Music is a calling, and preparing for a life in music requires an unwavering desire to achieve mastery of one's craft. Music majors arrive on our campus with artistic desire, and leave with the skills and knowledge to begin a life in music. Studio lessons, recitals, chamber music, operas, and jazz combos form the nucleus of a performer's training at the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University.
Led by Dean Linda Berna, the Music Conservatory faculty includes more than 25 members of the Chicago Symphony and Lyric Opera Orchestras, Metropolitan and Lyric Opera stars, Grammy award-winning jazz artists, and other internationally-recognized professionals. Our teacher-artists provide their students with one-on-one instruction, technical expertise, and an inspiring love of music.
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
For nearly a century the Jacobs School of Music has educated and shaped the careers of countless performers, scholars, and music educators who are leaders in their respective fields around the globe. The more than 1,600 students who study at the Jacobs School of Music come from all 50 states and as many as 55 countries, and benefit from the intensity and focus of a world-class conservatory combined with the broad academic offerings of a major university.
In 2010, Mr. Clevernger joined the horn faculuty as an Adjunct Professor joining Professors Richard Seraphinoff, Jeff Nelsen, and Myron Bloom Together they run one of the most comprehensive musical training programs in the world. Renowned for their performances and pedagogy, the faculty share their immeasurable diversity of experience with every student. This makes attending Indiana University an exciting and enlightening experience.