Welcome to the Department of Music

Valparaiso University has been training musicians to become performers, teachers, and scholars for more than a century. Music majors at Valpo engage in an intellectually and musically challenging course of study that combines the best of liberal and professional education. All music major options offer comprehensive preparation in musicianship, history, theory, performance skills, and repertoire, provided by dedicated musician-professors.

FOCUS 2014:  Follow this link for more information about 2014 MUSIC ENSEMBLE AUDITIONS.

Summer Band Concerts
Honorary Doctorate
Be Informed


Wed., June 11, 7 pm
Hawthorne Park, Porter 

Fri,, June 13, 7 pm
Centennial Park, Chesterton

Wed., June 18, 7 pm
Central Park, Valparaiso

Wed., July 16, 7 pm
Central Park, Valparaiso

Wed., July 23, 6 pm
Veterans' Concert
Porter County Fair

Fri., July 25, 4:30 pm
Porter County Fair 




Congratulations to
John Wustman,
who received an honorary Doctor
of Music degree at the May 2014

Thank you, Mr. Wustman, for all
your contributions to Valpo and
to the world of music! 

To see all upcoming music
department events please go to
Upcoming Events.

Find information about ensemble auditions: Here

Find more information regarding tickets: Here

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Contact Information

Department of Music
Center for the Arts, Office
1709 Chapel Drive
(219) 464-5454