About Us

About UsThe Department of Music Education and Music Therapy boasts two of the most innovative programs in the country and is committed to the preparation of outstanding music educators, therapists and scholars at all degree levels. The department faculty members are cutting edge scholars and researchers, holding leadership positions in internationally prominent organizations. Their contributions to research, scholarship, and pedagogy consistently inspire their students while informing the profession at large.

The Music Education Program seeks to transcend all areas of music teaching and learning, from birth to older adulthood, and from public schools to community programs, allowing the principles of pedagogy to be applied broadly in a wide variety of contexts.