For more than 105 years, the DePaul University School of Music has been dedicated to excellence in music teaching and performance with a distinguished faculty including members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Students work in a collaborative, performance-focused environment, collectively presenting more than 300 jazz and classical concerts each year. Fostering not only the next generation of performers, the School of Music also offers a robust musical studies department with majors in composition, music education, performing arts management and sound recording technology.
With many DePaul School of Music graduates going on to perform in some of the world’s most renowned orchestras, operas and chamber ensembles, attending a performance at DePaul is a chance to see the music world’s next virtuoso. The concert season includes everything from solo faculty and student recitals all the way up to the celebrated DePaul Symphony Orchestra and DePaul Opera Theatre.