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The Department of Music

Welcome to the Department of Music, one of the oldest in Western Canada and in one of the most beautiful campus settings across the nation. With a present complement of nine full-time faculty members and twenty-two sessional instructors, the Department of Music offers a B.Mus. (Honours Performance and Individualized streams, as well as Music Education with Honours), a B.A. (Major in Music), as well as the M.Mus. and M.A. degrees in close affiliation with three Colleges: Arts and Science, Education, and Graduate Studies and Research. It has an established record of national and international interdisciplinary activities including a number of academic pursuits, performing ensembles, and a variety of outreach and engagement activities.  Its faculty, students, and ensembles have been recognized nationally and internationally.

Recent News

2015 Fringe features Arts & Science productions
posted July 31, 2015
Festival shows off Arts & Science talent Students and faculty from the College of Arts & Science are well-represented in the 2015 PotashCorp Fringe Theatre Festival. Displaced was...

Convocation 2015: top graduating students
posted June 4, 2015
Photos by Daniel Belhumeur, Sevenstar Studio The following graduating students were the recipients of top academic...

UofS Jazz Ensemble Releases its 6th ‘Bumper Crop’ CD entitled Continuance
posted May 11, 2015
Since 1998 the UofS Jazz Ensemble has annually recorded in the UofS EMAP TV studio to archive and share—with as wide an audience as possible—a sampling of the ensemble’s performance...

Glen Gillis nominated for Western Canadian Music Award
posted May 7, 2015
Professor of Music Glen Gillis has been nominated for a 2015 Western Canadian Music Award (WCMA) in the Instrumental Recording of the Year category. One of five nominees in the category, Gillis...

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Upcoming Events

Greystone Singers Retreat
(September 11, 2015 - September 13, 2015)

Wind Orchestra Retreat
(September 18, 2015 - September 20, 2015)

Music Theatre Retreat
(September 25, 2015 - September 27, 2015)

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