Students in the music major benefit from a broad range of course offerings in music theory and music history and culture, excellent ensembles and private lessons. The Music Department is staffed by a renowned faculty of artists, composers and scholars.

The Music Department offers private lessons in voice, keyboard instruments, and most string, brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments.

The College Chorus, Chamber Singers, small and large Orchestras, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble and Chamber Music Society offer ensemble experiences at a level of excellence not commonly found at liberal arts colleges.

Prospective Students

Prospective Students

Tell us about your music interests and abilities!

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Story 5/24/2016

College Links Up with Internet2, Faster Connection to...

Franklin & Marshall College has joined Internet2. It is the nation’s largest and fastest research and education network. 

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Story 10/13/2015

Bruce Gustafson, Dynamo!

Dear Colleagues,   The Music Department is pleased to notify the F&M community that Professor Bruce Gustafson, Charles A. Dana Professor of Music, Emeritus, has been appointed Distinguished...

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Story 10/7/2015

Studying Gender and Music in China

Senior Bess Liu, winner of an Alice Drum Summer Research award for Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies, studied female piano pedagogy in China during the summer of 2015.

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