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Music

The W&L Music Department offers a music major leading to the B.A. in Music. Students can major in sequences including Musicology, Performance, or Theory/Composition. Participation in the Department's instrumental and choral ensembles along with private instruction for all instruments and voice is open to all W&L students for credit.

The Department offers numerous concerts each year including those by student ensembles, our Concert Guild series, and Sonoklect, the new music/jazz series. Performances are held in the state-of-the-art Wilson Concert Hall, which opened in August of 2006, and the Lenfest Center for the Performing Arts. Department Ensembles regularly tour the United States and Europe.

For a listing of concerts in the 2012-2013 academic year, please see our Performance Calendar.

Prospective Students

If you would like to receive more information on the Department please complete our online Request Information Form.

Current Students

View Leyburn Library's Music Resource Page for links to online music encyclopedias and indexes.