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.

The 2013-2014 Music Season Brochure is now available online. To view and download, click here.


Ensemble Concert
Faculty Recital
Be Informed

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Valparaiso University
Symphony Orchestra
Dennis Friesen-Carper, conductor

Valparaiso University Chorale,
Men’s Choir, Women’s Choir,
and Bach Choir
Christopher M. Cock, conductor
Maura Janton Cock, conductor

Chapel of the Resurrection,
7:30 pm

Tickets:  $15 adults/$10 senior
citizens and non-Valpo students
Free to Valpo students, faculty
and staff





Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Faculty Artist Recital

Ericka Tyner Grodrian, horn
Duesenberg Recital Hall,
7:30 p.m.
Free Admission


Featuring guest artists
John Grodrian, Katie Johnson,
Nicole Lee, Megan Marolf, and
Angela Young Smucker


Works by Brad Edwards,
Arnold Cooke, Verne Reynolds,
and Carl Reinecke

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

Find a PDF version of the
2013-2014 Music Season Brochure: 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