School of Music Continue Your Passion

A Top Notch Experience

For over 150 years, the Illinois Wesleyan School of Music has enjoyed a national reputation for producing talented musicians, vocalists, composers and music educators. Learn from our distinguished faculty. Student-faculty relationships are essential to any musician’s education and training. Our low student-to-teacher ratio ensures that every student will enjoy personal attention in class settings and a close mentoring relationship with an applied teacher.

Be Breakthrough

Combine professional training with a nationally-ranked education.

Up to $40,000
in renewable music scholarships
35 new Steinway & Sons pianos
100 concerts & recitals
each year

Opportunities to Perform


Between our 10 different ensembles - such as choir and orchestra to jazz and opera - we're sure you'll find a place to continue your love of music.

Student Organizations

A love of music has always brought people together which is why we have multiple music-related student organizations.


Check out all of our upcoming events. Higlights of the year include our annual Jazz Festival and Symposium of Contemporary Music