Music Auditions & Activity Grants

Activity Grants are available to all full-time students, in all disciplines, registered for at least twelve semester hours credit during the fall and spring semesters, making satisfactory progress toward a degree.

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About Music

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, over 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).

Upcoming Events

SDCO - Music at Mother's Chamber SeriesMother's Brewery Tasting RoomSeptember 19, 2017 @ 6:30 PMDrury Jazz Combos I & II C-Street GallerySeptember 29, 2017 @ 6:00 PMSpringfield-Drury Civic Orchestra: Verdi's OthelloHammons HallOctober 7, 2017 @ 8:00 PMSpringfield-Drury Jazz Orchestra ConcertClara Thompson HallOctober 11, 2017 @ 7:30 PM

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