Department of Music



Providing an opportunity for the local community to engage with the university is central to creating a university that reflects the character of our region. The Department of Music provides a variety of educational opportunities to meet the needs of our local community.

The training and nurturing of the next generation of musicians is important to us. Our music department reaches out to the community through programs and festivals.

The SCSU Music Preparatory Program consists of the Cantabile Girls' Choir Program and individual private music instruction. Approved instructors teach private lesson under faculty supervision. Please direct any questions to our Preparatory Program Director, Deborah Ferrell,

The Music Department also presents a variety of music festivals and events throughout the year, showcasing student and community talent, and bringing music professionals for interactive residency programs.