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Music

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.

 

Events and community engagement

Summer Performance Institutes

The department opens their doors to the community each summer with music performance programs for local high school students.

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Events

Audiences from the campus community and throughout the Dayton area can enjoy a variety of musical performances throughout the academic year.

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Organizations and Opportunities
Pride of Dayton Marching Band
The Pride of Dayton Marching Band is a show band recognized for energetic parade dances and powerful halftime performances. Members do not have to be music majors. We are proud to be one of the most diverse organizations at the University of Dayton
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University Chorale

The University of Dayton Chorale is a highly motivated group of students who strive for excellence through the art of choral music. If you want to grow as a musician, learn new and challenging music, and travel within the US and abroad, audition for this phenomenal group.

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Student Organizations

Our students are involved, inside and outside of the classroom. Be a part of it.

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Dunbar Music Archive

Our goal is to showcase and preserve Dunbar's literary career by giving public access to the myriad of ways his work has been presented, particularly in the musical arena.

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Dayton Opera Apprentice Program

The Dayton Opera Apprentice program is an innovative opportunity for students to expand horizons and gain experience in the field of vocal performance.

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In the News
Faculty and Staff 04.22.22

UD English professor Bryan Bardine contributes to the field of metal music studies with his latest book, Living Metal: Metal Scenes Around the World

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Faith/Mission 03.08.22

Six University of Dayton students recently received 2022 Fr. Jack McGrath, S.M., Awards for Research in Catholic Intellectual Traditions and presented their research at the annual Catholic Intellectual Tradition symposium.

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Fine and Performing Arts 02.24.22

For the first time since 2019, University of Dayton students will perform for the Dayton and campus communities for the Celebration of the Arts, a showcase of music, dance and theater.  

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CONTACT

Department of Music

Fitz Hall, Room 475
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2946
937-229-3936
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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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