A mainstay in over a century of Lee University history, the School of Music is 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.

Lee University is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music.

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Take a quick look at the Curtsinger Building, home of Lee's School of Music and the faculty housing our dynamic and close-knit learning community.

Opera Production

Dixon Center 1053 Church St, Cleveland, TN

Opera Production

Dixon Center 1053 Church St, Cleveland, TN

Opera Production

Dixon Center 1053 Church St, Cleveland, TN

Opera Production

Dixon Center 1053 Church St, Cleveland, TN

School of Music

Alexander Loftin

Alexander Loftin is originally from Keller, Texas, but currently lives in Cleveland, Tennessee. He is a sophomore music performance major with an emphasis in commercial music. Alexander is a member of the Symphonic Band, Pep Band, Percussion Ensemble, Small Jazz Ensemble, and the Big Band. He also works in the Music Resource Center. Alexander says, “I chose Lee above other schools because of the outstanding faculty. The professors are amazing musicians and performers and to be able to learn from them has been amazing. Alexander says the best part of his Lee experience has been all the opportunities to perform, especially in South Korea.