Eastern Michigan University

College of Arts and Sciences

Music & Dance


Gain a wealth of expertise and opportunities


Put your objectives in step with your passion for dance


Make music on the move with EMU’s 200+ member marching band


Study the clinical and evidence-based power of music therapy

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School of Music & Dance News

  • Does your child NEED to make music? YES!! The EMU Community Music Academy is enrolling for Early Childhood, Preschool, and Beginning Piano classes, as well as private piano. Fall semester begins in mid-September. Don’t miss out—enroll now!

  • CONGRATULATIONS Thomas Torrento! Regional Teacher of the Year. Read more here.

  • EMU Interim Orchestra Director Dr. Robert Boardman Receives Award - The American Prize in Orchestral Programming/Vytautas Marijosius Memorial Award—youth orchestra division. Read more here.

  • Our Master's in Music Education degree program has been recently revised! Are you looking to further yourself as a music educator? It's not too late to join us this fall to pursue your master's degree in music education! Our newly revised program has many advantages, particularly for those who don't want to give up their jobs or their summers.

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