Music Department Upcoming Events...

 All events listed below are FREE to the public!

Spring 2023 Department Event Dates- May 11: Voci Soli Concert 7pm in the MAC; May 15: Voice Class Recital 11:10am in the MAC (in class); May 17: Piano & Guitar Recital 7pm in the MAC; May 19: Strings Recital 7pm in the MAC; May 22: Band Concert 7pm in the Auditorium; May 26: Applied Music Recital 7pm in the MAC

Music Major? You need these three classes: Theory & Musicianship, Lessons, & an Ensemble every semester!

Recommended Pathways for Music majors and Music minors


The SBVC Music Department offers a comprehensive program of music study. The faculty and students in the department of music share a deep and abiding love for their art and a common desire to achieve excellence in it.  The curriculum provides basic preparation for careers in music or further study and is designed to provide a balanced education in the many facets of musical experience. It is the goal of the music department to help students develop their own musical and intellectual potential to the highest possible level.

Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution and major or minor in Music should consult with a counselor regarding the transfer process and lower-division requirements, as well as reach out to the Faculty Chair. 

Degrees & Certificates

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