We offer a range of courses and performing opportunities for students with or without previous musical experience.

We support a wide range of musical styles and encourage all students interested in making music to join us in a class or an ensemble appropriate to their level.

Major Explorations: Music

Welcome to the Music Department

Whether singing is your passion, or composing, or playing the violin or saxophone, or producing beats and rapping, or writing about music, Amherst is home to many musical opportunities. If you can imagine it, then you can do it.