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Dewberry School of Music Announces $5 Million Commitment

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Music in the Time of Quarantine: A Virtual Concert

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School of Music to be renamed after Dewberry Family

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Inspiring artistic and academic excellence — one musician at a time. The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music Recognized internationally for its innovation, diversity, and entrepreneurial spirit, George Mason University offers a wide array of academic programs, enterprising scholars and teachers, and a student body representing 135 countries and all 50 states. Located […]

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“As long as we have music in our lives, we will never be alone. Music is the best medicine for the heart, mind and soul.”

-Anthony Maiello, Conductor and Professor of Music

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“Mason was the perfect choice…and helped prepare me as an aspiring composer in a very difficult and competitive field – Hollywood.”

-Vincent Oppido (M.M., Orchestral Conducting, 2010)

Vision and Identity

We, The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music faculty, guide our students to find their best musical voices; prepare them to fulfill society’s need for artistic and innovative musicians, scholars, music educators, and ambassadors for the arts; and graduate dedicated, responsible musical citizens possessing the highest levels of idealism, passion, and distinction. The […]

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A Song of Freedom: Featuring World Premieres by Evelyn Simpson-Curenton and Michael W. Nickens

  (FAIRFAX, VA) George Mason University’s Reva and Sid Dewberry Family [...]

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Mason’s School of Music Spotlights Black Artists in New Series

The Reva and Sid Dewberry Family School of Music is leading the charge by utili [...]

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Dewberry School of Music Announces $5 Million Commitment for Scholarships

At this year’s Grand Piano Celebration, the school honored Sid Dewberry for hi [...]

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Mason Jazz Students Play to Bridge the Justice Gap in Northern Virginia

Mason Jazz students in a recording session for this year's Jazz4Justice™. [...]

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So Fresh an’ Fine, a Voice Divine

July 21, 2020   /   by Priyanka Champaneri As a young artist in the Domingo [...]

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School of Music to be renamed after Dewberry Family

March 3, 2020   /   by Mariam Aburdeineh George Mason University’s  [...]

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Musical Mentorship Leads to National Prominence for Mason Student

November 15, 2018   /   by Mary Lee Clark Photo an [...]

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Summer programs

George Mason University is the home to many year-round and summer music programs for young musicians (instrumentalists a...

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