Music

At a glance

What: High-quality instruction and innovative programming for musicians and music lovers of every skill level, genre, and interest

Who: Taught by leading musicians, educators, and historians from UW-Madison and across the region

Certification: Programs meet multiple requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program director Dr. Jessica Courtier at jessica.courtier@wisc.edu or 608-890-3626

Click here for the winter/spring 2015 music classes brochure»

Music instructor Jaimie Henke talks about basic music concepts in her new online class How Music Works.

Upcoming programs
(Click class title for details and to register)
4 Tuesdays, Oct 4-Nov 1, 5:30-7pm (no class Oct 18)  •  $60
Wed, Sept 7-Dec 7, 2:25-5:25pm  •  $385
5 weeks; Tues, Oct 4-Nov 1, 5:45-7pm  •  $105
8 weeks; Wed, Sep 21-Nov 9, 7:15-8:30pm  •  $120
9 weeks; Mon, Sep 12-Nov 7, 7-8:30pm  •  $150
10 weeks; Mon, Sep 19-Nov 21, 7-8:15pm  •  $180
8 weeks; Thu, Sep 29-Nov 17, 5:30-6:45pm  •  $145
8 weeks; Mon, Oct 3-Nov 21, 5:30-6:45pm  •  $145
8 weeks; Thu, Sep 29-Nov 17, 7-8:15pm  •  $145
Th, Sept 29-Oct 20, 7-8:30pm  •  $60
10 weeks; Tue, Sep 27-Nov 29, 6:30-8pm  •  $100
5 weeks; Tue, Oct 4-Nov 1, 7:15-8:30pm  •  $105
Tue, Sep 20-Nov 22, 7:15-8:30pm  •  $180
6 weeks; Tue, Sep 13-Oct 18, 5:30-7pm  •  $130
4 weeks; Tue, Sep 27-Oct 18, 7-8:15pm  •  $65
9 weeks; Mon, Sep 12-Nov 7, 5:45-7:15pm, Concert: Sat, Nov 12, 3:30-5:30pm  •  $165
9 weeks; Mon, Sep 12-Nov 7, 7:15-8:45pm, Concert: Sat, Nov 12, 3:30-5:30pm  •  $165
Sa, Nov 5, 11am-3pm  •  $65
9 weeks; Tue, Oct 11-Dec 6, 3-4:15pm  •  $180
9 weeks; Tue, Oct 11-Dec 6, 7:15-8:30pm  •  $180
9 weeks; Tue, Oct 11-Dec 6, 4:25-5:40pm  •  $180
9 weeks; Tue, Oct 11-Dec 6, 5:50-7:05pm  •  $180
4 weeks; Wed, Oct 26-Nov 16, 7:15-8:45pm  •  $60
Online
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $150
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $150
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $215
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $225, High School Student $195
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $195
Other music programs
A full summer week of concerts, expert lectures, special events, and a chance to perform with peers and faculty artists.
Junior and high school music students meet for a week of creative skill-building and performance in band, orchestra, choir, musical theater, and jazz ensemble.
Music resources
The Clinics on Cassettes Music Education Video Series is a superb resource for teachers, students, conductors, libraries, and workshops. Click here for details and order information»
Related campus links


Click here to view a complete list of Continuing Studies Music programs.