If you believe music enriches lives and communities , then join our talented, supportive and dedicated music community at Northwestern. As a musician in our nationally recognized program, you’ll be able to develop and celebrate your musical gifts, learning how to use them to serve God and others.
As a music major, you’ll study both historic and modern traditions and perform a variety of Western and non-Western music. Explore programs
Ensembles & scholarships
10 vocal and instrumental ensembles are open to students from all majors. Music scholarships are available for music majors and non-majors who are gifted musicians. Explore ensembles | Explore scholarships
Northwestern’s music professors have published music, released CDs, and conducted and performed with notable ensembles around the world. These talented professionals and dedicated teachers will help you develop your own musical gifts through classes, rehearsals, lessons and concert performances. Explore faculty
Performance and travel
Northwestern College musicians perform regularly in Christ Chapel’s concert hall. The choir and band take annual tours across the U.S. and have also performed in Asia, Europe, and Central and South America. Explore travel opportunities