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Studying music opens doors.

When you study music at Calvin, opportunities open.

Perform a gospel song in front of a packed auditorium. Collaborate with film students to compose a documentary soundtrack in a high-tech lab. Develop skills to become an innovative and engaging teacher. Travel the world with a music ensemble, forging lifelong bonds with passionate musicians. And take the lead in organizing events and planning conversations throughout Calvin’s artistic community.

You can do all that and more in one of the most flexible, versatile programs on campus. Your talent will be ignited by new challenges and creative influences. Your confidence will grow. You’ll discover insights into your Creator. And you can bring it all into your life after graduation, whether you conduct a world-famous orchestra or sing in your community’s choir.

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Scholarships for musicians of all types

Take advantage of one of the most comprehensive scholarship programs on campus. Music scholarships are available even if you aren’t majoring in music.

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Ensembles for everyone

Calvin’s wide array of music ensembles are open to everyone, whether you’re a music major or not. Do you have a passion for making music with others? There is a place for you in our program.


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