• The School of Music has developed into one of the finest music schools in the southeast. Our faculty and staff are deeply invested in encouraging the musical development of all interested students in an environment that nurtures creative expression, academic excellence, and spiritual growth. Each student in the School of Music receives expert instruction in music theory, history, literature, and performance, with extensive performance opportunities.

    We invite you to join us in pursuit of our calling to musical excellence.

    2016-2017 Special Events

    TBA - Piano Festival TBA - Music Camp
    November 18-19, 2016 - Honor Band February 10-11, 2017 - Honor Choir
    Performing Arts Series Presidential Concert Series

    2016-2017 Undergraduate Audition Dates

    Friday, November 4, 2016 Friday, November 11, 2016
    Friday, January 6, 2017 Monday, January 16, 2017
    Friday, February 3, 2017 Friday, February 17, 2017
    Monday, February 20, 2017 Saturday, April 8, 2017

    2016-2017 Graduate 

    Audition Dates

    Friday, October 21, 2016 - Vocal / Piano
    Monday, October 24, 2016 - Instrumental / Piano
    Friday, January 27, 2017 - Vocal / Piano
    Monday, January 30, 2017 - Instrumental / Piano

    To schedule an undergraduate audition, click here. To schedule a graduate student audition, click here. For questions, contact the Recruitment Coordinator for the School of Music at music@leeuniversity.edu.

    Contact Information

    School of Music
    1130 Parker Street
    PO Box 3450
    Cleveland, TN 37320-3450

    Phone: 423-614-8240
    Email: music@leeuniversity.edu
    Hours:
    Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST

Music Events Calendar

8/29
Masterclass: David Dash & Mary Bowden
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Squires Recital Hall
Masterclass: David Dash & Mary Bowden

Husband and wife duo Mary Bowden and David Dash are both experienced orchestral musicians. Bowden is currently principal trumpet of the Sarasota Opera Orchestra and the Artoshphere Festival...

8/31
Performing Arts Series Concert: David Dash & Mary Bowden
Begins at 7:30 PM | Read more

Squires Recital Hall
Performing Arts Series Concert: David Dash & Mary Bowden

Husband and wife duo Mary Bowden and David Dash are both experienced orchestral musicians. Bowden is currently principal trumpet of the Sarasota Opera Orchestra and the Artoshphere Festival...

9/08
New Music Resource Center Display: "Harmony Writer"
Begins at 7:00 PM | Read more

Curtsinger Music Building
New Music Resource Center Display: "Harmony Writer"
“Harmony Writer,” a customized typewriter for musical notation that preceded FINALE by over three decades! We will be having a brief reception to officially present this display that also includes a...
9/15
Presidential Concert: Ilya Yakushev, piano
Begins at 7:30 PM | Read more

Pangle Hall
Presidential Concert: Ilya Yakushev, piano
340 Church Street NE, Cleveland, TN 37311
9/23
Faculty Chamber Recital
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Squires Recital Hall
Faculty Chamber Recital

Mozart: Piano Quartet in E flat, K 493

Brahms: Piano Quartet in G minor, Op. 25

Featuring: Piano, Cahill Smith Violin, Geoffrey Herd Viola, Deanna Anderson Cello, Heather...

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