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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 in Virginia only minutes from Washington, D.C., Mason provides unparalleled opportunities in research, internships, and work experiences through strong alliances with business, the […]

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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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Stay up-to-date with Mason Music concerts, workshops, master classes and other events.

 

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Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy.

-Beethoven

Vision and Identity

We the Mason 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 George Mason University School […]

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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)

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News: Mason music alum composed and performed in 2018 Winter Olympics promotional video

Mason alumna, Hyunji Kim (B.M. Music, 2015), was chosen as the composer and pe [...]

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News: Mason Singers Soar at NATS Competition

Congratulations to all Mason vocalists who recently competed in the National Ass [...]

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News: Mason Percussion at Marimba Festival

Written by Francis Favis, Mason percussion student In late January, Mas [...]

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News: At Faculty-Staff Donor Appreciation Event, Music and Message Both Inspired

Original article posted here. For Mason faculty and staff who gathered at the [...]

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Spring 2018 Masterclasses

In the form of masterclasses, our students learn from a variety of musical profe [...]

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Faculty Artist Series Spring 2018

Join us for our annual Faculty Artist Series featuring School of Music faculty. [...]

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School of Music Student Featured in University News

Carlehr Swanson spreads unity in music Carlehr Swanson has been singing all her [...]

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$1 million gift from Sid Dewberry will fund music scholarships

  [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvYZuo20r-U[/embed] A $1 mil [...]

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Trip to Costa Rica a personal trifecta for new School of Music grad

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National Band Association Young Composer-Conductor Mentor Project, June 13-16

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Testimonials: Mason Music in Costa Rica

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Dr. Joanne Haroutounian Accepts MTNA Achievement Award for MusicLink Foundation

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Summer Programs

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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Friends of Music

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