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 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)
8 weeks; Tue, Sep 26-Nov 14, 5:30-6:45pm  •  $110
6 weeks; Wed, Sep 27-Nov 1, 7-8:30pm  •  $115
8 weeks; Wed, Sep 27-Nov 15, 7-8:15pm  •  $150
8 weeks; Wed, Sep 27-Nov 15, 5:30-6:45pm  •  $150
8 weeks; Mon, Oct 2-Nov 20, 5:30-6:45pm  •  $150
5 weeks; Thu, Nov 2-Dec 14 and Tue, Dec 12, 5:30-7pm (no class Nov 16, Nov 23)  •  $135
8 weeks; Thu, Oct 12-Nov 30, 7-8:30pm, Masterclass; Wed, Dec 6, 7:15-9:15pm (no class Nov 23)  •  $205
4 weeks; Thu, Oct 12-Nov 2, 7:30-8:45pm  •  $60
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $185
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $215
Start anytime, complete within 1 year  •  $225
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.