The music program is one of the most popular fields in the Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts at Webster University.
Through the minor in music program, develop a broad understanding of the music discipline through the study of performance, music theory, and music literature, and investigate diverse areas of music within a flexible curricular framework. You will have an opportunity a study abroad at the Webster University campus in Vienna, one of the oldest music capitals in the world.
(Note: As part of the Webster application process, students planning to major or minor in music will also audition with the department.)
Special Study Opportunities
Jazz students benefit from Webster's strong cooperation with Jazz St. Louis. The world-class Dennis Owsley Jazz Recording Collection is housed in the Emerson Library.
World-renowned soprano Christine Brewer, an international performing artist, is Visiting Professor of Voice at Webster University. She conducts an annual series of lectures and master classes at the Webster Groves campus location.
Voice students benefit from Webster's involvement with the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis, the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Union Avenue Opera.
Student musicians get to hone their skills at the Webster University campus in Vienna, home to legendary composers Beethoven, Mozart and Strauss. Students may attend the Vienna campus in the junior year spring semester and study jazz with Viennese artists, take courses in music history featuring Vienna's traditions and experience the vibrancy of Europe's musical capital.
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