Talent, Skill, and Imagination

Providing a professional artistic environment that supports programs of excellence in the education of musicians.


The School of Music offers excellent undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students pursuing careers in composition, conducting, jazz studies, music education, and performance. More than 400 music majors study under the guidance of dedicated artist/performers, master teachers, and respected international scholars. We invite you to explore this website and examine the myriad of opportunities for musical study available to all UNLV students.

Recital Practice

The School of Music offers a strong academic music program led by full-time faculty professionals in a supportive environment that encourages personal and musical excellence.


What's Happening

Apr. 26, 2017

UNLV Jazz Ensemble I took first place in the Monterey Next Generation Jazz Festival, one of the most prestigious international collegiate jazz competitions.

Apr. 14, 2017

Consonance, dissonance, and a snippy critic were at the heart of this derisive term for some of classical's greats.

Apr. 7, 2017

Praised by music critics for their "joyous singing, remarkable delicacy and poise, impressive performance and expressive fervor," the Chamber Chorale is a select vocal ensemble of 20 singers.

Apr. 4, 2017

The program features the Bay Area's Archetti Baroque String Ensemble, prize-winning Notre Dame University organist Craig Cramer, faculty and student performances, and more.


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