Welcome to the Department of Music at UAH

UAH's Department of Music prepares musicians for careers as performers, educators, composers, church musicians, and music industry professionals. We enable all students, regardless of major, to pursue the art and beauty of music while honing the interpersonal and communication skills vital to every career.

Noted for quality instruction by nationally and internationally renowned faculty, and an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music, the Department offers eight music programs, performance ensembles, and over 150 music performances each year. So whether you are a current or prospective student, a curious amateur musician, or a community appreciator of music, let your voice be heard at UAH.

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Celebrating 50 Years of Music at UAH

The 2016-2017 academic year marks the 50th anniversary of UAH's Department of Music. Please join us as we commemorate this landmark occasion with a year-long Golden Jubilee celebration!

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Matt Hendrix '14

BA Music Education

Matt Hendrix turned his love of music into a full-time job as the band director of Whitesburg P-8 (formerly Whitesburg Middle School) and the director of the UAH Pep Band.