Because Bluffton is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music and an All-Steinway School, you can be assured that you will receive a quality musical education. Bluffton's music department is unique from other liberal arts schools in that:  


* This major can be completed in 3 years.


For more information about our music programs, contact the music department.

Bluffton is an Ohio Music Educators Association
Corporate/Institutional Partner
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performing scholar


Auditions for up to $20,000 scholarships will be held through Feb. 25, 2019.  If you are a gifted musician with a GPA of at least 3.2 (or 22 ACT/1050 SAT) you are eligible for the Performing Scholar Scholarship.

performance groups

University Chorale

Opportunities to sing, play and act are open to all students, regardless of major or class rank. Auditions for most performance groups are held during the first week of fall semester. Credit is available for ensemble participation.
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ensemble scholarships

Concert band

In addition to scholarships for music majors, Bluffton offers a $1,000 scholarship to students majoring in another field who participate in music ensembles. >>> more about music scholarships