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Why Study Music Here

We have 10 million great reasons to study Music at Dalhousie, starting with the new Fountain School of Performing Arts which began on July 1, 2014. Here's a few more:

Experienced facultystudy with internationally recognized musicians and music scholars

Performance opportunitiesperform often, both individually and with ensembles

A range of study choices: there are lots of options to major or minor in music, or combine music within another program, or take an instrument as an elective

Peer support:  an active music student society provides social and academic support and community outreach

The best of both worlds:  experience a large, urban campus along with the personalized benefits of a small academic unit where everyone knows each other

Halifax:  be part of a vibrant musical city where you can catch live music — from Celtic to classical — nearly every night of the week. It's also home to Symphony Nova Scotia, the best small orchestra in Canada.