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Department of Music

Merging the intense focus of a conservatory with a broad education in the liberal arts, the music program at the College of Charleston is further enhanced by its location in a city renowned for its cultural heritage and devotion to the performing arts. Strong academic preparation coupled with superior musical training places our program in a unique niche. Music majors, who can choose to concentrate in performance, theory/composition, or music history, benefit from small class sizes, ample practice and performance space and one-on-one tutelage from faculty.

Department News

CofC Opera Presents Double Bill of One Acts
Posted on 14 January 2015 | 3:05 pm
David Templeton, Associate Professor of Voice/Opera, directs two one-act operas featuring talented voice majors from the College’s Department of Music. He describes the event as “a very powerful production ranging from the uproarious comedy of ‘The Old Maid and the Thief’ to the gripping sorrow of ‘Suor Angelica.’” Gian Carlo Menotti’s “The Old Maid and the […]
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Arts Abound | Spring 2015 Events Calendar
Posted on 7 January 2015 | 11:35 am
A New Year’s Resolution to try something new? Or to add more personal time to your busy schedule? With events ranging from fully-staged, professional theatre productions to scholarly lectures on historic preservation, the School of the Arts offers numerous public arts experiences for well-seasoned patrons and curious novices alike. Throughout the academic year, the school presents a robust season […]
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Events

Jan 30, 2015 - 7:30 pm
CofC Opera will present Giacomo Puccinis Suor Angelica a one-act drama about nuns and their various desires from outside the convent and Gian Carlo Menottis one act The Old Maid and the Thief a...
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Feb 1, 2015 - 4:00 pm
CofC Opera will present Giacomo Puccinis Suor Angelica a one-act drama about nuns and their various desires from outside the convent and Gian Carlo Menottis one act The Old Maid and the Thief a...
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