New Visual and Performing Arts Center

The new facility, expected to be complete in 2014 will house a 350-seat theater, a 150-seat black box theater, a 350-seat concert hall, an art gallery, a recording studio and state-of-the-art rehearsal, classroom and studio art facilities.

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The Department of Music at Western Connecticut State University is a friendly, vibrant, student-oriented unit in an institution of higher learning that serves as an accessible, responsive and creative intellectual resource for the people and institutions of Connecticut. The faculty and staff of the department strive to meet the educational needs of a diverse student body through instruction, performance, scholarship and public service. Additionally, the department fosters the highest standards of teaching and research in its undergraduate and graduate programs and supports the establishment and continuation of a just and moral society through its own accomplishments, the work of its faculty and staff, and the achievements of its graduates.

Western Connecticut State University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music

Frequently Asked Questions about the Bachelor of Science in Music Education Degree Program



News & Events

Jazz Combos
Friday, October 17, 2014 1:30pm

Russell Hirshfield, piano
Saturday, October 18, 2014 8:00pm

Percussion Ensemble
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 8:00pm

Audition Dates



For more information call Debbie Pontelandolfo at 203-837-8350

Frequently Asked Questions about Auditions

Audition Information

Bachelor of Music in Audio and Music Production
Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies
Bachelor of Music in Performance

Bachelor of Science in Music Ed.
Bachelor of Arts in Music

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