With over a 100-year heritage at OSU, our program is committed to enrichment through
music education, performance and research for students from across the nation and
Why music at OSU?
The Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music is a community of artists, performers,
composers and scholars committed to preparing you for the professional world of music.
The music program at OSU provides you with the opportunity to develop artistically
while still being competitive in the profession, which prepares you for success in
your chosen music specialty.
Students graduate prepared to be successful in a wide variety of musical careers that
include performance, teaching, working in the music industry and beyond. Our graduates
enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields.
Teaching in public schools
University positions as faculty and conductors
Music industry/commercial artist
200more than 200 concerts, recitals, master classes, guest artist events and student
all open to the public
The Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music at OSU provides you with opportunities
to hone your skills and broaden your horizons as a musician through:
Participation in bands, choirs and/or orchestra
Interaction with renowned guest artists and clinicians
One-on-one private instruction with teachers
Touring opportunities with ensembles
Invited performances at various conventions
Courses to expect for this major include Music History, Music Theory, Large and Chamber
Ensembles, Opera, Jazz Studies and Marching Band Methods.