Marylhurst University

Skip to content »
masthead-department

Department of Music

The Department of Music at Marylhurst University in Portland, Oregon, offers a range of music degrees, programs and courses for the major and non-major alike. Our program offers a unique combination of traditional music studies and highly personalized attention to students. With small classes, a rigorous curriculum and well-respected faculty, we work with each student to develop his or her own unique musical talents.

Music has been a vibrant part of the Marylhurst education experience since the university's founding in 1893. In 1961, the Department of Music became an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music, making it the oldest continuously active member in the culturally rich, Portland, Oregon, region.

Whether through our professional program in music therapy, our BA in Music degree program, or our community outreaches such as Suzuki lessons for children, Community Orchestra and Choral Union, our music department is committed to promoting musical artistry and excellence while serving our local community.



 

 

 

 

 

Related News

See All News

Jay Dressler Elected WRAMTAS Treasurer

Jay Dressler, music therapy student, was elected to the office of treasurer for the Western Region American Music Therapy Association for Students for 2015-16.

Calendar

See All Events

May 08, 2015

Spring Fair

Join the Student Leadership Council and the entire Marylhurst community for our fourth annual Spring Fair! The fair will feature performances by ...

READ MORE

May 08, 2015

Marc Ribot Concert

Guitarist Marc Ribot, who the New York Times describes as “a deceptively articulate artist who uses inarticulateness as an expressive device,” ...

READ MORE

May 09, 2015

Improv Workshop with Guitarist Marc Ribot

This improvisation workshop, open to all musicians, professional or amateur, honors music improvisation in all its forms. Renowned guitarist Marc R...

READ MORE

©2013 Marylhurst University