The University of Miami Frost School of Music ranks among the most comprehensive and innovative in the nation. Originally founded as a Conservatory of Music in 1926, it continues to offer premiere performance experiences for instrumentalists and vocalists, and a wide spectrum of degree offerings for virtually every area of musical study and research:
• Instrumental Performance (Strings, Winds, Brass, Percussion)
• Keyboard Performance
• Vocal Performance (Opera, Choral Studies)
• Music Composition (Composition, Media Writing and Production)
• Studio Music and Jazz
• Music Education
• Music Therapy
The Frost School of Music has pioneered the new Frost Experiential Music Curriculum and was first in the nation to offer degrees in:
Now, we offer the opportunity to study contemporary music on the following instruments:
• Contemporary Bass
• Contemporary Guitar
• Contemporary Drumset
• Contemporary Keyboard
• Contemporary Media
• Contemporary Strings
• Contemporary Voice
These innovative programs, combined with traditional areas of concentration, offer Frost School of Music students one of the widest choices of career programs of any music school in the nation:
• Bachelor of Music degree in nine majors
• Bachelor of Arts in Music, which allows students to combine music
with another discipline
• Bachelor of Science in Music Engineering Technology
• Diploma programs in performance
• Numerous graduate programs leading to the Master of Music,
Master of Science in Music Engineering, Doctor of Musical Arts,
and Ph.D. degrees
• Fully online graduate degrees leading to the Master of Music and
Master of Arts degrees
Please browse our Prospectus for more information about Frost School of Music programs.
For program/curriculum information please visit the University of Miami Bulletin.
Visit the Frost School of Music
We invite you to visit us!
Come and discover for yourself what makes the University of Miami Frost School of Music so special. Friday is the best day for visiting during the school year when you will be able to attend music forums and meet our students and faculty, however we offer tours Monday through Friday. Tours can be scheduled at 10:00am or 2:30pm by contacting us in advance. The tour of the Frost facilities includes visits to performance halls, teaching spaces, and technology and recording studios.
We also recommend a personal appointment with the Director of Admission and Recruitment. Please call 305-284-6168 to schedule an appointment or for more information. The University of Miami Frost School of Music Admission Office is located in Maurice Gusman Concert Hall, Room 110.
Visitors to campus can find helpful information about parking, maps, and directions on the Parking and Transportation website.
If you would like to take a private lesson or arrange a meeting with any of the Frost School faculty, please contact them directly by visiting the Faculty Profiles section of our website. The FSOM Office of Music Admission does not schedule lessons or meetings on behalf of Frost School faculty.
Browse our website for more detailed information, or call us at any time. We are here to help!
Office of Admission
Frost School of Music
Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.