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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.

Prospective students, please click here for audition information!
Auditions dates for 2018-19: March 3, 2018 and April 14, 2018

Recent News

High School Select - 15th Annual
posted September 26, 2017
The 15th Annual University of Saskatchewan High School Select Wind Orchestra (USHSSWO) will take place January 26 – 28, 2018 in Quance Theatre (Education Building) at the University of...

Department of Music seeks David L. Kaplan Chair in Music
posted September 26, 2017
The Department of Music invites applications for the David L. Kaplan Chair in Music. This tenurable position, at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, will support the performance, the...

An Instrument of Change
posted June 30, 2017
Something as simple as sitting down to discuss the classes Csapó teaches as a renowned professor in the University of Saskatchewan’s Department of Music can quickly blossom into a...

Saskatoon Starphoenix: University of Saskatchewan alums donate $2 million in honour of ‘role model’ David Kaplan
posted June 30, 2017
In honour of their former professor and mentor at the University of Saskatchewan, a pair of graduates have made the largest donation ever by alumni to the College of Arts and Science. Xiaoping (Bob)...

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Upcoming Events

Music Student Recitals
(February 28, 2018)

Music Student Recitals
(March 1, 2018)

Music Student Recitals
(March 2, 2018)

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