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

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 weeks, Tue, Oct 4-Nov 1, 5:30-7pm (no class Oct 18)  •  $60
Wed, Sep 7-Dec 7, 2:25-5:25pm  •  $385
5 weeks, Tue, 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
Thu, 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
Sat, 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
Online  •  $150
Online  •  $215
Online  •  $225, High school student $195
Online  •  $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.