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Programs of Study in Music

Applied Music Program
Appreciation/History
Brass
Composition
Guitar
Percussion
Piano
Strings
Theory and Musicianship
Voice
Woodwinds

Degrees

Associate in Arts, Music

Resources

Concerts​
Fall 2015 Auditions
Performance Ensembles
Faculty & Staff​
Facilities
Practice Rooms
Music 32 OnMusic Preamble
Music Advisement Guide

Contact Info

Performing Arts Center (PAC)
on Santa Monica Blvd.
between 10th and 11th Streets

Lori Geller​
Administrative Assistant​

Music Office, PAC 211
(310) 434-4323​

Yulia Kozlova
Department Chair​

Music Office Hours

Music Department


Welcome

The music curriculum at Santa Monica College provides educational opportunities designed to meet the needs of students who wish to explore and expand their knowledge, performance skills and appreciation of music. This is fulfilled through a program that includes applied and group music instruction, history, vocal and instrumental ensembles, theory and musicianship. The curriculum is intended to serve music majors, general education transfer students, vocationally oriented students and the community.




Career Options

Some of the innumerable career options for a professional musician include:
• Solo Vocalist or Instrumentalist
• Member of an ensemble such as an orchestra, chorus, chamber group, or jazz ensemble
• Conductor
• Composer of music for the concert hall, theatre
and dance, and film and television
• Music Teacher
• Arts Administrator
• Music Contractor
• Author of music books
• Music Historian
• Music Critic
• Music Therapist

 
​​​Fall/Spring
Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Winter/Summer
reduced hours; call for info