Visit Us

When you visit the School of Music at Mason, you’ll have the opportunity to meet your future professors, sit in on classes or ensembles, and get to know our students.  Below are a number of opportunities to visit and explore music at Mason – hope to see you soon!

For more information or to schedule a visit, please complete our Prospective Student Form.

School of Music Behind-the-Scenes “Shadow Days”: November 6 & 7, 2017

Join our Mason Music Ambassadors for a day in the life of a George Mason University student. Attend classes, sit in on ensembles, and learn what it is really like to be a student at Mason!

View the Monday Shadow Day Schedule

View the Tuesday Shadow Day Schedule


3rd annual Horn Day: November 5, 2017

Our annual fall event showcases the best French Horn talent in the Washington DC area, including Mason faculty Dr. Amy Horn and Prof. James Nickel.  Activities for the day include guest artist Jennifer Montone, Principal horn of the Philadelphia Orchestra; audition clinics; and more. For more information please contact Dr. Amy Horn at

View schedule

Trumpet Day: November 12, 2017

Join acclaimed Mason faculty Dr. Kevin Gebo, Dr. Dennis Edlbrock, Dr. Stanley Curtis, and Prof. Kenny Rittenhouse for a full day of classes, workshops, and performances. Students will have the chance to perform for faculty and guests, play in trumpet ensemble, and attend informative and interactive sessions with some of our region’s finest trumpet performers. For more information please contact Dr. Dennis Edelbrock at