Welcome to the Vincennes University Department of Music!
Whether it’s choosing to pursue a career in Music, or merely to continue with your love of performing, Vincennes University offers a variety of opportunities and experiences for all students.
The Music degree at Vincennes University is designed to allow students to complete the first two years of a bachelor’s degree in Music, including the areas of music education, music performance, music theory and composition, music therapy, church music, or music business and industry. If your goal is to earn a degree in one
of these fields, VU’s music program can help prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution and provide you with opportunities to develop your skills.
VU’s music curriculum has been designed to easily transfer to many colleges and universities within Indiana. The curriculum includes two years of music theory, ear training and aural skills, piano, and applied lessons in your principal area, as well as numerous vocal and instrumental ensembles.
The music majors at Vincennes University are an elite group. Our students have performed recitals and concerts across the city, state, and nation and the world for more than two centuries. They have entertained U.S. presidents, have been featured on countless radio and television broadcasts, have delighted audiences from Broadway to Southern California, from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland to Nashville, Tennessee, have earned Grammy Awards and have enjoyed successful musical careers in performance and education. Our students have proven time and time again that it is possible, through hard work, to attain their professional dreams.
If your goal is to teach, perform, compose music, or merely to take part in an ensemble or private lesson, the VU Department of Music can help prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution and provide you with the skills you need for further development and success.