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Chair: Vance Larsen
Phone: (435)283-7465

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The mission of the Snow College Music Department is to provide students with a high quality music education experience through innovative and engaging course and degree offerings.

The music department accomplishes its mission by (1) maintaining a high quality transfer program, (2) providing all students at snow College with an opportunity for excellent musical experiences through participation in its ensemble program, (3) providing engaging general education course offerings, and (4) providing students with a 21-century music education experience through its innovative Bachelor of Music with Emphasis in Commercial Music degree.

The music department at Snow College was named the Horne School of Music in January 2002 as a result of a substantial gift to the college from the Horne family.  Snow College is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190-5248 since 1995 and is also an "All Steinway School".  The Horne School of Music is housed in a $17 million performing arts building known as the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts.


Upon graduation, students of the BM degree will have met the following competencies:

Program within Department:

Associate Degree Recommended Curricula: