Upcoming EventsDrury Jazz Combos I & II C-Street GalleryNovember 30, 2018 @ 6:00 PMArt Inspired Academy Theatre - Music Therapy PerformanceClara Thompson Hall December 1, 2018 @ 2:00 PMDrury Jazz Ensembles I & II ConcertClara Thompson Hall December 3, 2018 @ 7:30 PMChamber Orchestra & Wind Symphony ConcertClara Thompson HallDecember 4, 2018 @ 7:30 PM
Christmas Vespers: December 9, 2018
Christmas Vespers will be on Sunday, December 9, with performances at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.
All tickets for this year's performance have been reserved. If you have any questions, please reach out to the Music Department at (417) 873-7296.
Music Auditions & Activity Grants
Activity Grants are available to all full-time students, in all disciplines, registered for at least 12 semester hours credit during the fall and spring semesters, making satisfactory progress toward a degree.
Auditions must be scheduled by January 31, 2019.
Music Alumni Project
The Department of Music offers the following degrees:
- Bachelor of Music Education
- Bachelor of Music Therapy
- Bachelor of Arts in Music with studies in all performance instruments, voice, and composition
Drury's music graduates have a 93% placement rate immediately upon graduation - either in a job that requires a bachelor's degree or being accepted into graduate school. The Department is one of the fastest growing music departments in the region, growing from 17 majors in 2000 to 85 majors in 2014. As an integral part of the liberal arts tradition of Drury, more than 400 Drury students take music classes, perform in music ensembles or take individual music lessons every semester.
Drury University is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM). Additionally, the music therapy program is accredited by the American Music Therapy Association (AMTA), and the music education program is accredited by the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE).