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Following a highly competitive audition, School of Music Graduate Student, Austin Wright, was selected to serve in a United States Marine Fleet Band.  Started during World War II, the Marine Fleet Bands consist of 10 renowned ensembles who perform

January 2019

St. Louis tour poster
Each January, ensembles from the MU School of Music participate in a recruiting tour.  This year’s tour will take two groups to the St.

September 2018

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St. Louis Symphony Orchestra to read works by Mizzou composers Mikkel Christensen, Ben Colagiovanni, and Libby Roberts

July 2018

MU Health Care Sponsorship
Press Release about MU Health Care Marching Mizzou Sponsorship        
Clarinets performing at festival
The Missouri Clarinet Quartet (MCQ), under the guidance of Dr. Wesley Warnhoff, recently returned from their European debut in Ostend, Belgium.
Brian Silvey
Dr. Brian Silvey, Director of Bands and Associate Professor of Music Education, was recently appointed as the next Editor of Update: Applications of Research in Music Education.
UEA percussion students with Abby Rehard

Abby Rehard with a group of UEA percussion students and Professor Tarcisio Braga

The School of Music now has three independent official partnerships in Brazil and this summer, our faculty and staff will visit all three.  With funding from the MU Staff Development Award, staff members Ben Harting and Abby Rehard were able to vi

June 2018

Missouri String Project Concert

Patrick Ordway, music education student and recent graduate, (also newly employed as the strings teacher at West Middle School in Columbia) performs with students in the Missouri String Project on their final concert in the Missouri Theatre.

We are pleased to announce that MU’s music education degrees are now being offered by the School of Music in the College of Arts & Science.  Bachelor and master’s degrees were migrated from the College of Education over the past two years.  Th


Anthony Blatter
It was a big weekend for soon-to-be sophomore Anthony Blatter, a vocal music major in both music education and performance.  On Sunday in Las Vegas, he won first place in the Finals competition of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (N