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Make music your life.

At the University of Dayton, we will prepare you with essential 21st-century skills, so that you can use music to live our motto: Learn, Lead, and Serve.
The University of Dayton is a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music. The music therapy degree is also approved by the American Music Therapy Association. Our music education degree is licensed by the State of Ohio.


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Faculty and Staff

With over 40 gifted and dedicated artists, teachers and scholars, the University of Dayton's Department of Music provides the guidance to take you to the next level.

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Bridging campus and community, teaching and research, the humanities and other disciplines, the Department of Music is committed to educating the whole person through fostering an environment of connected learning.

In the News
Fine and Performing Arts 03.09.23

From orchestra to gospel, choral music to modern dance, opera to Javanese Gamelan, the 2023 Celebration of the Arts highlights UD students.

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Fine and Performing Arts 12.15.22

Daniele Shlomit Sofer is bringing new ways of thinking to the ongoing revision of the University of Dayton’s music theory curriculum to make it more inclusive.

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When it’s time to decompress, senior mechanical engineering major, Gabe Ferraiuolo, manages sound for one of six campus bands, practices an instrument or studies a variety of musicians as inspiration for his compositions — including one that recently received a national award. 

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Department of Music

Fitz Hall, Room 475
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2946

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We invite you to contact us with questions or to schedule a tour. Please call us at 937-229-3936 or email us from the link below.

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