About the Program
The Music Program in the Department of Fine and Performing Arts offers classes, private lessons, and ensembles to all students as well as a B.A. degree in Music. Prospective majors must audition for the faculty for scholarships and admission to the program.
Graduates have gone on to graduate study in music as well as positions in music management, arts education, and church music.
Applied Music: Private Study
The Music Program offers private lessons in voice, piano, guitar, and most orchestral instruments at all levels. An additional fee is attached to the weekly lessons, taught by active artist performers.
Performing groups at Saint Louis University include Mastersingers, University Chorale, Concert Choir, Jazz Ensemble, String Orchestra, Guitar Ensemble, Concert Wind Ensemble, and the Billiken Pep Band.
The Mastersingers is the select, auditioned, vocal ensemble at Saint Louis University, and students must be accepted into the group before registering. Students may register in Banner for all other ensembles with placement auditions occurring the first week of classes.