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About the Department

piano imageThe Department of Music is one of the most active departments on the Washington College campus. Through our vast program of classes, private study, and performance, you can explore and experience music in ways you can only begin to imagine.

Students are afforded opportunities to study musicology, ethnomusicology, theory, composition, and performance with a talented and dedicated faculty. The Washington College Department of Music embraces music from around the globe, from many different backgrounds, traditions, and cultures. We invite you to join us and take a course, take some lessons, become a major or minor, or just experience a concert! 

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    The Washington College Chorus and String Orchestra partner for a powerful performance of Karl Jenkins’s modern Requiem, featuring the Japanese shakuhachi, May 1 in Decker Theatre.
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    Washington College music students showcase their talents in a series of free concerts, April 21-29.
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    Composer and keyboardist Raphael Fusco will close out this season of the 12@Hotchkiss free midday concerts on April 4.

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