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Fine Arts News
April 15, 2014
On Wednesday, April 16, Drake University will host a special program for language immersion students from Merrill Middle School to celebrate Pan American Day. The students will participate in Drake Spanish courses in the morning and have the opportunity to celebrate Pan American dance and music at a performance by Drake students in Olmsted Center in the afternoon.
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