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Western’s Music students excel in our program thanks to one-on-one weekly lessons, access to one of the top three music libraries on the continent, and master classes with the finest musicians from around the world. Each year, our students participate in a variety of musical activities in the community, in addition to presenting fully staged operas on campus.




Visit the Don Wright Faculty of Music website for more information.

Programs

  • Music
  • Music Composition
  • Music Education
  • Music History
  • Music Performance
  • Music Theory
  • Musical Arts
  • Music Administrative Studies
  • Popular Music Studies
  • Western-Fanshawe Collaborative Program in Music Recording Arts
  • Dance*
  • Music*

Minors which cannot be completed alone as a degree.

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts Honors Specialization in Music (4 Years)
  • Bachelor of Arts Music Major (4 Years, 3 Years)
  • Bachelor of Arts Major in Popular Music Studies (4 Years)
  • Bachelor of Arts Specialization in Music Administrative Studies (4 Years)
  • Bachelor of Music (BMus) [Honors Music Education; Honors Music History (Western Art Music; Popular Music Studies); Honors Performance; Honors Music Theory; Honors Music Composition] (4 Years)
  • Bachelor of Musical Arts (4 Years)
  • Bachelor of Musical Arts Degree/Diploma in Music Recording Arts (MRA) (Western-Fanshawe Collaborative Program) (5 Years)
  • Bachelor of Musical Arts (Honors Music with Honors Business Administration (HBA) from the Ivey Business School(5 Years)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honors Specialization in Music) with Honors Business Administration (HBA) from the Ivey Business School (5 Years)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Major in Music) with Honors Business Administration (HBA) from the Ivey Business School (5 Years)

Diplomas

  • Music Performance Diploma (3 Years)
  • Artist Diploma in Performance (1 Year)