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

Mar. 28, 2017

Inspired by her research on the period’s music, flutist Jennifer Grim created a first-of-its-kind festival for UNLV and the community.

Mar. 28, 2017

"Sheer agony and triumphant beauty intersect" (Washington Post).

Mar. 21, 2017

Verdery is a prolific published composer, as well as an innovative and eclectic classical guitarist.

Mar. 16, 2017

Two pianists battle it out, and ultimately the audience decides who wins!


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