1896 Cadet Band picture

Cadet Band on the steps of Jesse, Savitar 1896, University of Missouri

Music at MU Pre-1917
Fiske logo
Mizzou has been recognized as one of the top universities for its price by being named a Best Buy in the 2018 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges, a resource for parents and students in the U.S., U.K.
Dr. Neil Minturn

Dr. Neil Minturn
Maxine Christopher Shutz Award and Lecture for Distinguished Teaching Award Recipient

MU School of Music faculty members, Dr. Neil Minturn and Prof. Alice Dade, were recently awarded prestigious teaching awards. 
Jeremiah Rittel & Dr. Crabb

Jeremiah Rittel & Dr. Crabb

Earlier this summer, Dr. Paul Crabb, Director of Choral Activities for the MU School of Music, traveled to the Conservatorio di Musica Domenico Cimarosa in Avellino, Italy for a unique and special project.
Jenna Braaksma, Madelyn Munsell, and Christine Seitz

Jenna Braaksma, Madelyn Munsell, and Christine Seitz at the conference competition

In January, 2017, we posted the an article about three of our students receiving first place in the MTNA West Central Division competition in Boulder, CO.
For 65 years, Mizzou has opened its doors to the State Music Festival, coordinated by the Missouri State High School Activities Association.
Urlacher with piano

School of Music piano technician, Lucy Urlacher, tests out the freshly painted street piano
Photo credit: Tina England

In hundreds of cities across the globe, one can walk down the street and encounter a beautifully painted, bright piano.

May 2017

MU School of Music’s Dr. Michael Budds has been awarded the Campus Writing Program’s Writing Intensive Teaching Excellence Award.
As the academic year draws to a close, the School of Music recognizes some of our student’s achievements.  These include papers being accepted at conferences and/or published, job placements, and acceptance at graduate schools.  
Silvey group

Dr. Wendy Sims, Bradley Regier,
Dr. Brian Silvey, Aaron Wacker

This Spring, Dr.