Our instructors strive to help you discover and develop your fullest potential and stimulate creativity and artistic expression in music through classes, private instruction and participation in ensembles.
We have scholarships available for you - and they are awarded on the basis of auditions. Learn how to apply and audition here.
Johnson Fine Arts Center
Music students: Planning your senior recital? Contact the School of Fine Arts at 605-626-2497 with questions - and don't forget to fill out the Senior Recital Form so the Communications and Marketing Department can send a press release on your behalf!
The Northern State University music department serves as an instrument for the stimulation and motivation of creative and artistic expression in music. Our primary responsibility is to assist students in the development of their musical potential through music classes, private instruction and participation in solo and ensemble performances. Graduates with a music major or minor will be well-rounded in musicianship, pedagogy, music technology and performance. This curriculum attracts students who desire the optimum preparation for their profession. Supporting courses are also offered to students in other disciplines.