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The Department of Music at MSU Denver offers a variety of degrees and musical experiences, with a diverse curriculum that spans classical, jazz, and world music traditions.

Our internationally recognized faculty of performers and scholars teach with commitment and passion, focusing on the future success of every student.

The Kenneth King Academic and Performing Arts Center features state-of-the-art performance venues, practice rooms, theaters, and classrooms.

Located in the heart of downtown Denver, the Department of Music engages the most significant professional music organizations in the region through partnerships, internships, and residencies.


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Music at MSU Denver is proud to host the National Trumpet Competition March 23-25. Trumpet players from all over the world will gather to compete. There will also be a multitude of masterclasses, clinics, and concerts throughout the weekend.

The full schedule is available at www.nationaltrumpetcomp.org.

Friends of Music

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The Friends of Music at MSU Denver community transforms the lives of students by investing in their music education. By becoming a Friend of Music at MSU Denver, your generous contributions directly impact the success of our students through vital scholarship funding.

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