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College of Performing Arts

Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music

» Welcome to the Hall-Musco Conservatory of Music

The 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. This 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

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We offer several undergraduate music degrees and minors. All programs provide the opportunity for creative and scholarly excellence.

Prepare Your Application

A Chapman professor talking to a student Applicants to a music program must complete The Common App and the Creative Supplement. Select applicants to performance majors will also be asked to audition.

Tour the Conservatory of Music

Chapman University's Oliphant Hall We offer tours of the facilities. You may also be able to sit in on a class or receive a complimentary music lesson from a faculty member.

Student Focus - The Three Tenors

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

Attend a College of Performing Arts Event

A Chapman student performing Our events calendar includes upcoming events from Chapman’s College of Performing Arts.