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Mission Statement

The Music Program at Angelo State University provides high quality studies in music through a rich academic environment supported by an engaged faculty and a variety of performance experiences.

The faculty is dedicated to:

  • the musical and intellectual growth of all ASU students.
  • preparing students for careers in music education and performance, graduate studies in music, and other music endeavors.
  • the cultural enhancement of Angelo State University, the city of San Angelo, and the greater west Texas region.

Accreditation

Angelo State University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music. NASM, founded in 1924, is an organization of schools, conservatories, colleges and universities with approximately 651 accredited institutional members. It establishes national standards for undergraduate and graduate degrees and other credentials for music and music-related disciplines, and provides assistance to institutions and individuals engaged in artistic, scholarly, educational, and other music-related endeavors.

Student Learning Outcomes for the BA and BM in Music

Music Theory – Undergraduate music majors will analyze and evaluate musical form and structures.

Music History – Undergraduate music majors will demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of the history of Western music.

Applied Performance – Undergraduate music majors will demonstrate correct technical, historical, and artistic performance practice on the major instrument.

Music Education – Undergraduate music majors seeking teacher certification will demonstrate the knowledge and skills required of entry-level music educators.

Upcoming Music Events

October 18, 2019

October 20, 2019

October 22, 2019

2020 Audition Dates

  • Friday, January 31
  • Friday, February 7
  • Friday, February 28
  • Friday & Saturday, March 20-21
  • Friday, April 24

To register for an audition, prospective music majors and minors need to complete the Prospective Student Form or contact the Department of VPA. For more information about auditioning visit the music auditions webpage.

ASU Summer Music Camps


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Televised Events

Catch some of our events on Ram TV - Suddenlink Channel 6

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