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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!


Recent Stories

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    A FREE April 17 concert by the Washington Toho Koto Society will celebrate Japan’s close ties to America and those cherry trees blossoming on the National Mall in D.C.
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    The Annapolis Chorale and the Chester Chamber Singers join the Washington College Chorus and Orchestra on April 16 to perform a range of favorites, from 18th century works to Disney and Broadway hits.
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    Hosted by the Mainstay, a music venue and cultural center in Rock Hall, with funding from the John Ben Snow Memorial Trust, an afternoon clinic will be followed by an evening concert by teachers and students.