It's your turn to pass your love of music on to a new generation. Our musical education program is based on your musicality and musical literacy rather than on performance accomplishments. Plus you'll graduate with the licensure needed to teach ages 3-21 in the state of Ohio and 43 other states.
of students are employed, attending grad school or working in service or volunteer positions within six months of graduation.
Play an instrument with other students in our Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz Ensemble or Chamber Orchestra. If singing's more your thing, connect with the XU Concert Choir, the women and men's choruses or the Edgecliff Vocal Ensemble. Learn More »
Cincinnati is one of only 13 U.S. cities to boast a professional ballet, opera, symphony and theater. Engage with local arts organizations, including the Cincinnati Pops, Cincinnati Ballet and Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra.
Small class sizes allow you to ask the right questions and get the attention you need to succeed and learn. On top of that, our Career Development mentoring program will connect you with a Cincinnati-based professional in your field.
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Arts and theatre organizations in Cincinnati