Did You Know?


The music department at Salem State University is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music. It offers an innovative curriculum serving the university's liberal arts emphasis. With the student as our focus, the department provides a solid musical foundation and creates an educational environment that fosters intellectual challenge, collaborative scholarship and artistic creativity.

Upcoming 2014 audition dates:

August 23, 2014 
More dates to be announced

Click here for more information on auditioning or becoming a music major.

Salem State University Music Department and Back Bay Ringers Handbell Workshop June 7, 2014!

Registration is now open for the 2014 Northeast Jazz and Recording Camp July 13–18!

Registration is now open for the 2014 Middle School Band Camp July 21 - 25!

Department News, Events & Activities

October 01, 2013 Guest Artist and Department Concerts »

February 27, 2013 5th Annual Invitational Jazz Festival »

Degrees & Programs