Do you love music? The Music Department offers lessons, ensembles, and courses for beginners and experienced musicians alike, in styles ranging from Gregorian chant to Gospel. Courses in theory, history, ethnomusicology, jazz, composition, and performance have interdisciplinary links to many other departments; with intense faculty mentoring, music majors develop strong career opportunities in these and many other fields. Come explore our world-class instrument collection, and sample some of the 100-plus events we host each year!

For Vincent Kelley '16 and Omri Benami '16, making music is about engaging with many different disciplines. The Grinnell approach to music allows them to meaningfully dive into the complexity of the history and context of the music they play.
 
 

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April 14 performance in Marshalltown will celebrate the work of a legal clinic serving immigrants and refugees.

Niccolo Seligmann, Grinnell College visiting artist and vielle player, will perform in concert and offer workshops on Thursday, April 12 and Saturday, April 14.