prospective_collage.jpg The Furman Music program is recognized as one of the highest rated and most comprehensive among national liberal arts colleges. We attract ambitious musicians from across the globe who want to study and perform with our talented faculty and dedicated students. With MAJORS for aspiring performers, composers and educators, we provide our students with one-on-one instruction, world-class performance facilities and studies in a broad range of musical genres.

INTRODUCE:  Request more information.

VISIT: Observe classes and ensemble rehearsals.

AUDITION: Yes, an audition is required for (1) music department admission, (2) music scholarship / financial aid consideration and (3) ensemble membership.  Learn more about Furman Music auditions.

NON-MAJOR? Yes, non-majors are welcome in FU ensembles, lessons and practice rooms. Most non-majors wait and audition at the start of Fall term, but, we do offer a few non-major participation scholarships.  

AFTER FURMAN: Not sure what you want to do?  Meet some of our grads.

READY? APPLY to the University, then APPLY to Furman Music and schedule an audition.

Coady Shovlain,
Fine Arts Recruiter / Admission Counselor
Administration building: Office of Admission


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