As a FULLY ACCREDITED member of the National Association of Schools of Music, the Department of Music offers a program rooted in TRADITION but designed for the FUTURE NEEDS of our students.
Working together, we are prepared to lead our students and the campus community towards regional, national and international achievement. Every year OVER $50,000 IN MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS are awarded to music majors and non-majors.
Is Music the Key to Success? 10-12-13NYT
A St. Cloud State University Department of Music alumnus has been selected as a semifinalist for the Education Minnesota 2014 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Andrew Nelson, Director of Bands at Milaca High School, is one of 33 semifinalists selected for the award.
The 2014 Teacher of the Year will be announced Sunday, May 4th at the Doubletree Inn by Hilton Bloomington. Nelson is a leader in music education in Central Minnesota, and the St. Cloud State University Department of Music is proud to see his career recognized for its excellence.
The St. Cloud State Campus Band will perform their MARCH MADNESS concert Thursday, March 6th with special guests - the 451st Army Reserve Band from Fort Snelling, Minnesota. This is a FREE concert in ritsche Auditorium @ 7pm. Watch the concert ONLINE: www.StCloudState.edu/LiveEvents