Music Department

To encourage and develop the knowledge and skills of the many Reed students who are interested in music, the music department offers courses in music history and theory, several performing ensembles, and a wide variety of private lessons. Majors and non-majors alike are welcome to take most classes and participate in performance activities.

Music Schedule Form

Download the Music Schedule Form for applied music courses.

Upcoming event

Concert—"A Royal Banquet"
April 19 at 7:30 PM
Kaul Auditorium

The Reed College Music Department will present a choral concert—"A Royal Banquet"—on Sunday 19 April at 7:30 p.m. in Kaul Auditorium. Admission is free.  The Reed Chorus and members of the Reed Orchestra will perform two of the Coronation Anthems that Handel wrote for King George II of England in 1727; and the Collegium Musicum will sing works composed for Henry VIII and Queens Elizabeth I and Elizabeth II, along with a general prayer for good government by Heinrich Schütz. Virginia Hancock will conduct.

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