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  • A musical performance at Chapman University
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College of Performing Arts

Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music

» Welcome to the Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music

Chapman University's Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music provides outstanding musical curriculum in a liberal arts environment. This educational experience prepares our students for vibrant and diverse careers in the music industry.

We offer state-of-the-art facilities and personalized education, and includes working closely with world-class faculty. Your teachers will be full-time faculty or adjunct instructors who have excelled in academics and performance.

Our faculty and alumni are also leaders in Los Angeles and Orange County’s music industries. They are an invaluable resource for performance and career opportunities for our students.

The Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

Find Your Program

Chapman offers a graduate and several undergraduate music degrees and minors. All programs provide the opportunity for creative and scholarly excellence and prepare graduates for the next step in their careers. Learn more!

Prepare Your Application

Your first step to apply to Chapman's music program is to complete the Common App and the Creative Supplement. Select applicants to performance majors will also be asked to audition.

Schedule a Tour

We'd love to show you around our great Conservatory so you can get a feel for music student life. You can also arrange to shadow one of our classes if time permits.

Attend a Performance

There is always something happening in the College of Performing Arts! Check out our calendar of upcoming events.

Student Focus: The Three Tenors

In this video, three vocal performance majors reflect on their experiences and the opportunities they enjoyed at Chapman University.