If music is your passion, we can make it your vocation. And being a virtuoso is not a pre-requisite—your acceptance into the Xavier music program is based upon your musical literacy rather than performance accomplishments. It's from that starting point that you'll discover and follow your passions and interests, whether it's education, performance, theatre or directing.
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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