At Muskingum University, music is not just for majors.  With nine ensembles, numerous chamber groups, and scholarships for all student musicians, we have a place for everyone.  Our concert and recital series presents more than 40 events on and off campus each year, while touring ensembles take our music on the road, from Nashville to New York and London to Leipzig.


  • Accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music since 1937

  • Nine instrumental and vocal ensembles, plus numerous chamber groups for students with varied interests and experience levels

  • A diverse concert and recital series, presenting more than 50 on and off campus events each year

  • Performance scholarships to all students regardless of major

  • Internships, fellowships, and research opportunities

  • Faculty mentorship and support beyond graduation


Many Muskingum music majors have pursued graduate study in music performance or related fields. Recent graduates have attended The Ohio State University, Cleveland Institute of Music, University of Akron, University of Colorado Boulder, Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, and University of Nevada at Reno. Other graduates are active performers, both in southeastern Ohio and across the country.


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